Maintenance Technicians

Posted 16 May by Randstad Easy Apply

Maintenance Technician (With potential to develop into a Team Leader)

Grow your skills working for a recognised global brand in a challenging and quality driven manufacturing environment. We currently have opportunities for Maintenance Technicians to work in our client's factory in Peterlee on an on-going temporary basis, with the potential to develop your career into a stand in Team Leader position. With structured evaluations and performance reviews, our roles also offer opportunities for personal development and recognition in your role.

As a Maintenance Technician you will be required to carry out planned and breakdown maintenance on a wide range of equipment including:-

  • Automated Metal Cutting Equipment.
  • Robotic Welding Equipment
  • PLC Controlled Weld Manipulators
  • DC Tooling Equipment
  • Hydraulic Presses
  • Semi and Fully Automated Paint Plant
  • Overhead Cranes
  • Manual Welding Equipment

Suitable applicants will have:

  • Recognised electro/mechanical apprenticeship followed by a minimum of 2 years' experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Fault finding experience on Robotic and CNC machinery.
  • PLC knowledge advantageous.
  • General electrical installation skills and high standards of work.
  • Ability to work on your own initiative.
  • Previous experience leading / managing a team.
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills.
  • Ability to organise and prioritise.
  • You should be able to work a 3-shift system, and be prepared to work reasonable amounts of overtime as and when needed.


  • Recognised electro/mechanical apprenticeship followed by a minimum of 2 years' experience in a manufacturing environment.

As a Maintenance Technician you will receive:

  • Regular Performance Lead Bonus
  • Regular Performance reviews
  • Full induction and on-going training
  • Auto Pension scheme enrolment
  • Stand in team leader supplement of 15%

Normal working week is: is 36.5 hours, Monday to Friday between 8am and 8am on a 3 shift system.

Apply today to gain a foot in the door and further your career within an industry world leader.

"We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age".

Required skills

  • Recognised electrical apprenticeship followed by a minimum of 2 years experience in a manufacturing environment

Reference: 34853628

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