Mechanical Maintenance Technician

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Mechanical Maintenance Technician

  • Post Date:17th September 2020
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  • Salary N/A
    Career Level Manager Level
    Experience 3 years
  • Qualifications Bachelor’s degree
Job Description

AkzoNobel has a passion for paint. We’re experts in the proud craft of making paints and coatings, setting the standard in color and protection since 1792. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. Headquartered in the Netherlands, we are active in over 150 countries and employ around 34,500 talented people who are passionate about delivering the high-performance products and services our customers expect.

c.£30,000pa plus call out allowance £7.5k and benefits


A time served mechanical apprentice with experience gained in maintenance role in an industrial environment, you are looking to develop your career in a successful international business. That business is AkzoNobel. Home to world class brands, we have been awarded Top Employer status and are recognised globally for being first with ideas, driving innovation and delivering innovative products all of which allow us to build successful partnerships with customers.

As a Mechanical Maintenance Technician, you will carry out preventative and reactive maintenance covering repairs on various types of pumps, agitators, presses, valves and pipe work systems. You will also carry out inspection routines to identify and rectifying issues before they become a break down. You will support process and operation modifications too, helping with continuous improvement initiatives to minimise plant downtime and reduce associated maintenance costs. Important, will be the ability to work safely and within recognised codes and practices. The successful candidate will provide input into various areas of the process safety management (PSM) process including testing of pressure relief equipment, vent inspections and tank inspections.

You will be a time served mechanical apprentice with experience gained in maintenance role in a COMAH chemical or industrial facility. You will have worked in an ATEX environment and been involved in pump, valve and pipe work repairs. In addition to your technical knowledge you are a good communicator who is self-organised and focused on working in a safe and responsible manner. This role will require you to operate as part of the call out team, covering nights and weekends on a rota basis.