Engineering technician in Caerphilly
- Sector: FMCG
- Location: Caerphilly
- Salary: £30000 - £32300 per annum
- Type: Permanent
£32,300 a year
A number of electrical and mechanical technician roles are now available within a large, well known and established food manufacturing company who has recently undergone expansion due to new contracts. The Company is a leader in their field and a stable employer so this is an excellent time to join as the business is optimistic about future growth potential and profitability. As a maintenance technician you will be expected to maintain and repair food production / manufacturing equipment. Further duties will include weekend preventative maintenance on a wide variety of equipment and machinery.
To be successful in your application for a maintenance technician you will need the following:
Time served mechanical or electrical apprenticeship.
For the Mechanical Technician roles experience in mechanical fitting of gearboxes, pumps etc, knowledge of hydraulic and pneumatic systems, capability of turning, milling, general machining and fabrication is desired.
For the Electrical Technician roles, extensive electrical engineering experience including working with PLCs coupled to HMI's, motor control systems (Servo, Inverters) and 3 phase equipment is required.
Experience of Working within the food industry would be advantageous but full training will be given to the right applicants.
In return the maintenance technician will receive a basic salary of £32,300 per annum. (Minimum average earnings with overtime is circa £35,000 per annum) 5% employers pension contribution. 21 days paid leave (Rising to 25 days after 4 years service) plus Bank Holidays. 40 minutes paid break per 8 hr shift. £100 tool allowance per annum.
Working 8 hour shifts on a 3-shift system initially (Nights-Afternoons-Days rotating) but then moving to a 4-shift system as soon as the vacancies are filled. (Nights-Afternoons-Days plus 1 weekend followed by a week off rotating. Work 3 weeks on-1 week off.
If this sounds like your next exciting role please apply now.