Maintenance Technician (County Durham)

Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician (Bishop Auckland) – £26,500 (rising to £30,000 after probation) – 3 Shift

An opportunity has arisen to join the maintenance team as a Multi Skilled Technician. A long-standing and stable team within a busy manufacturing environment supplying to Tier 1 and 2 suppliers.

The Company:

An established national company specializing in a multi use product for many nationwide and North East centric companies.

The Position:

We’re looking for a Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician with good electrical and mechanical knowledge.

  • We offer a competitive benefits package with salary progression


  • Fully time served technician in an electrical or mechanical discipline
  • Knowledge on Electrical and Mechanical processes within manufacturing
  • PLC experience desirable
  • FMCG, Automotive, Packaging or Plastics experience is highly desirable and advantageous
  • We warmly welcome applicants just coming out of their time or leaving the armed forces


  • Site maintenance across electrical and mechanical systems
  • PLC Fault Finding and diagnosis
  • Maintaining site equipment and minimizing down time and/or disruption to production schedule
  • Managing site breakdowns and running an effective PPM schedule
  • Wiring and Cabling of electrical systems and AC systems

The Location: Based near Bishop Auckland, the role has good access from the North East’s key motorways and would suite a candidate based in southern County Durham area or the Teesside area.

Why Should You Apply?

  • Steady and stable role within a well-established team
  • Salary progression that is determined by you

Theo James Recruitment specialise in Manufacturing & Engineering recruitment across the following disciplines.

  • Supply Chain/Logistics
  • Quality – Engineering , Management
  • Design – Engineer, Management
  • Maintenance – Technician, Engineer, Management
  • Production / Process Engineering
  • Health, Safety & Environmental
  • Project Engineering, Management
  • Leadership and Management
  • HR & Finance

Job Reference: 4911

Salary: £27k - 30k per year + 3 Shift with Development and Training

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Job Duration: Permanent

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