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Mechanical Maintenance Technician

Location:
Skelmersdale
Company:
Viridor

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At Viridor, we’re one of the UK’s leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies. We put waste into action, transforming it into high quality recyclables, raw materials and energy and are at the forefront of the UK’s green economy. We’re undergoing rapid change and development which provides opportunities for those who are seeking a role to make their mark and drive forward a best in class performance.

We are now looking to recruit a Mechanical Maintenance Technician to join our team in Skelmersdale, working 38.5 hours a week on a 4 on 4 off shift pattern, with 50% nights.

The Role:

The Mechanical Maintenance Technician will be responsible for delivering the Planned Maintenance (PM) schedules as defined by the site maintenance plans, working to a high standard and in a cost-effective manner.

The Mechanical Maintenance Technician will also be responsible for planning, organising and undertaking corrective and reactive work and be responsible for delivering improvement projects leading to increased plant reliability and cost reduction.

You will also undertake assessments of malfunctioning equipment and provide advice to the site management team to assist and influence decision making. You will contribute to problem solving workshops, providing engineering expertise to identify root causes of failures and subsequent improvement actions.

Our ideal Mechanical Maintenance Technician:

  • Completed apprenticeship (NVQ Level 3) in appropriate engineering discipline
  • HNC, City & Guilds or equivalent in a relevant discipline
  • Experience working within a processing, manufacturing or similar environment
  • Awareness of Environmental, Health & Safety regulations and their impacts
  • Computer literate and familiar with Microsoft office systems
  • Good understanding of a proactive maintenance strategy and condition monitoring
  • Knowledge of CMMS systems, purpose and functionality
  • Knowledge of Mechanical systems and safety
  • Specific waste industry experience, MRF / MPT / Polymers would be advantageous

Rewards and Benefits:

In return for your hard work as our Mechanical Maintenance Technician, we can offer a competitive salary plus shift allowance and benefits including an enchanced pension scheme, optional healthcare and a range of flexible benefits.

If you want to work within a team-orientated and collaborative environment, for a company that strives to be environmentally, socially and economically sustainable, click apply.

To view the role profile, which outlines the person specifiation and full list of responsibilities, please click here.

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