Thermoforming Maintenance Technician – Day Shift

2020-06-28 19:31:442020-11-10 Asset Appointments
Job Type Permanent Full Time
Location South Durham
Area County Durham, England County Durham England South Durham
Sector Engineering & Manufacturing
Salary Up to 45k + Benefits
Currency GBP
Start Date ASAP
Advertiser remoteapi
Job Ref AATR 126
Job Views 619
Thermoforming Maintenance Technician – Day Shift
Competitive Package, Commensurate with Experience and Expectations
Our Client is a well-established Global Manufacturing Business and world leader in their field.
This role represents an excellent career opportunity for an experienced Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician with demonstrable experience of maintaining Thermoforming Machines and associated/ancillary equipment (Primarily on a Day Shift Basis). You will be seeking a rewarding and challenging career move within a respected company and a secure sector (essential business designation during the pandemic). The role may offer development/progression opportunities for the right candidate.
You will be responsible for carrying out mechanically biased preventative and reactive maintenance on a range of plastics manufacturing related machinery and ancillary equipment, with Thermoforming Machines being the primary responsibility. Other mechanical and electrical maintenance responsibilities will revolve around Granulators, Chillers, Compressors, Vacuum Pumps, and Extraction Systems, and will utilise Knowledge of Electronic Systems, including Servos.  The ability to fault finding and rectify on PLCs would be advantageous. 
Planned preventative and reactive maintenance, primarily of Thermoforming Machines, as well as associated ancillary equipment, including Chillers; Compressors; Vacuum Pumps and Granulators and Extraction Systems.
Fault finding and rectification of PLCs 
Mechanical fault finding and rectification  
Installation of Machinery and plant
Adhering to planned maintenance system and maintaining accurate records 
Maintaining a high level of general housekeeping
Essential Experience:
Preferably qualified to HND/HNC or similar in Engineering/Time served/apprenticed)
Demonstrable experience of working with/maintaining Thermoforming Machines and associated/ancillary equipment.
Demonstrable experience of maintaining Mechanical, Electrical and Electronic systems, 
Ability to work unsupervised under own initiative
Able to work effectively to deadlines
Desirable, but NOT essential:
Desire and ability to develop into a supervisory management role
Experience of maintaining Thermoforming Machines and associated ancillary equipment
Experience of maintaining extrusion machines and other Plastics related machinery and ancillary equipment.
Experience of PLC fault finding and rectification (preferably Siemens S7) 
PLC fault finding and rectification on Fanuc; Mitsubishi or Omron controllers
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