Mechanical Technician - Shift

Location: Gloucestershire

Salary: £13 per hour

Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 01/05/2021

Mechanical Technician – Shift

In this great new role you will be involved in ensuring a new production line is running efficiently, ensuring down time is kept to a minimum whilst assisting assembly staff with any issues. You will be a motivated team player, committed to total quality and would preferably have experience in a similar high volume manufacturing environment. This role would suit individuals who enjoy working with new technolgies and who are comfortable using a variety of hand tools. Full training will be provided.

Mechanical Technician – Shift Responsibilities

  • To be responsible for the setting, checking and calibration of all gauging equipment within a cell.
  • To be responsible for the startup, re setting, running and shutdown of all machines in a cell, including fixtures, tooling (including ordering) and all work handling equipment
  • To be responsible for the training of operators within a cell and ensuring sign-off against training plans.
  • To allocate daily tasks to operators within a cell to ensure output targets are achieved in line with quality and health and safety standards.
  • To ensure effective day by day communication to all operators within a cell with regard to output targets, performance, achievement against MOP’s, and issues affecting quality.
  • To be responsible for the generation, collation and publication of MOP’s data.
  • To be accountable for the quality of parts processed by ensuring that quality procedures are adhered to, and any quality problems are identified and reacted to promptly.
  • To assist in the development and implementation of process improvement activities.
  • To be responsible for ensuring effective material flow including the receipt, handling, storage and delivery of all materials to and from, and within a cell.
  • To be responsible for ensuring first line maintenance of all plant and machinery within a cell (including coolants and filtration).
  • Supports the communicating to the organisation the importance of meeting customer as well as statutory and regulatory requirements
  • Escalates any customer quality concern immediately upon identification, with their respective Quality team

Mechancial Technician – Shift Attributes

  • Self-motivated and have a strong and flexible attitude towards work
  • Ability to stay calm in high stress situations
  • Ability to communicate at all levels
  • Team Orientated
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work under pressure and to deadline when required
  • The ability to prioritise and organise own workload
  • Health and Safety awareness
  • Treat work colleagues with respect. (Equality and Diversity)

Mechancial Technician – Shift – Working pattern

Fortnight rotation, Monday to Friday 0600 – 1400, 1400 – 2200, 2200 – 0600

£13 per hour

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Salary£13 per hour
Job ReferenceRE-MT248924
Contract TypePermanent
Closing Date01/05/2021
Regional OfficeCheltenham
Date Posted24/04/2021

To discuss this position further please contact:

Chris Rooum

Head of Professional Services


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