Mechanical Maintenance Technician

Salary negotiable
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Mechanical Maintenance Technician – Permanent – Chemicals - £Salary + Benefits – Staffordshire

Our client has Top tier COMAH regulated chemical manufacturing site based in Staffordshire and they are seeking for a Mechanical Maintenance Technician on a permanent staff basis.


  • Ensure all health, safety and environmental regulations are followed at all times and maintain systems of work.
  • Undertake all installation and servicing of equipment as directed.
  • Provide technical support for mechanical equipment on sire, where appropriate, represent the company in dealing with consultants and suppliers.
  • Perform specialist repairs and conduct fault diagnosis where appropriate.Support site operations for essential maintenance of plant systems.
  • Effective repairs to improve safety aspects, and equipment efficiencies, as directed.Report immediately any matter affects safety, efficient or the security of the plant or site.Follow maintenance schedules as laid down.
  • Evaluate the status of existing site critical equipment, produce reports and make recommendations where appropriate.
  • Record the usage of all spare parts against plant and equipment records.
  • Carry out rotational team leader’s role to enable good communications and organisational requirements of maintenance and contract personnel on a daily basis.Carry out unscheduled out of hours when required, to meet operational demands.
  • Provide emergency call out cover on rotational basis, during evenings and over weekends.Participate in site safety and training requirements.
  • Participate in audits and inspections.Participate on internal reliability teams when required to diagnosis repeat failure modes.Act as a focal point for ordering consumables.
  • Accept any additional duties as may be reasonable required

Person Specifications:

  • Practical experience of mechanical maintenance.
  • Relevant engineering qualification or equivalent.Ideally experience of either chemical, COMAH, petrochemical or highly hazardous environments.
  • Ideally experience of forklift truck licence or equivalent.