Engineer Technician Plant Services

Technical Placements
£34,000 per annum
31 Jul 2017
31 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Engineering Plant Services Technician required for Day Shift in Birmingham. Our client is part of an International Company and world leader in packaging manufacturing and recycling. They are looking for an Plant Services Engineer / Technician to join their engineering team, working on days, supporting the operational functions of the Services Department of their large manufacturing plant.

Candidates will have ideally served an apprenticeship in mechanical or electrical trade, within a process environment, with associated qualifications (ONC/HNC/HND) and have experience within a previous technical engineering role.

Candidates might come from a power station, marine engineering, or similar heavy process industry environment

This position is Monday - Friday, 8-4.30 (option of 7-3.30 after probation period). Salary is base of £34196 + £975 annual standby payment.


To support the operational functions of the Services Department, comprising;

Maintenance of meter records
Operation of Compressed Air Systems
Operation of Air Conditioning Systems
Operation of Lifting Equipment
Operation of Factory Ventilation Systems

Provision of support for general site maintenance as directed by the Services Team Leader

To be able to cover the duties of absent members of the Services team as directed by the Services Team Leader comprising (amongst other duties) - Training will be provided on specialist equipment;

Operation of Boiler and Condensate systems

Operation of Gas Turbines

Maintenance of Fire Prevention/Control Systems

Operation of the Water Treatment Plant


The Technician must:

Be prepared to work in alone for at least part of the working day
Undertake work safely using the Work Order System
Be aware of the hazards associated with the plant and operate in such a way as to minimise risks of accidents
Communicate with the Services Team Leader and the Out of Hours operations cover personnel matters likely to impact on the availability of the Services process plant.
Be available to respond to the out of hours operations manager in respect of issues relating to the above plant.
Be available as directed by the Services Team Leader to be out of hours contact for other Services issues.

Candidates need to be computer literate, with good written and verbal communication skills, and have the ability to supply their technical skills to deliver a quality service.

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