Production Technician

Are you a Time served Engineer?

Do you have preventative maintenance experience?

Have you worked within plastics extrusion/ injection moulding?

We’re looking to recruit a Production Technician for a specialist manufacturer based in Runcorn. You will be responsible for ensuring that all machines are maintained to a high standard and operate within the required specifications.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintenance of machinery and all auxiliary plant
  • Review, revise and improve preventative maintenance activities
  • Working with the R&D department on continuous improvements and introduction of new designs
  • Training operators on maintenance and process improvements.
  • Control of preventative maintenance on a weekly, monthly, biannually basis.
  • Using lean manufacturing techniques to improve the department’s efficiencies.
  • Responsible for investigating reported quality issues and implementation of preventative actions.


  • Time served Engineering Qualification such as ONC, BTEC, C&G, IVQ or NVQ Level 3 with desirable maintenance experience.
  • Experience within a plastics extrusion and injection moulding environment – desirable.


  • Salary – Negotiable.
  • Shifts 2 off, 3 in, 2 off, 2 in, 3 off, 2 in.
  • Starting on days, transferring to continental shifts after training.
  • Additional benefits

To apply for the role of Production Technician feel free to give Craig a call at GPW Recruitment on 01744 452043/ 07391869488 or please click apply now