Lead Mechanical Technician (Days)

Salary: £40,000 pa

Industry: Chemical

Job Type: Permanent

Location: North West

Reference: 28731-ch

Expiration date: 17 April 2018


Our client is a leading, long established chemical manufacturer working on a number of product lines. Due to expansion they are looking for a Lead Mechanical Technician to join their site wide Maintenance Team.

Roles and Responsibilities:
Key Responsibilities will include:-

  • Ensuring the site complies with all relevant regulations, policies and procedures.
  • Adhering to critical SHE procedures and policies.
  • Coordinating with other engineering disciplines and contractors to deliver effective maintenance and engineering service.
  • Assuring high level of plant availability within budget.
  • Maintaining high standard of work including preparation and maintaining associated documentation.
  • Providing cover for callouts and emergencies.
  • Liaising with Project Managers to ensure there is maintenance input to plant development projects.
  • Identifying critical stores and spares management.
  • Supporting staffs development through mentoring, training and reviews

Person Specification:
You will be:-

  • Able to lead small teams.
  • Effectively use administrative support and electronic systems to support maintenance work.
  • Good problem solving and troubleshooting skills.
  • Hands-on support to less experienced team members.
  • Take a lead on engineering improvement projects.
  • Demonstrable technical competency.
  • Good problem solving skills.