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Job Title - Maintenance Technician (Engineering)

Location: Aberdare

We have an exciting opportunity for a Maintenance Technician to join our Engineering Team at our Extrusion site in Aberdare.

Daily responsibilities of the role include (but not limited to):

  • To repair any breakdown on production equipment in a timely manner.
  • To carry out P.P.M. schedule
  • Installation of new equipment
  • Work on improvement/projects
  • Support the development of newly qualified technicians.


    Skills and Experience:

  • Formally trained electrically biased technician
  • Good working knowledge of AC / DC motors and drives
  • Proven track record of effective fault finding
  • Experience of heater control instrumentation and thermocouple control
  • Experience of PLC control and fault finding
  • Use to work in a busy manufacturing environment and can handle pressure well
  • Capable of working on own initiative
  • Flexible approach and good team player
  • Prepared to work overtime as and when business require
  • Pneumatics fault finding
  • Experience of extrusion process
  • Experience of working in a continuous improvement environment


    Why Choose GAP?

    Established in 1993, GAP has grown into one of the UKs largest manufacturers and distributors of PVC-U building products. As one of our employees you will be part of a growing organisation that is constantly looking for new ways to expand and develop our systems, processes and most importantly, our staff. Benefits include:

  • Competitive salary.
  • Auto enrolment pension scheme.
  • Enhanced holidays.
  • Free on-site car parking.
  • A Personal Development Plan for all employees after 3 months service.
  • Excellent career progression plans.


    If you think you have the necessary skills, experience and personal qualities to join us at GAP and help us take the next step in our expansion, please dont hesitate in sending your CV for immediate consideration.

    We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.


    For more details please contact Jake Aspden at recruitment@gap.uk.com Apply Now



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