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Date Added: Thu 03/12/2020

Plant Maintenance Technician

Newbury, UK
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Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £30000 - £34000 / annually

Plant Maintenance Mechanic

CSS Recycling are the leading processor and recycler of WEEE waste in the UK, through the expertise of our people and the investment in technology we promote and delivery a sustainable solution for recycling of WEEE. Established for over 25 years and have major contracts with local authorised, utility companies and businesses alike.

As a result of the continuous business growth we are looking to expand our team and recruit an additional experienced Plant Maintenance Mechanic. This is an exciting opportunity to take the next step in the career and join a well-established and successful team.

Hours of work: Monday to Friday: 45 hours, Saturday: 4 hours (totalling 49 hours) plus overtime.

Main duties

-          Inspect and troubleshoot industrial shredders, granulators, conveyor belts and other plan machinery

-          Fixing faults on plant machinery or arranging for replacements to be installed

-          Carrying out inspections on plan machinery

-          Carrying out routine scheduled maintenance work for lorries

-          Preventative maintenance

-          Welding activities when necessary

-          Dealing with breakdowns, unplanned problems and repairs

-          Check functionality of safety systems

-          Fitting new parts and making sure equipment is working correctly

Attributes and experience

-          Previous mechanic and electrical experience

-          Experience in repairing mobile plant such as forklifts, lorries;

-          Background in lorries (HGV) maintenance or any vehicle maintenance; - not mandatory however represents an advantage

-          Experience in repairing any machinery such as conveyor belts, industrial shredders and granulators;

-          Experience in repairing/maintaining any industrial machinery

-          Basic knowledge of electrical systems - presents an advantage, but not essential

-          Welding skills

-          Fault find skills

-          Good problem-solving

-          Physically fit

-          UK driving license

-          Competitive salary

-          Training available

-          Great opportunities within the company for the right candidate



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