Mechanical Maintenance TechnicianPermanent, Full timeBased in LoughboroughCompetitive Salary and benefits I am recruiting a Mechanical Maintenance Technician to work for a FTSE 250 International company specialising in components and sub-systems for the Aerospace, Defence and Energy markets. You will carry out repairs and maintenance (PPM & reactive) to manufacturing related equipment and building facilities in accordance with standard policies and procedures, internal requirements, manufacturer's specifications and safety policies. You will perform a wide variety of mechanical skilled work across multiple-functions and operations of the business. Responsibilities: Performs maintenance service and repairs on assigned equipmentTroubleshoots, inspects, repairs, replaces and maintains existing mechanical systems and associated equipment including air compressors, air dryers, dehumidifiers, cooling towers, etc.Facilitates and accurately follows specific detailed operational instructions and prints for jobs and setup operationsAdministers the preventive maintenance system and provides required reportsDetermines preventative maintenance requirements for new equipment and educates and trains equipment operators to perform routine maintenanceMaintains a safe and effective work area/environment and use appropriate personal protective and safety equipmentSupports the Facilities Function as neededOther responsibilities as assignedRegular, consistent and punctual attendance is required. May need to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) and additional hours as necessary Key skills and competencies required: An indentured apprenticeship in Mechanical Engineering and working knowledge of mechanical and components and equipment.We would also like you to:Be able to recognize and solve typical problems from established operating procedures and/or scientific methodsHave experience in operating forklifts and other powered equipment What else do I need to know? Competitive Salary dependent on level of experience.Mon to Thurs 7:30 to 16:15 and Fri 7:30 to 12:00Must be eligible for UK Baseline Security Clearance This is an excellent opportunity to join a market leading organisation and progress your career in an interesting environment. If you are looking for your next opportunity, please apply online.