Maintenance Technician – Yarnton

Orion Electrotech

Maintenance Technician 

Salary – £45,000 p/a (+shift allowance –  15% Afternoon Shifts & 25% for Night Shifts plus a yearly bonus) 

Shifts – Rotating shifts – Early, Afternoons, Nights – Early leave Friday. 

Job Type – Permanent 

Location – Oxford 

Job Type – Permanent 

Orion is seeking a Maintenance Technician to support the continued growth and innovation. In this role, you will provide mechanical and electrical support on an automated assembly line. We are looking for a hard-working, enthusiastic individual eager to thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment. Our spirit of innovation drives us to continually explore and test new technologies, a mindset that exists from early-stage R&D projects through to manufacturing optimization. This company stay true to the freedom and flexibility that drove their success as a start-up, alongside having the stability, security, and roadmap of an established organisation. 

Maintenance Engineer benefits

  • Overtime paid.
  • 28 days’ holiday plus bank holidays
  • 10% annual bonus
  • 5% employer contribution pension (uncapped employee contribution)
  • 15% on basic salary for afternoon shift 
  • 25% on basic salary for nights shift
  • Private medical plan with Bupa and 4 x death in service
  • Other benefits including a cycle to work scheme, flexible working hours and monthly social activities.

Maintenance Engineer duties

  • Serving as the initial point of contact for machine breakdowns and repairing faults.
  • Offering technical support to meet production output standards.
  • Planning and implementing proactive preventative maintenance programs to reduce downtime.
  • Utilizing mechanical and schematic drawings to aid in fault-finding.

Maintenance Engineer requirements 

  • A strong background in electrical and mechanical fault finding and repair.
  • Demonstrated experience working in a manufacturing environment.
  • Previous roles as a Maintenance Engineer or Maintenance Technician.
  • Proven knowledge with PLCs, pneumatic, hydraulic systems, and robotics.
  • Organised, self-motivated, and safety-conscious regarding electrical, compressed air, and pressurized systems.
 

If you are interested in the Maintenance Engineer role or would like to know more, please get in contact with Jamie at Orion or press APPLY NOW!