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Coventry, GB

Maintenance Technician


Perform plant maintenance and reactive repairs on plant, equipment and facilities. To assist in projects and CI activities as required and to engineer out repeat issue


Main responsibilities


  • Follow established work methods and procedures in order to ensure the smooth running of equipment and the plant.
  • Proactively work to solve equipment issues using effective fault diagnosis skills and implement immediate containment, together with longer term innovative solutions.
  • Ensure all documentation is completed as required and liaise with and members of the AMT and Maintenance Team in order to communicate relevant information.
  • Follow routine and preventative maintenance programs and undertake appropriate preventative maintenance checks during planned production downtime to ensure that the equipment and machinery are available for production.
  • Liaise with and supervise external contractors whilst on site in order to ensure all relevant corporate policies are adhered to.
  • Maintain, document and order critical and consumable spares consignments.
  • Carry out overhauls, upgrades and rebuild equipment, including machine and process modifications where appropriate, to ensure continuous improvement.
  • Undertake the commissioning and Installation of new equipment as required to support new production or the improvement of current processes
  • Maintain current and historical data on equipment efficiencies in order to aid in productivity and cost improvements.
  • Carry out evaluation and risk assessments within all areas of the plant in order to ensure safe working methods and environment.
  • Raise concerns/issues regarding all aspects of seat production with the appropriate personnel to ensure quality is maintained and downtime kept to a minimum.
  • Undertake any training as necessary to ensure flexible job rotation and skills matrices are maintained in order to promote future development.
  • Continually work as a Team Member to continually maintain and improve the team work philosophy within Lear Corporation


Key skills

  • Experience in pneumatics and  conveyor control systems
  • Electrical Installation



  • Qualified to 17th Edition Regulations
  • Tech certificate in Engineering
  • NVQ Level 2
  • Automotive experience.