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  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Engineering & Technical

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40000 - £42000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Andy Jones

  • Email:

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    14 July 2024

Job Title: Mechanical Maintenance Technician

Location: Blackwood, South Wales

Salary: Circa 40,000 rising to £42,000 within 6-12 months

Hours: 37.5 hours per week, 3 shift pattern

Yolk recruitment are working with a leading manufacturer of packaging products, such as boxes, trays, and containers. They have been in business for over 50 years and have a strong reputation for quality and customer service. The company is committed to providing a safe and healthy working environment for all of its employees.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the maintenance of all plant and equipment at the company's Blackwood facility. This includes preventive maintenance, corrective maintenance, and predictive maintenance.
  • Ensure that all maintenance work is carried out in a safe and efficient manner. This includes following all safety procedures and using the proper tools and equipment.
  • Liaise with other departments, such as production and engineering, to ensure that maintenance requirements are met. This includes communicating with other departments about maintenance needs, coordinating maintenance schedules, and resolving any issues that arise.
  • Maintain records of all maintenance work carried out. This includes keeping records of work orders, parts used, and labour hours.
  • Ensure that all health and safety regulations are adhered to. This includes following all safety procedures, using the proper personal protective equipment (PPE), and conducting regular safety inspections.

Skills and Experience:

  • NVQ Level 3 in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • Experience of working in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience of using PLCs and other control systems
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

About the Company:

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please send your CV and a covering letter to Andy Jones at Yolk Recruitment,

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