Maintenance Fitter

Buxton, High Peak

£31,227 - £41,000 per year

Permanent, Full Time

16th April 2024

We’re looking for an experienced Maintenance Fitter to join a leading engineering and manufacturing company at their site based in Buxton, High Peak.

This role involves maintaining high-speed semi-automated equipment used in the production of components for the automotive industry.

What’s on offer?

  • £31,227 – £41,000 per year
  • Rotating shifts
  • 6:00am – 2:00pm / 2:00pm – 10:00pm / 10:00pm – 6:00am
  • Overtime available (paid at enhanced rate)
  • 28 days holiday

What will you be doing as a Maintenance Fitter?

  • Performing routine maintenance on high-speed semi-automated equipment
  • Diagnosing and troubleshooting equipment malfunctions, including electrical, mechanical, and hydraulic issues
  • Repairing or replacing defective parts, components, or systems, ensuring minimal downtime and maximum efficiency
  • Conducting preventive maintenance tasks to ensure equipment operates at optimal levels
  • Collaborating with production teams to schedule maintenance activities that minimise disruption to production schedules
  • Documenting maintenance activities, including repairs, replacements, and preventive maintenance tasks
  • Maintaining a clean and organised work area, ensuring tools and equipment are properly stored and maintained
  • Adhering to safety protocols and regulations
  • Participating in training programs to stay updated on new technologies and maintenance techniques
  • Assisting in the development and implementation of maintenance procedures and protocols to improve equipment performance and reliability

What do you need?

  • A mechanical/technical background
  • Competence with maintaining automates pneumatic and cam-driven assembly equipment
  • Experienced in operating in a busy manufacturing environment
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • A basic level of computer literacy
  • NVQ Level 3 qualified or equivalent (desirable)
  • Time served as an apprentice (desirable)

If you have a strong mechanical aptitude and a keen eye for detail, this could be the perfect role for you. Apply today for consideration or speak with Gail at KPJ Group for more information on 01457 861511.

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