Mechanical Maintenance Technician

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.
Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Hours per week
Dates that interviews will take place
Interviews will be via MS Teams
Up to £35,000 + Company Van + Overtime + Benefits
Summary of vacancy

When you join SUEZ Industrial Water, you get more than a brand-new role. Your work will help us deliver innovative and environmentally responsible solutions for water and waste management.

You will get a chance to help us preserve and restore our planet’s natural capital for future generations. It’s a career that’s not only exciting, but full of opportunities as well as professional and personal fulfilment.

About the role

About the role

The Maintenance Technician will be responsible for delivering front line mechanical preventative and corrective maintenance on Water Treatment Plant systems throughout the UK. The role will also include working closely with and supporting projects and other maintenance elements within the business, such as plant equipment upgrades and commissioning of new equipment.

The Maintenance Technician will work closely with Site Managers, Project Managers and Site Operators to ensure effective delivery of maintenance/project activities in a timely manner.

What will I be doing?

  • Visible leadership on HSE issues at all levels both in the client organisation and within SUEZ
  • Understand the multi-skilled (EMI) maintenance function in order to complete basic and/or complex maintenance tasks and to work unsupervised with a proactive attitude.
  • Pro-active approach to safety, inputting into monthly safety stats and KPI’s, and taking an active part in ensuring the team meet its targets
  • Establish and maintain professional relationships with SUEZ personnel, and sub-contractor staff
  • Development and maintenance of good housekeeping practices
  • Continually look to improve methods and systems
  • Identify faults, evaluate rectification measures and to make initial recommendations, in order to carry out basic and/or complex repairs.  Interpret advanced technical literature and drawings to affect repairs
  • Display good knowledge of all electronic systems used for maintenance work, i.e. CMMS
  • Utilising plant information, identify any changes in equipment performance and/or potential operational problems, evaluate and make initial recommendations to return plant to its optimum operating condition
  • Attending maintenance related meetings as required providing input as appropriate
  • Working in partnership with the Process Plant Operators
  • Identify and carry out “on-the-job” training of new personnel
  • Flexible and adaptable approach

What are the requirements?

  • NVQ / City & Guilds or other qualification in Mechanical Engineering/Technology and/or significant relevant experience
  • Computer Literate
  • Health & safety training

Who we are

SUEZ Industrial Water Ltd. is a rapidly growing industrial and environmental service business managing contracts in across many industrial sectors in the UK. SUEZ business model is based on long term service agreements with permanent site presence. Contracts typically cover the complete water cycle including site operations and maintenance as well as project development and delivery.

The company offer considerable development and progression opportunities in multiple locations in all ranges of roles – engineering, consultancy, operations, maintenance, project management, general and profit centre management.

SUEZ Water were awarded "Water Company of the year" for 2018 at the Global Water Summit in London. The Group also received two distinctions in the "Desalination plant of the Year" and the "Industrial project of the Year" categories.

SUEZ Industrial Water UK are an equal opportunities employer.


Job Description
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