Maintenance Technician

Location : Newton Aycliffe, County Durham, England
Job Ref : JB84
Consultant : James Bird
Sector : Engineering, Manufacturing
Salary : £13.50 - 13.50 per hour


JB84 – Maintenance Technicians

Location: Newton Aycliffe

Salary: £13.50 per Hour


First Military Recruitment are currently supporting our client in the search for Maintenance Technicians.

Our client is keen to offer opportunities to Ex-Military personnel, but all applications will be considered.

Hours 8am-5pm Monday-Thursday 8am-1pm Friday.

Duties and Responsibilities of a Maintenance Technician:

  • The position is for a dayshift operative working in a metal fabrication plant.
  • Welding plant, Cranage, basic electrical fault finding and maintenance.
  • Expected to stay behind for breakdowns, also use Saturday am to have access to machines for maintenance / repairs.
  • Callout required should there be plant breakdown, call out rate 4 hours plus whatever time you have onsite fixing the machine.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Time served as a fitter/electrician.
  • The desired candidate would have experience with welding plant, cranage, basic electrical fault finding and maintenance.
  • Having plumbing, hydraulic and pneumatic experience would be an advantage.
  • The maintenance systems are run on Microsoft word and excel so PC knowledge is desirable.


  • An attendance bonus of £30 per week, giving £6 per day.

Location: Newton Aycliffe

Salary: £13.50 per Hour

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