Facilities Maintenance Technician

3+ months agoNorthampton, United Kingdom

We are currently looking for a number of Facilities Maintenance Technicians to join our brand-new state of the art Logistics Centre in Daventry. Cummins UK Logistics Centre is a brand new 430,000 sqft state of the art Warehouse located in Daventry. This warehouse services both manufacturing and aftermarket sales sites across the UK & Europe.

Reporting to the Facilities Supervisor, working in a rotational shift pattern consisting of an early and late shift, you will be able to undertake a full range of facilities maintenance duties, incorporating plant breakdowns, preventative maintenance and installations.

In this role, you will make an impact in (but are not limited to) the following:

  • Carry out Electrical installations and replace electrical components on various systems
  • Plan and provide preventative maintenance and improvement of our equipment throughout site
  • Proactively work to resolve any electrical and mechanical breakdown issues, along with presenting solutions to any continuous problems
  • Carry out risk assessments within all areas of the plant in order to ensure safe working methods and environment (compiling and auditing)
  • Raising requisitions for equipment spares in line with company cost, quality and delivery requirements and submit to supervisor for approval
  • Prepare, read and understand mechanical and electrical drawings
  • Working alongside other Technicians and occasionally mentoring apprentices

To be successful in this role, you will need;
  • Experience in PPMs
  • Experience working within a warehouse environment
  • Experience working at heights
  • Experience in fault finding
  • Recognised four-year Apprenticeship
  • Flexible, approachable and strong work ethic
  • Willing to learn new skills and take on new responsibilities

Advantageous experience;
  • Sprinkler systems for fault finding, repairs & PPM
  • Conveyor systems for fault finding, repairs & PPM
  • HVAC systems for fault finding & minor repairs.
  • Roller doors and dock levellers for fault finding & minor repairs
  • Electrical installations with NVQ Level 3 in Electrotechnical Services Electrical Installation - or equivalent
  • Small plumbing works

Compensation and Benefits:
  • Salary negotiable depending on experience and qualifications (late shift will attract a premium rate)
  • Defined contribution pension scheme
  • Annual bonus plan (based upon company performance)
  • Assisted BUPA Membership
  • Health cash plan - support towards medical, optical and dental costs
  • Life assurance
  • 25 days annual leave plus public holidays