Birmingham, UK

Main responsibilities and duties :

The Maintenance Technician performs all the operations required to maintain the operational readiness and reliability of the equipment. He/she is working closely with the maintenance, production, environmental and engineering units :


Utilities Control Process

  • Must conduct maintenance works (preventative and corrective), in line with the schedule and processes defined by the command line, respecting safety rules and working conditions ;
  • Ensure the provided equipment to the Production is well-maintained and available for activity ;
  • Enters information on repairs conducted in the computer system and updates machine files ;
  • Put forward suggestive improvement proposals to resources in order to optimise : safety conditions, quality and production costs ;
  • She/ he is authorised to halt machinery in case of potential risk for the safety of people, equipment or environment ;
  • Depending on the organisation, she/he may have to be qualified in electrical engineering and/ or have a qualification for lifting equipment operation ;
  • Agrees to maintain secrecy and confidentiality with respect to any systems and data accessed during the normal exercise of his/ her activities.


Product Design/ Industrialisation Process


  • May be involved in the acceptance phase of new equipment or take part in development.


Internal and/ or External Relations


  • Internally liases primarily with the Maintenance and Production department, as well as with departments relating to the Environment or Group technical issues.
  • Externally liaises with Suppliers and Certification/ Control organisations.


He/she must apply all QSE2 procedures and operating instructions within the framework of operations relevant to Quality, Safety and Environment within the scope of his/ her duties and in compliance with the rules defined by the Group.

Requirements :

Qualifications and Experience

  • Diploma in a technical subject in the specialty with experience in an industrial/ manufacturing setting.
  • PLC understanding and fault finding (this point is essential) – Siemens, Proface and Schneider Electric are the main software experience that we are looking for.
  • Previous experience in Automotive or Production environment.

Professional abilities

  • Rigor, responsiveness, autonomy, pro-active approach, availability, good communication skills, willingness to learn new skills, service culture, good analytical thinking and problem diagnosis abilities;
  • Proficiency in IT tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint);
  • Proficiency in technical English is desirable;
  • Technical knowledge;
  • Perfect command of techniques used in his/her scope of activity;
  • Good awareness of occupational safety and environment regulations.



Localisation: (Birmingham, United Kingdom)
Contract type: Permanent, full time, night shift
Department : Maintenance
Working Hours: Weeks 1-3 : 17.50 to 06.00hrs Monday to Wednesday night/ Thursday morning

Week 4 : 17.50 to 06.00hrs Monday to Thursday night/ Friday morning

Starting date: ASAP