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Shift Technician Job

Date: 29-Sep-2021

Location: Liverpool, GB, L21 1LA

Company: Peel Ports

Vacancy - Shift Technician (Electrical or Mechanical)


At Peel Ports we’re already one of the UK’s leading port and logistics companies with ambitious plans to grow and transform the supply chain to benefit our customers. With multiple settings across the UK and a huge choice of career paths, our business offers exciting opportunities. Much of our success depends on our unrivalled facilities and technology. But in our sector, it always comes down to having the right talent. So, if you’ve got what it takes to rise to the challenge, then a potential future with Peel Ports could be for you.


Applicants are invited to apply for the above vacancy within the Engineering Department based at the Port of Liverpool.


Role Purpose: To work within a team across a rolling shift pattern to provide and maintain the plant and equipment throughout Peel Ports Mersey and associated ancillary equipment to a high standard of efficiency.



This role will include the following responsibilities:


- Perform hands on maintenance work at the request of the Shift Team Leader/Relief Shift Team Leader

- Attend to unplanned failures in a timely manner to meet operational and engineering targets

- Comply with the Peel Safe Systems of Work throughout your shift

- Carry out modifications to plant and equipment

- Notify Team Leader/Relief Team Leader of all operational issues affecting delivery to plan without delay

- Work as an individual, or part of a multi-skilled workforce on preventative/scheduled maintenance on plant and equipment

- Liaise with operations and prioritise breakdown repairs

- Plan and manage own workload to minimise time lost


Applicants interested in this role should ideally possess the following skills and experience:


- Experience in rotating equipment and/or LV electrical experience

- Possess good working knowledge of permit to work systems and accident reporting

- Strong fault-finding and repair skills is essential

- Demonstrate excellent communication and organisational skills

- Time served Technician or recognised and relevant professional engineering qualification

- Qualified to a minimum ONC in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering or equivalent

- Knowledge of effective maintenance strategies i.e. RCM, PM, CBM & TPM is advantageous

- Able to prioritise tasks in a fast moving environment

- Must be willing to learn new skills and adapt to an ever changing work environment

- Knowledge of CMMS i.e. SAP and document sharing software

- 18th Edition Wiring Regulations (where applicable)

- Full clean UK driving licence


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