Maintenance Mechanical Technician

Facilities Management - I01 · Liverpool, Merseyside
Department Facilities Management - I01
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Maintenance Mechanical Technician - Prescot, UK

What is on offer?



We have an opportunity for a Maintenance Mechanical Technician to join our Facilities department  providing support to business operations M&E as well as general building maintenance, ensuring safety at all times.

About us



Alfred H Knight are an independent provider of inspection and testing services. Established in 1881, AHK operates in more than 40 countries with a well-earned reputation for providing reliable, professional services.


We provide specialist services for a wide range of commodities within base and minor metals, steel raw materials, ferroalloys, precious metals, platinum group metals, industrial minerals, solid fuels and fertilisers. Our clients include miners, smelters, refineries, traders, financial institutions and government bodies.


We maintain rigorous quality standards to ensure that our operations provide the highest level of services to our clients. We achieve this through compliance with industry standards and regulations for laboratory, inspection and quality management, including ISO: IEC 17025, 17020, 9001, 14001 and 45001.


Our people are our finest asset and as a truly global company, we value diversity, and respect people from all backgrounds.



  • Perform a wide variety of general building maintenance repairs and services.
  • Perform planned preventative/reactive maintenance tasks to all associated equipment.
  • Operation of plant and equipment inspection of M&E equipment and systems to ensure safe operations in accordance with statutory/or regulatory compliance and adherence to agreed procedures and company standards.
  • Respond to emergency maintenance requests as required.
  • Assist with the renovation of buildings; repair, plaster and repainting.
  • Repair/replace fixtures and fittings.
  • Perform outside custodial duties such as snow removal etc as required.
  • Maintain records of maintenance procedures.
  • Complete checklists on building equipment maintenance procedures.
  • Obtain estimates for supplies, repair parts; order parts as needed.
  • Report any incidents or accidents.
  • To wear any protective clothing provided by the Company.
  • Ensure safety in the workplace and in this respect ensure compliance with all instructions relating to the use and storage of materials/equipment necessary for the performance of his/her tasks.
  • Follow health and safety policies and procedures at all times.
  • It is quite likely that out of hours working will from time to time be required. This will be by mutual consent and may on occasion involve overseas travel.
  • To undertake other tasks of an appropriate nature in consultation with the Site Manager.


Do you have what it takes?



To be successful at Alfred H Knight, you will need to display the following:


Required Knowledge and Work Experience


  • Time served trade in mechanical/fitter in engineering.
  • Building services maintenance experience.
  • Good diagnostic skills.
  • Current clean driving licence.
  • Ability to work under pressure and unsupervised.
  • Good attention to detail.
  • Out of hours call out system rota.


  • Forklift truck licence.
  • Furnace experience
  • Previous experience in industrial or Laboratory maintenance.
  • Knowledge of “permit to work” systems and compliance with maintenance standards and good industry practices.

Hours of work - 37.5 hours per week between Monday - Friday on 08:30 - 17:00  (within 1hr unpaid lunch break)



 What are the benefits?


We are offering an excellent opportunity with a salary and benefits package to match including pension, life assurance and an employee assistance programme.

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  • Location
    Liverpool, Merseyside
  • Department
    Facilities Management - I01
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience