Weekend Mechanical Craftsperson
James Cropper is a specialist paper manufacturer in north-west England. The company has developed a strong range of technical capabilities, making it a global player in high quality coloured and bookbinding papers, niche digital solutions, luxury packaging and offering unique bespoke materials. A business of around £75m, it has important market shares in the USA, China, the Far East, Europe and the UK.
The job will involve working in a maintenance team providing a maintenance service in support of production. The work will also include preventative and corrective maintenance, faultfinding, problem solving, workshop repair and overhaul of a wide range of equipment.
The successful candidate must be a time served mechanical craftsperson with industrial experience and hold a minimum qualification of mechanical BTEC National certificate or equivalent. Computer skills, safety knowledge and the ability to work unsupervised are also needed.
The working hours are Friday 7.45am - 4.30pm, Saturday and Sunday 6am - 6pm and Monday 6am - 2.30pm. The salary will attract a substantial premium for weekend working.