DESIblitz Job: Facilities Technician

Facilities Technician

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Facilities Technician

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Facilities Technician to join our client, based in Nuneaton, Warwickshire, with an immediate start. Our client is a global food solutions group and the world’s leading meal kit company.

We are looking for a Facilities Technician to be responsible for fixing, maintaining, and improving our building and equipment on-site to make sure everything is working as it should at all times.

Responsibilities of a Facilities Technician will include:

  • Complete planned preventative maintenance on the general building and production equipment
  • Record completed PPMs within the maintenance manual and CMMS system.
  • Identify any defects that arise whilst completing the PPMs and undertake rectifications, including recording of actions taken within the maintenance manual and CMMS system
  • Complete minor structural and electrical improvement works
  • Continually provide reactive support when required, to a high standard, and within the given timescale
  • Supervise contractors ensuring works are completed in accordance with specifications. Report any issues with contractors to the maintenance manager
  • Comply with all Health and Safety requirements of the site at all times
  • Be available on call for any emergency issues on a rota basis
  • Work proactively to manage task volumes in conjunction with both the Facilities and Maintenance Manager, providing regular updates on task status.
  • Identify problems with plant including efficiency and determine rectification measures
  • Support with operational projects on an ad-hoc basis
  • Observe and react to on-site BMS system such as meter readings and any set point changes
  • Ensure COVID dividers are maintained and repaired/replaced when and where required including the movement of any dividers as instructed.
  • Provide regular feedback to maintenance lead on defects, outstanding issues, and PPM on a regular basis
  • Flag low stock levels to ensure inventory stays within min-max levels using our CMMS system


  • Working hours: Monday – Friday, 0900-1700
  • Pay: £26k.

Successful Facilities Technician requirements:

  • Previous experience working within a maintenance team in the manufacturing sector
  • You will have some commercial mechanical or maintenance experience
  • You will have the ability to work alone and work methodically to fault find
  • Energy, enthusiasm, commitment, and a can-do flexible attitude
  • Ability to learn quickly and think independently
  • Be available to be on a callout rota
  • Previous experience using a CMMS system
  • Desirable; Knowledge of PLCs, conveyors, sensors, pneumatics, and belts, IPAF training, MHE training, background in refrigeration maintenance
  • Desirable: Time served as an apprentice or equivalent in electrical/mechanical discipline. 18th edition wiring regulation

Benefits of working with us as Facilities Technician:

  • 70% discount on some of our client’s products
  • Bippit financial wellbeing account
  • Premium Headspace account
  • Group Life Assurance
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Eye care scheme
  • Learnerbly professional development membership
  • MoreHappi unlimited professional coaching membership

Please click apply to be considered for the above role

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Posted 2 months ago