Production Technician - Electrical and Mechanical available

Location: Newport, Wales
Salary: £36k - 37.5k per year + Overtime
Reference: 36200
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PRODUCTION TECHNICIAN (Electrical & Mechanical bias)

NEWPORT

PERMANENT - CONTINENTAL SHIFTS - 7am till 7pm & 7pm till 7am

 

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are looking to recruit Production Technicians for their client, a specialist manufacturer based in Newport, South Wales.

 

Position Summary:

Responsibility for running and upkeep of machinery and equipment. To ensure all machinery and equipment is running efficiently, checked and maintained within laid down specifications. To achieve production targets in accordance with daily/weekly manufacturing plan.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that all equipment is maintained in a safe and reliable condition
  • Carry out and record any periodic PPM checks which have been allocated and for which he/she is competent
  • Carry out any mechanical and/or electrical and/or setting work within factory (within the scope of competence) including any work as may be required in any unit
  • To assist in any training of other Production Technicians and to attend any training courses deemed necessary to enhance skill level
  • Ensure safe working practices at all times and adhere to any department rules and regulations
  • To be responsible for control of all machine settings
  • Inform Management of any occurrence or foreseeable occurrence likely to cause a breakdown
  • To set equipment to required standard i.e. to obtain optimum conditions to achieve cycle times and quality standards
  • To ensure wastage of material is kept to a minimum
  • To ensure that all relevant procedures are carried out in accordance with company conformance to ISO 9001

 

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Numeracy, Literacy & PC literacy skills
  • NVQ level 2 or equivalent qualification in processing and 2 - 3 years' experience in a similar role
  • Travel as required

 

In addition for an Electrical Bias Technician:

  • Experience of bespoke automation / assembly equipment (HVL / HSL)
  • Servo control systems & programming.
  • The use of computer aided diagnostic equipment for fault location & elimination.
  • Plastics machinery experience, electronics & control systems.
  • Electrical installation & commissioning skills.
  • HNC or Formal electrical apprenticeship with city & guilds / BTEC qualification.
  • Up to date regulatory certification.

 

In addition for a Mechanical Bias Technician:

  • Intimate knowledge of hydraulics & pneumatics.
  • Fabrication abilities & skills.
  • Schematics, data & technical drawing knowledge.
  • Mechanical installation & commissioning skills.
  • HNC or Formal mechanical apprenticeship, with city & guilds / BTEC qualification.
  • Basic electrical competency.
  • Up to date regulatory certification.

 

 

Remuneration Package

  • Salary £36-37.5k
  • Overtime available at x1.5 and x2
  • Pension - +2% increase on employees' contribution up to 8% capped
  • Private health care
  • Overtime
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Option to buy and sell holidays
  • X4 death in service
  • Employee assistance program
  • 23 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays

 

To Apply please follow the application process for the site this job is advertised on or email your CV to Rachel.Sheehy@hawk-3.com. By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. To view our full Privacy Policy please visit our website.

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future