Workshop Support Technician

Coventry Permanent

Job Reference: 014037

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The Manufacturing Technology Centre is a UK success story - created to provide manufacturing systems solutions in an agile environment in partnership with industry, academia and other institutions. Working in partnership with Consilium Recruit the MTC has a unique opportunity for a Workshop Maintenance Technician.



Benefits: The MTC lead the way with a superb suite of benefits including; 33 days holiday, fully flexible working week Monday-Thursday, Smart Holiday system, Life Assurance, Payment of professional subscriptions, Plus many others.


Flexibility is key to success at the MTC and many of their colleagues work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time, compressed hours, flexible location. Please talk to us about what flexibility means to you and don‘t let anything stop you from applying.



The Role    


The Workshop Maintenance Technician will conduct general housekeeping tasks, perform light maintenance and labouring duties to support the everyday running of the MTC Workshop.


Duties and responsibilities include:

  • Carrying out light maintenance duties on tools and equipment

  • Carry out machine relocations

  • Forklift driving

  • General housekeeping duties

  • Carrying out general internal job requests taking responsibility to complete them in the allotted time when they are scheduled

  • Complete internal service reports

  • General labouring duties

  • Assisting with reactive and routine maintenance work as and when required

  • Removal of various hazardous and non-hazardous waste around the workshop

  • Accept deliveries of stores, material, and any other goods and transfer to the appropriate storage locations

  • Occasional travel to Oxford and Liverpool site for delivery of workshop goods - vehicle provided

  • Carry out stock takes within the workshop when required

  • Support workshop with 5S activities

  • Reporting issues with unsafe tools and equipment



The Person


The successful candidate for the role of Workshop Maintenance Technician will have/be:

  • Knowledge and experience with hand tools and power tools

  • Counterbalance forklift licence

  • Be able to work in a workshop environment across a wide range of activities

  • Experience of working in a labouring or workshop role or equivalent

  • Experience with lifting and slinging (desirable)

  • Hold a full UK driving licence

  • MEWP licence (Desirable)

  • Able to meet the physical demands of the role, such as lifting and long-standing periods



Equality, diversity, and inclusion are integral to everything that we do. We are committed to these values and they are central to our mission. We encourage applications from all backgrounds and communities, and we are more than happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments that you may require.


To apply for the position of Workshop Maintenance Technician forward an up to date copy of your CV to Matthew Fielding.

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