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Maintenance Technician Cardiff

Maintenance Technician Cardiff

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  • Sector:

    Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    £28000 - £31900 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sophie Roach

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Maintenance Technician

The Opportunity

Yolk Recruitment Public Sector & Not-for-Profit team has partnered with a large public sector organisation to recruit a Maintenance Technician to join their team. They are an extraordinary organisation based in Cardiff with a diverse workforce and inclusive culture.

You'll be joining a company full of passionate individuals, who take pride in their work and the business. In return, our dedicated teams are supported, encouraged, nurtured, developed, and rewarded.

You'll be joining a hardworking, supportive, and inclusive team and company who put the customer at the heart of everything they do and take pride in their work and their brand.

There will be opportunities for overtime with extra earnings on top of your salary and a company vehicle is provided.

What the Maintenance Technician will be doing

The ideal Maintenance Technician you will be responsible for maintaining all waste asset types including waste water treatment works, sewage pumping stations, and equipment on our AAD plant.

  • Carry out scheduled planned maintenance work on mechanical equipment related to the AAD plant in compliance with company procedures to minimise plant breakdowns.
  • Investigate the nature of plant failures and subsequently carry out repairs as quickly and efficiently as possible to avoid interruptions to the AAD process and waste water treatment works.
  • Install, refurbish, and commission mechanical plant to specification and on time.
  • Read and interpret engineering drawings of various plants to ensure correct tolerance and fits are maintained for efficient plant operation.
  • Maintain a general knowledge of the water treatment process and the AAD plant to enable an accurate and speedy assessment of problems and their consequential results.

What the successful Maintenance Technician will bring to the team

This role is suitable for someone who has.

  • Recognised apprenticeship in mechanical engineering, City & Guilds or ONC in mechanical engineering, or relevant experience in a similar role.
  • Driving license.
  • Ability to work alone and as a member of a team.
  • IT literate in Microsoft Office applications.
  • Specific knowledge of chemical dosing systems, rotating machinery, hydraulics and pneumatics, and various pumps would be advantageous.

Here's What You'll Get in Return

The successful Maintenance Technician will be rewarded with:

  • Salary between £28,100 - £31,900 DOE
  • Annual bonus
  • Full training and development
  • Enhanced employer pension contributions
  • Reduction on gym memberships and high street shopping

Think this one's for you

If you think this Maintenance Technician opportunity is for you then apply online.

Yolk Public Sector & Not-for-Profit team works with organisations across the UK to fulfil their recruitment needs and to achieve their D&I objectives. We recruit temporary, contract and permanent hires for 1 off specialist needs or for volume campaigns. We support our applicants to navigate the public sector recruitment processes and secure their dream jobs.

Yolk Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and embraces diversity in our workforce. We employ the best people for the job at hand and actively encourage applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of gender, age, race, religion, sexual orientation, disability, educational background, parental status, gender identity or any other protected characteristic. We champion and celebrate diversity at Yolk allowing our team to bring their whole selves to work.

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