Multi-skilled Maintenance Technician

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Date: May 21, 2023

Location: Neptune Quay, GB

Company: Bekaert NV

Bekaert ( is a world market and technology leader in steel wire transformation and coating technologies. We pursue to be the preferred supplier for our steel wire products and solutions by continuously delivering superior value to our customers worldwide. Bekaert (Euronext Brussels: BEKB) is a global company with more than 27 000 employees worldwide, headquarters in Belgium and € 5.9 billion in combined revenue in 2021.




Multi-Skilled Maintenance Technician – Willington Quay – Newcastle

Salary - £35,219.04 + £4076.52 shift allowance

3 shift rotating pattern


Be part of something bigger!

As the world and the way people live is changing, at Bekaert we believe it’s our responsibility to contribute to finding new solutions for the future.

Our ambition is to be the leading partner for shaping the way we live and move. And to always do this the Bekaert Way – safe, smart, and sustainable.

With a heritage of more than 140 years, we continue to strengthen our core competencies that have made Bekaert a global market and technology leader in material science of steel wire transformation and coating technologies. Today, we also apply our expertise beyond steel to create new solutions with innovative materials and services for markets including new mobility, low-carbon construction, and green energy.

As a dynamic and growing company with over 27,000 employees worldwide, 75 nationalities, a retention rate above 90% and a revenue of €5.9 billion, we're looking for someone like you to join our team!


Why join us?

  • Personal Growth – Let us help you unlock your full potential
  • Pioneering – Join us to challenge the impossible
  • Creativity - Discover possibilities beyond steel
  • Purpose – Drive progress for our planet and people
  • Diversity – Together, we create change


About the role

Your Impact as Multi-Skilled Maintenance Technician:

  • Ensure full compliance to the Company’s quality / environment standards (ISO 14001etc) and also any legislation applicable to our operations (HSE, waste, COSHH etc.)
  • Process Setup of equipment and assists in all SMED activities
  • Planned maintenance to the required standard and reactive maintenance
  • Coordinate and cooperate with production supervision on a day to day basis, to ensure the smooth running and availability of plant and equipment.
  • Promotion of best H&S practice by coordinating audits, assist in SOP reviews


About You

Essential skills & competencies

  • Must have HNC level qualification
  • Fit and assemble metal parts, tools or sub-assemblies.
  • Dismantle faulty equipment and assemblies and repair or replace defective parts.
  • Check accuracy and quality of finished parts, tools or sub-assemblies.
  • Working within preventative maintenance schedules to keep plant running effectively.
  • Experience of working effectively within small teams in a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience of doing general checks on machines.


Will you dare to take the next step?

Join us to unlock your full potential AND have a true impact in pushing the boundaries of what is possible.

We're looking for individuals who are not afraid to take risks and explore new ideas. If you are passionate about personal growth and bringing your authentic self to work, we want you on our team!

At Bekaert, we celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive work environment. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


To learn more about us and our exciting career opportunities, visit Bekaert Careers



You grow, we grow... Better together. Bekaert offers continuous development opportunities.

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