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MAINT.MECHANICAL.Operator. in Birmingham at Arconic United Kingdom

Date Posted: 11/22/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Primary purpose of the role
To be responsible for undertaking front line repairs and perform both predictive and preventative maintenance activities to minimise plant downtime and maximise operational throughput.

Technical skills / Educational background/Relevant experience
• To understand and experience EHS and quality requirements in a maintenance/manufacturing environment.
• Certified time served Mechanical Apprenticeship
• Good experience/knowledge of safe systems of work (Risk Assessments/Method Statements/Permits to work/LTV)
• Good knowledge of hydraulics and pneumatics, understanding of system drawings and fault finding.
• To maintain a wide range of manufacturing equipment and ancillary equipment ranging from large machinery to site services.
• Have good bench fitting skills and general mechanical fitting skills.
• Ability to read technical drawings and understand mechanical principles.
• Experience in driving mobile equipment such as E.O.T.C. and F.L.T.
• Computer literate (Excel/Word/Emails etc to a reasonable standard)
• Reactive, Planned and Preventative Maintenance experience
• Able to work at heights (Cranes)
• Able to work in Confined Spaces

• Safe system of work for all tasks undertaken and adhere to company procedures.

• To ensure the condition and functionality of equipment & machinery do not diminish the manufacturing process with regards to quality. 

• Provision of effective and efficient breakdown repairs.
• Provision of a methodical and focused; preventative and predictive maintenance function. 

Communication (verbal & written)
• To highlight any potential plant issues and/or possible solutions with a view to elimination.

• Elimination of repetitive plant issues and increase in reliability.

• Subordinates: - All Maintenance team members, Area engineers, Specialist & project engineers, Manufacturing managers and team leaders, A.O.C’s, Manufacturing operators, Contract support personnel and Technical and quality department personnel
• Superiors: - Maintenance manager

• Any external customers


Desirably obtain a HNC Electrical Engineering or equivalent degree.
Participated in an apprenticeship programme.


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