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Job Title:  Maintenance Operator

Requisition ID:  8536

Newport, Wales, GB, NP19 4XJ

Home-based Position:  No
Regular/Temporary:  Regular
Job Type:  Full-Time
Job Description: 

EnerSys is the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications. We have over thirty manufacturing and assembly plants worldwide servicing over 10,000 customers in more than 100 countries. Worldwide headquarters are located in Reading, PA, USA with regional headquarters in Europe and Asia. We complement our extensive line of Motive Power and Energy Systems with a full range of integrated services and systems. With sales and service locations throughout the world, and over 100 years of battery experience, EnerSys is the power/full solution for stored DC power products. 

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Job Purpose

Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, the Maintenance Fitter will be responsible for supporting manufacturing by maintaining equipment and carrying out planned preventative maintenance as per schedules.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Complying with Company Environmental, Health and Safety procedures
  • Completion of Planned preventative maintenance tasks.
  • Maintenance / repair of equipment in breakdown situations
  • Ensuring the highest levels of housekeeping and cleanliness whilst working
  • Liaising across all areas of the organization to achieve production priorities


  • Strong Mechanical Engineering background
  • Problem solving and fault finding expertise
  • Experience in hydraulic/pneumatic controls would be an advantage
  • Basic level of PLC Programming
  • Some knowledge and experience of Robots would be an advantage
  • Electrical experience would be an obvious advantage but not necessary
  • General operating knowledge of health and safety
  • Experience in welding would be an advantage
  • Understanding of permit to work systems
  • Experience in Machining / Miling / turning would be an advantage

Personal Skills

  • Full-time served apprenticeship
  • Essential qualifications – BTEC National or City & Guilds and HNC.
  • Multi-skilled with at least 5 years’ experience in a busy manufacturing environment
  • Self-motivated and proactive approach
  • Able to meet the demands of a physical role.


EnerSys provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.  EEO/Minority/Female/Vets/Disabled

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