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Maintenance Technician

Skilltech Resourcing
Posted a month ago

Manchester, Greater Manchester M11 2WJ, England


£41,739 per annum

Contract type

Full Time

Maintenance Technician – Openshaw

Skilltech Resourcing are currently recruiting for a shift maintenance technician with a strong mechanical background for their client in the Openshaw area of Manchester, experience within medium to heavy engineering/ manufacturing essential.

The role will involve carrying out repairs on plant and equipment within a production steel fabrication environment.

Duties include but not limited to:-

  • Provide mechanical support to the maintenance department (some electrical exposure an advantage).
  • Reactive and preventative maintenance of production related equipment and building when required.
  • Work closely with production to prioritise maintenance/repairs ensuring minimum downtime.
  • Manage parts inventory at an optimum level.


  • HNC or equivalent in engineering.
  • Experience of medium to heavy engineering/ manufacturing including – CNC machinery, Hydraulics presses, conveyors etc.
  • Previous shift working experience.
  • Basic electrical skills. 

This is a permanent position working a weekly rotating 2 shift pattern Monday to Thursday (days & nights) with overtime as required.

Candidates must be prepared to cover occasional other shifts for holidays/ absenteeism.

Salary £40,129 (inc shift allowance).   

Holidays 25 per year plus bank holidays

Monthly bonus scheme (averaging 8-10%)

Pension scheme

Death in service x 2 salary

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