Maintenance Technician

Maintenance Technician

Job Title: Maintenance Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Horsham, West Sussex
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
Start Date: asap
Reference: 12244MG_1533129824
Contact Name: Matthew George
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 01, 2018 14:23

Job Description

Maintenance Technician

Process Plant

c£35,000 + benefits

Horsham, West Sussex

We are currently recruiting a Shift Maintenance Technician to join the maintenance department of a process plant in Horsham, West Sussex. This station, using proven technology, helps produce electrical power from waste that would otherwise have gone to landfill.

Responsibilities... Reporting to the Maintenance Manager the Maintenance Technicians will be responsible for planned & preventative maintenance across the site, responding to breakdowns & conducting mechanical maintenance on heavy process plant / power generating equipment (conveyors, pumps, gearboxes etc.) to help ensure that the plant runs at optimum capacity with minimal downtime.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience... To be considered for this position you will need to have a recognised apprenticeship/ONC/ HNC/HND/ in Mechanical Engineering or similar. Mechanical Maintenance experience required from within a relevant industry (power generation, energy from waste, waste management, heavy process) combined with experience repairing & maintaining gearboxes, pumps & associated heavy plant. Candidates from an ex-forces background such as REME, or marine engineering may also be very applicable.

Energy from waste is one of the fastest growing sectors in the UK's power industry offering highly secure & lengthy careers. This shift based position includes joining a team working a 4 on 4 off pattern including days & nights.

There is a salary from £35,000 to £39,000 including shift allowance plus benefits with this role

To apply for this position please send a copy of your CV along with a brief cover letter stating details of your current salary & package to or call 02392 288206 & speak with Matt George

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.