Maintenance Technician – Electrical Bias (Gateshead)

Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician – We offer Significant recent investment in kit and people and genuine development opportunities for those that want it.

We are a growing brand that has received recent investment. Looking for a Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician to join the team there. Ideally an Electrical bias is required.

The Company: Supplying directly to some of the UK’s most prominent Supermarkets, they specialise in both own brand and niche dietary products.

  • We want to bring out the best in people and have them grow and develop with the opportunity to go as far as you want to go.
  • We believe in working in your own way; striving to constantly better yourself or simply be the best in your current role.

The Position: Multi Skilled Maintenance Technician with a more electrical bias but solid mechanical understanding. This role would suit an up an coming technician, perhaps just out of their time, Ex-Military or an individual who has now done their bit and possibly looking to step back before potential retirement or even supplementing current retirement.


  • Time served
  • Multi Skilled Electrical Bias
  • Ability to work independently

This role has a lot of downtime elements such as changeover and cleaning where it is all hands on deck. This is in addition to the general maintenance requirements across the site.

  • Experience within Food/FMCG would be of distinct advantage
  • Experience with Flowrappers would be a distinct advantage
  • Working to strict deadlines during factory runs and changeovers. Potential to run upto 4 lines when at full capacity.
  • Environment consists of Rollers, Conveyors and Temperature Control Units
  • Panel Wiring and Fault Finding
  • There is a lot of Automated processes in place and an understanding of both the mechanical and electrical processes involved in such a process is essential.
  • The Location: Gateshead

Why Should You Apply?

  • Ability to go as far as you want to go
  • Money is being invested into the company and now will be a great time to join as this money comes on board
  • Great culture with flexibility on overtime
  • Reliable site without major, complex equipment or specific and niche skills required

Job Reference: BBBH2857_1534499436

Salary: £110 - £30000.00 per annum + 3 Shift, Additional Benefits

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Job Duration: Permanent

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