Workshop Technician

Reporting to: Workshop Supervisor
Department: Technical

Job Description
The Workshop Technician will be responsible for carrying out and maintaining a consistent throughput of technical repairs on lighting and associated equipment.

Duties include:

  • Understanding the priorities of the incoming repair stock and deciding on the most cost-efficient repair options
  • Undertaking electrical and mechanical repairs.
  • Preparing equipment to be sent to external suppliers for repair.
  • Testing equipment (including PAT) before managing return to stock.
  • Using RT pro stock control system to identify where all repair stock is located either within PMBS or at external repair suppliers and returning repaired items to stock.
  • Liaising with the Inventory Manager about retiring stock which is beyond economical repair.
  • Work with the Repairs Workshop Administrator to ensure supplies are maintained a good level within the repairs department and the equipment departments.
  • Work with PMBS departments so they have a better understanding of what repairs can be done quickly and locally and what should be escalated to the repairs department.
  • Ensure the department workshop is always maintained in an efficient and organised manner with all tools and equipment accounted for.
  • Work with the Technical Manager to ensure all operations are risk assessed and control measures are in place and being adhered to.

Person specification

  • Must be IT literate with a good understanding of Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Able to learn the MBS stock control inventory system (Rental tracker Pro).
  • Must be able to confidently communicate with internal colleagues and external suppliers.
  • Be able to build strong working relationships with colleagues.
  • To be able to work under pressure to changing deadlines.
  • Must be able to work evenings and weekends as required.
  • Be willing to help in other departments when time allows to fulfil orders.
  • Self-motivated and organised with the ability to plan workload and keep track of multiple jobs.
  • 2 years+ experience in the lighting industry is desirable.

Additional considerations
Weekend and extended hours working is required as the business demands.  We work to a highly skilled clientele who demand high levels of service and response.

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