Maintenance Technician

L S Starrett
Jedburgh, Scottish Borders
26 May 2017
23 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Maintenance Technician

Location: The L.S. Starrett Company Ltd, Oxnam Road, Jedburgh, TD8 6LR

Salary: Competitive

Type of work: Full-Time (Permanent)

About Us:

 The L.S. Starrett Company Ltd is a global, internationally renowned organisation with a first-class reputation in the manufacture of high quality precision measuring instruments, hand tools, bandsaws, hacksaws and holesaws.

The Role:

This is a fantastic opportunity to join our small but very busy engineering services team based at our manufacturing facility in Jedburgh in the Scottish Borders.

To be considered for this position you will be time served in a maintenance discipline (City & Guilds etc) and will already possess the skills necessary to carry out a wide variety of duties such as installation, maintenance and repair of a wide variety of complex machine tools in various production departments; general maintenance of factory equipment; dismantling and reassembling of complex mechanisms; refurbishment/servicing of equipment and machinery; diagnosing faults and troubleshooting of manufacturing systems utilising various technologies.


Although not essential, it will be advantageous if you can add machining (lathes, milling etc), welding and fabricating, and some knowledge of electrical systems to your list of competencies.

In addition to the technical skills required, you will be enthusiastic and self-motivated, with excellent problem-solving, communication and time management skills.

Closing date for applications is Friday 9 June 2017.

Please apply online with an updated CV & a member of the recruitment team will be in touch with you.