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Wallsend, England, North East

Mechanical Maintenance Technician


Kinetic Recruitment are currently looking for an experienced Mechanical Maintenance Technician to join a Maintenance Department within a fast-paced Engineering company. As Mechanical Maintenance Technician your job will require you to ensure the plant and machinery across the site are available and reliable at all times. The successful candidate will need to assist in the reduction of plant downtime, SMED, continuous improvement initiatives, health and safety and project work. Principal accountabilities shall include; To carry out planned maintenance to the required standard. To carry out reactive maintenance when required To be able to coordinate and cooperate with production supervision on a day to day basis, to ensure the smooth running and availability of plant and equipment Continuous promotion of best H&S practise To proactively help reduce function accident statistics Essential Skills; Set up and adjust machines, processes and equipment using SMED Fit and assemble metal parts, tools or sub-assemblies, including welding Cut, thread, bend and install hydraulic and pneumatic pipes and lines Dismantle faulty equipment and assemblies and repair or replace defective parts Experience working effectively within a team in a manufacturing environment This role is on a 2 shift rotation 6am-2pm/ 2pm-10pm Candidates must have similar experience If you are interested in this role, click APPLY NOW. Kinetic plc is a Recruitment Consultancy with over 30 years' experience delivering staffing solutions to the engineering, manufacturing and technical industries. Kinetic plc treats all applications confidentially and we review all submissions. Those that do not meet the specification may not be contacted but their CV retained to be considered against future opportunities.