Shift Technician
Federal-Mogul Corporation
Chapel-en-le-Frith, United Kingdom
7d ago


Role Title : Shift Technician

Reporting To :

Operations Manager (Dotted line to Engineering Manager)

Direct Reports : N / A

Role Purpose :

To provide technical expertise forkey specialist equipment to ensure performance remains at the required OEE / reliability and to ensure key statutory requirements are met by the site.

Develop best practice in specialist field. An extensive working knowledge of core specialist plant within the Value Stream manufacturing areas, is an essential element of this role


  • Patrol key site locations, i.e dust plants to check condition / standard of the equipment and its maintenance
  • Complete checks of the waters and air plants
  • Initiate corrective actions for abnormalities to minimize lost time
  • Provide technical support for loss of service, i.e power cut, gas cut
  • Co-ordinate emergency response
  • Advise and support maintenance teams on vision, robots, PLC’s, general fault finding and to ensure a structural problem / fault finding process is used (written)
  • Co-ordinate legislative requirements pressure vessel inspection, hoists and lifting equipment and dust plant monitoring
  • Daily inspection of continuous monitoring on DP’s and immediate response to continuous monitoring of alarms
  • Provide technical expertise & support for the development, introduction maintenance and repair of specialist equipment to achieveoptimum running time on definedkit
  • Participate in objective setting, development and performance review of plant
  • To fault find, maintain and repair equipment; equipment and systems to include Electrical, Mechanical, Pneumatic, Hydraulic and PLCusing all engineering disciplines to ensure minimum lost production time
  • Ability to advise and repair / delegate equipmenttoensure work is carried out in accordance with statutory requirements
  • Monitor & Review the operation of plant equipment and systems constantly, in terms of quality , uptime and capability to minimize unplanned downtime, anticipate and solve problems in a timely manner and indentify opportunities for improvement
  • The ability to provide rapid response to breakdown where local value stream manufacturing teams require assistance
  • Prepare reports, analyze data and make recommendations for improving plant operations and solving maintenance related problems
  • Optimize set plant cycle times to maximize output without a detrimental effect on plant integrity
  • Communicate regularly with all maintenance personnel both individually and as a groupto ensure good 2-way communication concerning maintenance issues
  • Coordinate activities of sub-contract personnel on site as and when required
  • Provide technical engineering support service for all Value Streams.
  • Maintain high level of 5S within all work areas ensuring daily audits where appropriate are completed
  • Adhere to all environmental, health and safety requirements at all times
  • This job description is not to be regarded as exclusive or exhaustive and you may be required to undertake various duties as may reasonably be requested of you by the company.



    Role Related Skills, Knowledge, Experience and Personal Attributes

    Qualifications or Functional Experience


  • Engineering Apprenticeship or equivalent
  • Special knowledge of hydraulics, pneumatics, electrics, electronics, mechanical, PLC
  • Ability to provide rapid response to breakdowns when local teams need assistance
  • Relevant experience in a similar industrial environment role
  • Desirable

  • Mechanical / Electrical Engineering Degree
  • Knowledge of factory air supply, electrical services, water, fire, emergency procedures, dust plants and EHS procedures
  • Essential

  • Ability to work logically to fault find and repair sequentially operated plant
  • Extensive working knowledge of all core plant
  • Good verbal and numerical skills
  • Ability to coach and lead others
  • Computer literate
  • Team Player
  • Able to build and maintain working relationships at every level
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Patience
  • Ability to work under pressure with production down time as a key focus
  • Adaptable
  • Ability to delegate and negotiate
  • Essential

  • The attitude and will to want to make a difference
  • Desirable

    Salary / Benefits(where applicable)


  • Refer to job offer
  • Benefits

    Last Revised 15th February 2018

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