Maintenance Technician

Employer Information

Fane Valley Group


T: 028 92610480


Summary of Role:
The Maintenance Technician will take responsibility for preventative and reactive maintenance to ensure the smooth running of all aspects of production within the factory.
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure all machines within the factory are checked and maintained according to the manufacturer’s recommendations;
  • Source parts in line with efficiency and cost effectiveness;
  • Analyse current processes and make recommendations in relation to overall maintenance improvements;
  • Produce reports as requested by Management;
  • Implement changes in line with Health and Safety concerns where required.


  • Comply with all company policies and procedures within the remit of this role;
  • Carry out any other associated duties as may arise,  develop or be assigned by management;
  • Be flexible in approach to working hours.

Essential Criteria:

  • Time served in a mechanical or multi-skilled discipline with 5 years’ working experience in a manufacturing or production environment;
  • Be qualified to at least HND Level in a mechanical discipline;
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of safety systems and safety legislation;
  • Can interpret technical drawings;
  • Worked in an environment with high pressure steam systems;
  • A working knowledge of Lean Manufacturing;
  • The ability to interact with staff at all levels including senior management;
  • General fabrication and wielding experience;
  • Have own transport and a current UK driving licence;
  • Be self-motivated and highly organised;
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills;
  • Be willing to learn new tasks and prioritise workload.

Desirable Criteria:

  • Hold a valid forklift licence;
  • Recent experience of sourcing parts and getting quotes for planned work;
  • Prior experience of working in the food industry;
  • Good electrical knowledge
  • Previous experience of working with boilers. 

A normal working week is Monday to Friday 8am – 4.30pm with an on call every 4th week.

In return all employees will have access to a Healthcare Plan (includes children up to the age of 18), Company Pension with Life Assurance and an active Health and Well Being strategy.

  • Permanent
  • xDuncrue
  • Closing date: Friday 03 Dec 2021
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