Location: Multimatic Technical Centre Europe, Thetford, Norfolk, United Kingdom
Posted: October 24th, 2022
Multimatic is a global automotive supply company providing hardware and engineering services to OEMs around the world. Its UK based engineering division, Multimatic Technical Centre Europe (MTCE), is a leading supplier of engineering and vehicle development services to major automotive OEMs and a growing number of niche vehicle manufacturers. Specialties include suspension systems, vehicle dynamics, mechanisms and mechatronics.
MTCE is currently seeking to recruit a Facilities Assistant with a range of skills to join the facilities and maintenance team. Sound knowledge of health and safety, along with practical hands-on experience is key in this role. The successful candidate will be part of our busy facilities team, helping to maintain and repair our main site in Thetford and keep to a good standard.
Support with the maintenance of plant, equipment, and buildings to ensure compliance with relevant statutory provisions, minimisation of equipment downtime, care of equipment to maximise life expectancy and efficiency.
Contact and schedule contractors as needed.
Carry out routine preventative maintenance tasks and checks, as well as dealing with non-routine repairs and maintenance tasks, ensuring accurate records are kept.
Maintain efficient communication methods to ensure the team can work efficiently and that production managers are aware of issues with accurate timescales which are likely to affect production.
Assist with specific activities e.g., building fit out, introduction of new machines or processes etc.
Maintain control of all contractors on site, ensuring they are accurately briefed and inducted.
Assist with ongoing best practice for all related activities e.g., scrap metal, wastes, PPE, cleaning consumables, production gases, coolant & oils etc.
Identify relevant training needs to ensure you are current on the range of equipment used within Multimatic e.g. Forklifts.
Assist with H&S systems to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.
Support the H&S Manager with meetings, audits and training.
Carry out any other duties which may from time to time be reasonably requested to assist in the day to day running of the company.
Ensure all company standards are promoted and maintained.
Ensure safe working practices at all times.
Ensure commitment and application of the company Environmental, Quality and HS Policies.
Flexible approach to work tasks
Proactive approach to building maintenance
Full Clean Driving Licence
Ability to read, write and speak English
If you are interested in this position, apply by sending us your cover letter and resume. We thank all interested candidates in advance; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
As part of our commitment to ensuring our employment practices are fair, accessible, and inclusive of persons with disabilities, recruitment-related accommodations for disabilities, are available upon request throughout the recruitment and assessment process for applicants with disabilities.