The Body Shop is the place to be for Maintenance Technicians who relish both the challenges and lifelong friendships that comes from working in a busy collaborative environment. Teams in this area work with the most up-to-date manufacturing equipment in the world including AGVs, laser measurement robots, traffic and vision systems. It’s ideal for people who enjoy variety in a challenging and rewarding atmosphere.
Like many of our Maintenance Technicians, Nissan has become a long-term career for Richie. Since starting his Nissan journey in 2006, he has completed an apprenticeship and now works with some of the most modern equipment in the world. He relishes the challenge of working on something new – and the excitement that comes with getting to grips with new technology. Nissan is more than just a job for Richie. He loves the camaraderie between his teams and has made lifelong friends with people from all over the North East.
Like every shop at our UK manufacturing hub, Body Shop Maintenance Technicians have plenty of opportunities to work with the equipment and areas they feel most at home, and collaborate with cross-functional teams to fulfil our ethos of continuous improvement.
Sam prefers working with computers and software – and he’s able to do just that as a Nissan Maintenance Technician. He collaborates closely with the Engineering team on new equipment including robots and PLC software and enjoys the opportunities he gets to learn about new technology unique to Nissan.
With both automated and manual assembly facilities, the Body Shop is the place to be if you have a passion for smart manufacturing systems. As an electrical technician you’ll have the chance to maintain and improve equipment and software behind systems like our ultra-modern FANUC robots, numerically controlled tooling, and safety PLC.
The camaraderie between the teams is second-to-none. You get to work with every walk of life in Body Shop, both here in the UK and across the globe. Experts in machinery, equipment, automation and processes from engineering, suppliers, manufacturing, and design all come together to make our plant one of the best in the world.
Starting at Nissan an exciting challenge, full of possibilities, and there will be a lot to take in at first. Here is where you’ll find all the information you need to get started, understand your new company, our culture and where to go when you need support or have a query. It’s great to have you on board and we hope you enjoy your journey with us.