Lead Maintenance Technician

  • Location

    Romsey, United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Engineering & Technology

  • Salary:

    Up to £37,500

  • Contact:

    Natalie Clarke

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Natalie Clarke

Techniche Global are supporting a specialist medical manufacturer to appoint a Lead Maintenance Technician.  You will be responsible for the maintenance of machinery, equipment and buildings to a high standard, carrying out all duties that are necessary to prevent and resolve any problems arising.

You will oversee the smooth running of maintenance tasks and coordinate/ delegate maintenance responsibility. It is critical to ensure breakdowns are addressed promptly and effectively, and that standard operating procedures, quality standards and health and safety standards are adhered to. You will also support continual improvement and the strategic development of the company.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Maintain exterior and interior of building, carrying out repairs and improvements as required.
  • Maintain company equipment throughout the site
  • Source contractors for specific aspects of maintenance of site and equipment as required
  • Carry out preventative maintenance on all manufacturing machinery
  • Respond to equipment faults
  • Diagnose and repair breakdowns
  • Source parts, ensuring value for money and appropriate time frames for delivery.
  • Fit new parts and make sure equipment is working correctly


  • Experience of the maintenance of manufacturing machinery, including preventative maintenance
  • NVQ 3 Electrical or equivalent
  • 18th Edition Wiring Regulations
  • IPAF Cat 2 & 3
  • Fault finding skills
  • Diagnostic skills
  • Able to read electrical drawings
  • Good computer skills, including use of Microsoft package
  • Full driving License



  • Experience in Plastics extrusion machines
  • Experience working with radio frequency (RF) welding equipment
  • 17th Edition Wiring Regulations (City & Guilds 2382)
  • PAT Testing
  • C & G 1687 (Electrical & Electronics)