Nissan Sunderland

Maintenance Technician (Vehicle Plant) Job Description


Are you a forward-thinking, dynamic and time-served Electrical or Mechanical Maintenance Technician?

We can offer you a working environment where no two days are the same and where employee development and recognition are at the heart of what we do.

In this exciting role you will perform reactive and planned maintenance on a wide range of global-leading manufacturing plant equipment, working with leaders in their field on international and cross-functional projects.



We believe in recognising hard work and achievement in our employees.  We can offer you a formal programme of engagement, recognition and reward, over and above the competitive salary, shift allowance and benefits.  We are proud to bring you a culture that is led by a deep-seated appreciation and respect for our employees.



From day one you will be open to opportunities for training and career progression at Nissan.  Our aim is for every individual to be able to develop themselves both professionally and personally as a Nissan employee, with ongoing support from our dedicated training, engagement and HR teams.


To be part of this respected team, you will need be highly motivated, with excellent technical skill level and a proactive approach to resolving issues and implementing long term countermeasures.




You will be time-served Electrical or Mechanical Technician with experience in a high-volume manufacturing environment such as Automotive, FMCG, Pharmaceuticals or Primary Metal Production.

  • You will have a recognised apprenticeship in an electrical or mechanical discipline and will possess an ONC, BTEC or NVQ Level 3 in Maintenance or Engineering
  • Clean room experience is advantageous
  • You will have maintenance and fault-finding experience across equipment such as PLC control, Relay Logic control, Vision systems, Fixed and variable speed drives, Process control, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Mechanical handling systems/Conveyors, Mechanical transmissions or Robotics



Have you served a recognised apprenticeship in an Electrical or Mechanical discipline ?

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