Maintenance engineer-powder coating (893963) Telford, England

Salary: GBP30000 - GBP30000 per annum + lots of overtime

Job Description


Job Title         

Maintenance Technician



Accountable to           

Maintenance Manager



The role of the Maintenance Technician is to support the day to day running / operation of Aluminum activities, ensuring continuous functioning of the aluminum plant through engineering maintenance / repairs and conditional monitoring.


Mandatory Responsibilities    

  • Adherence to all organisational policies, management systems and standard operational procedures, including legal responsibilities in relation to Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality.
  • Work positively to develop and foster good working relationships with colleagues and contracted personnel in order to maintain a culture of mutual respect and dignity.
  • Represent the organisation in a positive way as to avoid the damage of corporate image or bringing the company into disrepute.
  • Promote and Display the Core Values.

Role  Responsibilities 

  • Ensure the continuous operation of the aluminum finishing processes and standards.
  • Undertake repairs to plant and infrastructure when required
  • Lead and promote conditional monitoring / reporting activities
  • Ensure quality is achieved through attention to detail.
  • Maintain polite and good communication with your colleagues at all time.
  • Ensure a very high level of housekeeping is maintained at all times in the Plant and offices.
  • To improve working practices, systems and processes in the aluminum plant (including project work)
  • Co-operate with internal / external engineering support.
  • Prioritising workload in-line with production requirements / planning
  • Endeavor to find new working practices and learn from past experiences.
  • Complete all company documentation as required.
  • Liaise with 3rd Part Contractors and suppliers as and when required
  • Be prepared to undertake other reasonable duties as required.

Performance Measures           

  • Attendance.
  • Conformity to engineering / operational requirements.
  • Adherence to housekeeping standards
  • Development of skills and competence in line with the training plan.

Personal Attributes    

  • Clean, neat and tidy approach to work.
  • Punctual and adaptable.
  • Ability to work on own initiative or as part of a larger team.
  • Good polite manner.
  • Motivated to learn and develop skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to work in a fast pace environment.
  • Positive approach to the working environment.
  • Logical approach to problem solving.
  • Assertive approach to decision making.


  • Relevant knowledge and experience of aluminum finishing / powder coating / Polyamide rolling plant and processes.
  • Good level of numeracy and literacy.
  • Ability to use a PC to an good standard.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Multi-skilled engineer / technician (mechanical and electrical).
  • IOSH Managing Safely – (Desirable)