Maintenance Technician

Location Erith
Discipline: Agriculture, Farming, Food & Fresh Produce
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £An attractive remuneration including a variety of social benefits
Contact name: Louise Palmer

Contact email:
Job ref: 14689LP
Published: about 1 year ago
Startdate: ASAP


Kent, United Kingdom

Job Description

Maintenance Technician

At ADM, we unlock the power of nature to provide access to nutrition worldwide. With industry-advancing innovations, a complete portfolio of ingredients and solutions to meet any taste, and a commitment to sustainability, we give customers an edge in solving the nutritional challenges of today and tomorrow. We’re a global leader in human and animal nutrition and the world’s premier agricultural origination and processing company. Our breadth, depth, insights, facilities and logistical expertise give us unparalleled capabilities to meet needs for food, beverages, health and wellness, and more. From the seed of the idea to the outcome of the solution, we enrich the quality of life the world over.

Your Responsibilities

We are seeking to replace 2 Maintenance Technician's. The roles will report to the Maintenance superintendent. The successful candidates will provide mechanical engineering services across the entire Erith ADM site. The positions are an integral part of the maintenance team and will involve performing reactive, planned and predictive maintenance tasks. This roles are part of a collective agreement.

Key Responsibilities Include

Lead performing planned maintenance inspections on mechanical apparatus throughout the processing facility

Repairing and installing a wide range of mechanical equipment using precision maintenance techniques

Inspecting equipment and participating in equipment health discussions

Responding to breakdowns, including some out of hours

Using the CMMS system to raise and update work orders

Participate in the creation risk assessment and method statements for maintenance tasks

Understanding of maintenance metrics

Support organisational initiatives

Mentor and coach colleagues where needed

Your Profile

Qualified in City & Guilds, NVQ, ONC or HNC in Mechanical Maintenance/Engineering

Mechanical Maintenance Apprenticeship background

Have experience working in an industrial maintenance environment

Ability to communicate effectively both verbally, written and electronically through email

Experience of using Microsoft computer packages

CMMS knowledge is preferable

Working at height and confined space working will be required

Ability to problem solve

Reliable and adaptable

Ability to work in a team

Our Offer

Challenging tasks, short decision-making processes and a high level of personal responsibility.

Room for innovative thinking and growth with the possibility to manage your own career path.

A company culture which promotes continuous learning and diversity.

Excellent career opportunities in a world leading nutrition company. ​

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