Senior Maintenance Technician/Team Leader job at Zenith People

Senior Maintenance Engineer/Team Leader

Posted 2 weeks ago

Zenith People are working with our client who operate within the Fast Moving Manufacturing Sector and are based in the North East.  They are looking to recruit an experienced Senior Maintenance Engineer/Team Leader on a permanent basis.  This is new role so would be ideal for an experienced, Senior Maintenance Technician looking to develop their career and move into a Team Leader Role.

Working as part of the Site Maintenance Team you will be responsible for undertaking all maintenance activities within the plant to ensure that all Plant Equipment runs efficiently.

2 Shift Pattern initially with the potential to move to a 3 shift pattern – Earlies/Backs/Nights


The role responsibilities:

  • Offering Technical Support to your team/other Maintenance Technicians and assisting with their further development.
  • Involvement in new programs and processes including assessment of machine installations and modifications.
  • Offering PLC Support across all shifts ensuring programs are correctly booked up and stored correctly in library with sign in/out protocol.
  • Carry out reactive, planned, preventative and predictive maintenance tasks on plant equipment
  • Maintain and improve Site PPM schedule
  • Maintain and increase Plant Availability
  • To assist in installation and commissioning of new equipment
  • Take ownership of continuous improvement activities to achieve results
  • Supporting both external and internal customers


The person we’re looking for:

  • Minimum of 2 Years post qualified experience gained within a high – volume manufacturing environment
  • Experience of Fault Finding and Root Cause Analysis
  • Experience with robotic systems
  • Qualified to HNC Level in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • IEE Regs (18th Edition)
  • Electrical inspection and testing 2391 – 52
  • Fully Time Served Maintenance Technician


By applying for this opportunity, you agree that Zenith People Ltd may share your details with the end client at the shortlist stage. If you have the relevant skills and the drive to enhance your career, we would love to speak with you. Apply now or give us a call – 0191 428 6444.

Job Features

Job CategoryEngineering and Manufacturing
Salary£42,000 - £43,000

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