Engineering technician in Caerphilly

  • Sector: FMCG
  • Location: Caerphilly
  • Salary: £30000 - £32300 per annum
  • Type: Permanent

Full-time Permanent
£32,300 a year
Engineering Technician

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.
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