Maintenance Technician

January 22, 2024
£28.4 - £35.0 / year

Job Description




Unilin is a global market leader in interior design and building materials. Millions of people’s homes and workplaces, as well as public areas worldwide, include our flooring, (decorative) panels, insulation solutions, and technology.

Our team of 8600 passionate individuals in 105 sites across several nations strives to improve people’s quality of life by introducing new innovations and continually pushing boundaries. Our dedication to excellence and broad expertise allow us to create beautiful, sustainable items of the greatest quality. And our efforts were rewarded: we generated a €3.1 billion revenue in 2022. We are also happy to be part of Mohawk Industries, the global flooring industry leader with a $11.6 billion revenue and 41,000 workers.


Your job responsibilities

For our Unilin Insulation production plant, we are seeking for a maintenance technician:

Competitive salary (DOE) plus shift allowance and pension.
Shifts are 4 x 10.5 hours each week, including Saturdays.
There is potential to transition to a continental shift pattern of three 12-hour shifts per week.
A Maintenance Technician is needed for a specialised manufacturer of building products. The employer has a new building and is looking to form a new team.
The ideal Maintenance Technician will be a multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer with prior experience working in a manufacturing environment. Candidates with an electrical or mechanical bias are encouraged to apply. Those from high-volume manufacturing will have an advantage.


The Maintenance Technician’s Role:


  • Separate PPM and reactive maintenance.
  • Project work includes CI and installation tasks.
  • Troubleshoot and repair all factory equipment, including electrical, electronic, pneumatic, and mechanical.
  • Identify the underlying causes of problems and provide process modifications for long-term resolution.
  • Ensure maximum production efficiency and a rapid return to full capacity.
  • Make sure that all breakdowns are logged in the CMMS system.
  • Responsible for maintaining a safe, clean working environment and carrying out tasks in a safe manner, ensuring that safety criteria are satisfied.


A Successful Maintenance Technician:


  • Experience with Manufacturing Maintenance, preferably in FMCG.
  • Ideally multi-skilled. Candidates with an electrical or mechanical bias are encouraged to apply.



Unilin is a rapidly expanding, prosperous, and thriving group with global operations. Innovation is our driving force. Investing in people, technology, and sustainable entrepreneurship is key to our culture.

Unilin succeeds thanks to a dedicated team of colleagues that value professionalism and entrepreneurship.

Unilin provides a competitive compensation in exchange for your experience, creativity, and energy, as well as fringe benefits, career prospects, international challenges, and a diverse selection of training alternatives.