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Equipment Technician

Equipment Technician (ET535) Oldham, England

Salary: Pension / Holiday / Training / Progression




4on4off shifts

VERY COMPETITIVE SALARY  -  Overtime, Pension and Holidays

Due to continued expansion across the business, our client, a market leading FMCG manufacturer is seeking to enhance its Equipment Engineering team with the appointment of an Equipment Engineer.

This role offers the opportunity to work for a true market leader and established global brand. With progressive training and development this role allows potential promotion in the longer term. With a long established presence on a UK wide scale and a consistent order book this opportunity will appeal to a candidate looking for job security and a technical challenge.


Role Description

  • Equipment engineering support for wafer fabrication and associated activities.
  • Undertake equipment maintenance (preventative, predictive and breakdown) for Wafer Fab processing equipment.
  • Instigate and apply improvements to impact output, yield, cost and quality.
  • Support continuous improvement activities aimed at better equipment performance.
  • Ensure all work is carried out paying proper attention to current Health, Safety and Environmental legislation and the Company’s Health, Safety and Environmental procedures.
  • Individually and in a team ensure optimum uptime/minimal downtime for tools in your area
  • Be a member of the site Emergency Response Team
  • Work in a cleanroom environment, adhering to applicable protocols


Skills and Qualifications


  • Engineering Apprenticeship with associated N.V.Q. Level 3 qualifications / HNC Electrical/ Electronic
  • Ability to write maintenance specifications based on manufacturers recommendations
  • Ability to understand technical diagrams
  • Good mechanical and computer skills
  • Electronic / electrical diagnostic skills
  • Ability to express technical problems in written format
  • Ability to perform intermediate / advanced corrective actions when machines deviate from specified limits
  • A focussed team player who can also work as an individual
  • Problem solving ability
  • Ability to work unsupervised
  • Self-motivation with a positive attitude to work
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills


Company Information

As a business our client is a market leading manufacturing company with a strong presence on both a UK and global scale. With a growing portfolio of clients and plans to expand even further this role provides a stable and secure opportunity in the present economic market.

Please send your CV to directly to Eleana Ewins at

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