Reference : 568541

Mechanical Maintenance Technician

  • Technical Production
  • United Kingdom
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 05/20/2019

Who are we ?

This role is working with Saint-Gobain PAM based at our Holwell foundry based in Melton Mowbray, PAM is the premier manufacturer and supplier of ductile iron and cast iron products to the UK's Civil Construction industry.

An exciting opportunity has come available for a Mechanically Bias Technician/Craftsman/Engineer to join us on a full time permanent basis. You will be welcomed in to an experienced, friendly team and have the have the opportunity to be involved in exciting upcoming engineering innovations with an offer of training and development.  

The fundamentals of this opportunity are to restore, improve & maintain plant equipment in order to achieve optimum performance, while working safely at all times.

We operate a four week shift pattern: Rotating Days, Nights, Afters and one weekend shift in four.

  • Actively support & contribute to the site EHS culture and standards
  • Working within a professional maintenance programme to maximise plant reliability
  • Team working with other maintenance and operations personnel
  • Reacting to plant unplanned stops – fault finding and timely repair, reporting of data, and root cause analysis and implementation of countermeasures.
  • Actively participating in a continuous improvement culture, driving towards improving our World Class Manufacturing standards.

What kind of person are we looking for?

First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working. Does the following criteria sound like you?

  • Previous experience maintaining mechanical plant equipment (Conveyors, Pumps, Gearboxes, Couplings & Bearing replacement, Welding, Fabrication etc)
  • Knowledge of hydraulic & pneumatic systems.
  • Competent to work safely on mechanical tasks and installations.
  • Experience of working in a World Class Maintenance Department.

Who are Saint-Gobain?

Saint-Gobain was founded in 1665 to deliver a world first – the production of glass on an industrial scale. We have continued to adapt and grow through providing innovate ideas, services and products to our customers. 350 years later we have a presence in 67 countries and employ 170,000 people worldwide. The UK & Ireland is home to over 30 of the most well-known and respected businesses within the construction sector including: British Gypsum, Jewson, Weber, Graham and Glassolutions.

You are applying to work with Saint-Gobain PAM this is one of more than 30 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that operate within UK and Ireland. Regardless of which business you join, you will be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.

Our Ambition as a business?

At Saint-Gobain, our goal is to ‘Create great living places and improve people’s daily life’. We design, manufacture and distribute materials and solutions, which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. They can be found everywhere in our living places and our daily life: in buildings, transportation, infrastructure and in many industrial applications. They provide comfort, performance and safety while addressing the challenges of sustainable construction, resource efficiency and climate change.

Do you want to be part of this vision? Click apply, we would love to hear from you.



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