Mechanical Maintenance Technician
Starting salary commensurate with experience and qualifications
This role is office based in Kilwaughter, Larne
We have an exciting opportunity for a technically strong Mechanical Maintenance Technician to join our Engineering team. Working as part of our highly trained and experienced Engineering team, our technicians play an essential role to ensure that our production plant operates daily by; conducting planned preventative maintenance and responding to emergency break downs in a fast-paced manufacturing plant.
Take responsibility for health, safety, and well-being to deliver a safety-first culture
Bring a root cause-based mindset and culture to deliver high quality solutions
Undertake repairs, servicing, and maintenance of a wide range of production plant and machinery to the highest standard with work requests and pre-determine specifications
Design, promote and carry out preventative maintenance
Fault finding, testing and the removal or adjustment of existing fittings, fixtures, and parts
Assist the Maintenance Engineer to ensure that adequate stock levels are maintained for all spare part lists and ensure that all necessary records are completed accurately.
Adhere to existing working practices, methods, procedures, undertake relevant training and development activities and to respond positively to new and alternative systems.
Maintain collaborative working practices, building strong relationships with all internal stakeholders. Work closely with Production to prioritise daily workload and plant maintenance
Manage breakdowns with urgency to minimise downtime, working outside of core hours, unprompted with the wider team where valuable to do so
Own a high-quality preventative maintenance schedule to reduce downtime, and achieve optimal levels of capacity and efficiency
Have the ability and confidence to make pragmatic decisions using knowledge, experience and judgement
Demonstrate resiliency and ambition to build and drive long term engineering excellence
Act as an ambassador for our company values and adhere to all company policies and procedures
Kilwaughter Minerals Limited
PERSON SPECIFICATION November 2023
Job Title: Mechanical Maintenance Technician
Skills and Competences
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
Strong influencing skills with ability to influence upwards, downwards and laterally
Computer literate with Microsoft Office suite