Preventative Maintenance Technician (Manufacturing)

Job Title: Preventative Maintenance Technician (Manufacturing)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Trafford, Greater Manchester
Salary: Up to £30000 per annum + Excellent Contractual Benefits
Reference: J911357_1638544881
Contact Name: Kelly Newell
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 03, 2021 15:21

Job Description

Preventative Maintenance Technicians (FMCG & Packaging)

£30,000 + Competitive benefits package

Sunday - Thursday 6pm-2am


We have an exciting opportunity for TWO Preventative Maintenance Technicians to join our clients team based near Trafford Park, Manchester. These are permanent, full time positions, working 40 hours per week, Sunday-Thursday 6pm-2am.

The Preventative Maintenance Technician Role

In this role, you will make a valuable contribution towards reducing Engineering downtime to below 20% by identifying and addressing potential issues which will impact on equipment availability and efficiency prior to failure and providing working resolutions.

Key responsibilities as our Preventative Maintenance Technician will include:

Reducing or eliminating temporary fixes from production equipment, and purposely looking for these during maintenance

Ensuring all equipment is maintained to a safe condition and escalating any issues which cannot be resolved immediately to the Engineering Nightshift Co-Ordinator

Completing all weekly scheduled maintenance documentation correctly, accurately, and storeing them in the allocated location

Suggesting ways to improve maintenance and process

Having responsibility for carrying out weekly scheduled maintenance activities and repairing faults found when production demand / time allows

Escalating any outstanding issues and documenting them on the Preventative Maintenance sheet

Ensuring all equipment is in a safe condition to function, and any Health & Safety issues are addressed immediately

Addressing any potential equipment failures before they impact on production and cause downtime

Repairing any temporary fixes on equipment whilst carrying out weekly maintenance

Identifying repeat / premature failures on equipment and suggest improvements where necessary

Skills required as our Preventative Maintenance Technician

Time served Engineering Apprenticeship

A formal Engineering Qualification such as C&G, BTEC etc

Basic Electrical Knowledge

Person must be reliable, flexible, proactive, dependable and a team player with a positive attitude

Contractual Benefits of becoming our Preventative Maintenance Technician

Annual bonus scheme - Discretionary based on KPI's
All benefits associated with being a part employee owned business
Training and development
Health Shield - After 12 months service
Health checks (diabetes/blood pressure, stop smoking advice etc.)
Occupational health advice
Pension - company contribution in line with AE
Generous holiday entitlement
Company day holiday
Vouchers and wine at Christmas
Staff Discounted Shop
Free on-site car parking

To Apply

Please click on the link to apply.

I look forward to speaking with you.


Kelly Newell
Manufacturing Divisional Manager

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