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Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician

Location Desford, United Kingdom
Date Posted
Contract Type Full time
Job Type Regular
Requisition ID R0000172502

Career Area:

Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Job Description:

Job Title:  Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician

Salary: starting £29,843 progressing to £33,080 when triggers are met + shift premium Afternoons 20% and Nights 27%

Contract: Permanent

Benefits: 27 days annual leave + bank holidays, Share Scheme (50% Company Matched), Contributory Pension Scheme (Contribution double by Company up to 10%), Free Car Parking, Caterpillar Advantage website (discounts & offers)

Location: Desford, Leicestershire

Hours: Full Time - 37.50 – multi-shift: Days Mon - Thur 06:30 – 15:00, Fri 06:30 – 12:00, Afternoons Mon - Wed 13:30 – 23:30, Nights Mon – Thu 21:00 - 07:00

Travel: Not required

Relocation/Sponsorship: Not supported with this role

Closing Date: 9 December

Job Reference: R0000151015

At Caterpillar, we are committed to a diverse and inclusive environment that values and respects the unique talents, experiences and viewpoints of our global employees. Our vision is to continually develop the Best Team to build innovative solutions for our global customers, deliver superior results for our stockholders and positively impact the people and communities we serve.

Building Construction Products at Leicester is dedicated to the assembly of small construction machines, typically used on building and construction sites - Backhoe Loaders and Compact Wheel Loaders. Founded in 1952, Leicester was the first venture by Caterpillar, outside the United States. The Caterpillar Building Construction Products' fabrication facility at Stockton uses the latest technology to cut, weld and machine all the major structures for use at its assembly plant at Leicester.

As a Maintenance Technician you will be providing maintenance support to the facility, we are looking for a multi skilled craftsmen, (either bias) who has experience working in an industrial / manufacturing environment.

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

- Maintaining equipment and using a computerised maintenance system

- Responding to equipment breakdowns and completing repairs to equipment

- Troubleshoot and correct malfunctions on industrial/assembly equipment, machinery and building      as required

- Perform preventative maintenance as per schedules

- Order replacement parts and stocks

- Undertake training/further learning as required

NB. The panel cannot make assumptions when shortlisting therefore please demonstrate your qualifications and experience on your CV relevant to the criteria outlined.

Skills, experience & qualifications you will have;

- Established experience as a Maintenance Technician in an industrial manufacturing environment

- Accredited apprenticeship

- Multi-skilled in both electrical & mechanical functions will be preferred

- Be self-motivated and have the ability to work on your own initiative

- Work closely with others is imperative, requiring team participation to achieve the agreed objectives

- Fully flexible approach to the job role and responsibilities

- Strong communication, interpersonal and organization skills

- The ability to read, comprehend and follow verbal and written instructions/procedures

- Good problem solving skills, necessary to get to the root cause of issues

- Willing to work a multi-shift system

Skills, experience & qualifications you may have;

- Experience in using PLC based systems would be an advantage.

- DC/AC drives

- Experience on automated equipment a major advantage.

We are a Disability Confident Committed Employer

Pending the number of applications, the criteria for the position may be enhanced to facilitate shortlisting.

Caterpillar is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO).

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