Lead Maintenance Technician

Location County Antrim, County Antrim
Job Type Permanent
Salary £30000 - £40000.00 per annum + Pension, benefits
Published about 1 year ago
Contact Patrick Moore
Job Ref PM236

Job Description

Lead Maintenance Technician

Location: County Antrim

Working hours: 24/7 shift pattern - 40 hours per week

Salary: 27-30k depending on experience plus 30% shift allowance

My client is a leading, global, technical engineering firm who produce hi spec components for the automotive industry and a position has arisen for a Lead Technician within the maintenance department.

Reporting to: Maintenance Supervisor

The role

  • Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, the successful candidate will be responsible for managing technical support resources and activities within manufacturing and maintenance environment.
  • The successful candidate will be expected to ensure optimum performance of process equipment and technical assets so that company's, customer and quality requirements are met.
  • You must demonstrate an ability to lead, motivate and manage team performance and be pro-active in developing your team.
  • Strong communication skills and cross department cooperation are an essential function of this position.
  • To maintain and develop documentation & records including technical documents & reports in line with TS16949 requirements
  • To assist with investigation and troubleshooting of technical problems
  • To conduct specialist continuous improvement projects as requested.
  • To liaise with technical specialists such as machine suppliers

Essential Criteria

  • You must have 5 years technical experience in maintenance, automation, programming, fault finding and product analysis.
  • Qualified to HNC/HND in (Electronic / Mechanical / Electrical Engineering) and be able to demonstrate the ability to work on your own initiative, identify projects and develop systems for continuous improvement.

Desirable criteria

  • Previous experience as a lead maintenance role in a similar manufacturing environment would be advantageous.

For more information or to discuss in total confidence please contact Patrick Moore on 02890 323333