Resident Maintenance Technician

We are currently recruiting for a Resident Maintenance Technician to join our fast growing and highly successful team based on our customers site in The Netherlands.
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The Resident Maintenance Technician supports our customer on all automation related topics. They provide a broad based electrical, mechanical, FM and software technical ability along with a right first time mentality and a proactive approach to identifying ways to improve the site’s performance. 
 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Accountability and ownership to deliver the contracted KPI’s
  • Autonomous maintenance activities of the automated equipment on site including, pallet conveyors, twin mast pallet cranes, weight checks, pallet lifts and pallet checks
  • Support the automation to operate at its maximum efficiency ensuring that the customers’ orders are not missed
  • Comply to all current, future health and safety legislation at all times
  • Attend daily customer meetings providing any updates on the automation
  • Continually improve the performance of the equipment and how you work
  • Actively work with the customer to optimise the automation performance
  • Co-ordinate all planned preventive maintenance activities with the customer
  • Work with a right first time mind-set at all times
  • Be operationally minded with all decisions
  • Assist with site software commissioning and handover testing of in-house and sub contract controls solutions
  • Provide support for electrical and software systems to our clients throughout the life of the installation.

Key Requirements:

  • Ability to think methodically
  • Working knowledge of electrical engineering principles
  • Ability to read electrical drawings
  • Fault finding ability on electrical circuits
  • Working knowledge of fieldbus systems (AS-interface, Profibus, Profinet, Ethernet)
  • Experience of PLCs and I/O systems
  • Experience and knowledge of engineering, construction and commissioning processes
  • Experience of conveyor systems
  • Previous experience of working in an operational engineering role within a similar environment
  • Experience of working with Warehouse Management Systems is preferable
  • Able to work shifts
  • Excellent communication skills and customer focus
  • Ability to work in a time critical environment

Christine Brown