Maintenance Technician


Job Details


Head office - Warehouse/ Distribution

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


26,000 Per Annum

Closing Date

31/10/2019 23:00

Role Purpose

Duties to include: Preventive maintenance of machinery and equipment as well as responding to emergency machine breakdowns in the operation. Keeping ‘down-time’ to an absolute minimum.

Overhaul and repair of machines and equipment. Ensuring machines and equipment are safe and working efficiently.

Apply the same principles to the office environment

Responsibilities & Accountabilities:

  • Ensure all machinery is safe and fit for purpose
  • To collate the spares list and ensure replenishment as required
  • Review and advise on engineering requirements
  • Working with single phase/three phase electrical circuits
  • Overhaul and upkeep and repair of all machinery including;

Carpet cutting machinery/Conveyor & sortation systems/ Tube winding equip

  • Actively promote safe working practices
  • Work with and coordinate contractors
  • Undertake repairs and servicing to the highest standard in accordance with the needs of the business
  • Effective Communication – Keeping management and relevant parties aware of impending problems and seeking advice and assistance when required
  • Statutory checks on site services and procedures
  • To ensure all work required is completed accurately, efficiently and as set out in the company procedures, processes and policies
  • Carrying out general site maintenance and repairs as and when required
  • Respond to out of hours call-outs as required on a rosta basis

Any other reasonable duty as required

What you’ll need:

  • Self-motivated and able to act on own initiative
  • Must have formal qualification in the relevant trade
  • Good communication skills
  • Systematic approach to problem solving
  • The ability to work as part of a team
  • Bags of enthusiasm
  • A good understanding of electrics / mechanics / pneumatics and welding