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Senior Maintenance Technician

Job ID: 447302 | Amazon UK Services Ltd.

DESCRIPTION

The Senior Maintenance Technician will have a significant impact on customer experience. The Senior Maintenance Technician will take responsibility to lead Engineering Technicians, deliver solutions for challenging problems, able to manage outside contractors, be on call for emergencies, to handle multiple projects and daily activities, and meet tough time lines. The Senior Technician will develop plans on how to accomplish engineering departmental goals.

The Senior Maintenance Technician will be responsible for the leadership/development and coaching of the team. Performance Management will be carried out by the Senior Maintenance Technician. This role also leads the technical team in providing both a reactive and pro-active maintenance service on all operational equipment and facilities infrastructure within the site. The role has a direct impact on the site, its productivity and operational success. If equipment is not available or performs badly it minimizes the capacity and throughput of the site.

Responsibilities will include:
• To provide supervision and leadership to Maintenance Technicians
• To develop training plans for direct reports
• To carry out Performance Reviews
• To develop and deliver Preventive Maintenance programs
• To install, maintain, and troubleshoot all site systems including power distribution, automated material handling equipment, conveyance, packaging machines, labeling machines, HVAC and all other operational equipment.
• Experience in installing, maintaining, and troubleshooting any of the following: relay logic, ladder diagrams, controls components, sensors & scanners, motor starters, relays, limit switches, proximity sensors, solenoids, servo drives, frequency inverters, linear drives, sorters and encoders
• Preferably with experience working on PLC's and PLC programs, ability to troubleshoot ladder logic, components (CPU back plains, I/O boards, counters, modules, and devices) and communications modules (Ethernet)
• To act as an ambassador for safety within the team and to promote safe working across the site
• To repair and maintain Bus Systems for example profibus, asibus
• To mentor technicians by motivating, providing guidance and directions to help them achieve their goals
• To develop and maintain a good working relationship across all levels in the organisation
• Ability to provide enriched feedback to enhance individual performance
• Ability to prioritize and manage resources under high pressure

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BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

5 GCSE, NVQ3, ONC/D, HNC, C&G 2330, 17th Ed. Apprentice Trained
• Experience in fast paced automated warehousing environments
• Multi skilled in both electrical and mechanical disciplines
• Able to fault find on electrical/pneumatic systems and motor controllers/inverters
• Read and understand mechanical and electrical drawings
• Experience of planned preventative maintenance
• Good communications skills at all levels both written and verbal.
• Experience of working to very high standards of health & safety
• Passionate about learning, developing and improving
• Excellent customer facing skills / customer focus.
• Able to prioritize in a complex, fast-paced environment.
• Willingness to train and learn new skills.
• Ability to work independently
• Ability for Troubleshooting under high pressure is essential
• Ability to communicate effectively, (written and verbally) with peers, management, contractors and vendors
• A completed Bachelor’s, High school diploma, Technician, Master or equivalent degree in a technical discipline (Industrial, Electrical, Mechanical, Automation).
• PLC programs, ability to troubleshoot ladder logic (read use for troubleshooting), components (CPU back plains, I/O boards, counters, modules, and devices) and communications modules (Ethernet)
• Mentor technicians and Apprentices by motivating, providing guidance and directions to help them achieve their goals.
• Develop and maintain a good working relationship across all levels in the organization
• Ability to provide enriched feedback to enhance individual performance
• Ability to work all days and shifts in a 24/7 environment
• Proven Language skills in English
• Experience and proficiency in the following areas:
o Automated conveyors systems and controls
o Electrical and electronic principles
o Blueprint and electrical schematic reading
o Knowledge of CMMS(computerized maintenance management system) programs and implementation
o Preventative maintenance procedures
o Industrial electrical, controls, electronics
o PLC programs - Siemens S7 and/or Allen Bradley
o Industrial PC literacy
• Knowledge of N.E.C.
• Understanding of OEE and equipment performance metrics
• Knowledge of Statutory Compliance requirements
• Proven Leadership experience/aptitude,
• Proven ability to mentor and develop training plans for other service technicians
• Ability to deal with ambiguity
• Proven Experience of contractor management
Demonstrated ability to multi-task and prioritize many different projects and workload

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Preferred Qualifications: HNC, HND, BSc, BEng
• Demonstrated ability to manage, lead, and influence others on the team
• Demonstrated ability to multi-task and prioritize many different projects and workload
• Experience of multi-contractor management
• Must be highly self-motivated and customer-centric
• Leadership experience/aptitude, ability to mentor and develop training plans for other service technicians
• Experience with packaging machines
• Six Sigma qualification
• Experience in a multi-site environment
• Experience in international environment
• Knowledge in OEE and EAM tools