Maintenance Technician – Continental Shifts

Doncasters Precision Castings - Deritend

Working on a continental shift pattern, you will be a ‘hands-on’ Maintenance Technician with the ability to apply your previous Engineering background and experience to achieve the very highest levels of plant maintenance on a wide variety of Plant, Equipment and Facilities. You will work both individually and as part of a friendly organised team in fast moving / production environment

Carrying out hands-on repairs in a safe and conscientious manner to all aspects of the production equipment
Prioritise workload to sustain output
Carrying out proactive maintenance and facility activity reporting back on any abnormalities and possible improvements
Proactively Determine Faults and where required contact OEMS for technical support to determine route cause and resolution actions
Review issues, obtain quotes and submit to supervision for order processing
Carry out Planned Maintenance Tasks and input to CMMS
Utilise the CMMS as required by the Business
Communicating effectively with a range of groups and individuals at all levels
To develop themselves to a professional standard, and a sound technical understanding of the process and plant employed.
To ensure that all company policies and procedures are complied with
Ensure the maintenance of a safe and healthy working environment for all staff
Any other duties that may be reasonably required by the business.

Assist effective implementation of Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) management systems within any Business Improvement; Continuous Improvement and Special Project activities across DPC – D.
Support HSE policy implementation, objectives, targets and management programmes.
Ensure that any procurement of new plant, equipment, process or materials supplied meet all legal obligations and internal standards.
Liaise with the HSE team for specific guidance on variation the current and existing standard elements of OHSAS 18001 and ISO 14001 standards and certification.
Ensure that that all associated HSE documentation including risk assessments, safe systems of work, method statements, change management documentation (PESHR) and mandatory and statutory records are carried out where required.
Ensure that all contracts and sub-contractors are proven competent and capable of carrying out their tasks safely using prescribed Safe Systems of Work identified through the use of Risk Assessments and Method Statements.
Support and promote a Health & Safety culture by complying with all aspects of HSE policy and procedures including ensuring that Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) requirements are adhered to at all times.

Self-motivated and innovative in their approach to reactive and planned maintenance tasks whilst working to the highest standards of Health & Safety
Being adaptable and flexible to suit the business requirements
Strong communication skills
High level of enthusiasm and personal drive
Carrying out maintenance tasks working from cradle to grave to completion
Able to work individually or as part of a team
Computer / PC Literacy

Experience with Permit to Work systems and LOTO procedures
Time Served, apprentice trained multiskilled Engineer
Multi skilled with Electrical/Mechanical bias, practically and theoretically
Fault Finding and rectification of Mechanical and Electrical Plant and equipment
Previous experience of working in a production environment
Proven knowledge of equipment such as Hydraulic, Pneumatic, Drives, Temperature controls & Vacuum Technology & injection moulding.
Knowledge of machinery such as injection moulding machines, gas Furnaces, Vacuum furnaces, Robots, sand blasters & precision tools.
Cranes and slinging experience
FLT and MEWP licence or experience
Confined space and working at height appreciation
Grinding wheel regulations
Basic welding skills
CNC & PLC Fault Finding / Repair experience (Mitsubishi & Siemens desirable)

GCSE Maths and English grade A-C or equivalent
Recognised qualification in an Engineering/maintenance discipline

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