Day Shift Maintenance Operator

Location UK-Goole



Guardian Industries, a global company headquartered in Auburn Hills, Michigan, employs around 17,000 people and operates facilities throughout North America, Europe, South America, Africa, the Middle East and Asia. Guardian’s diverse group of companies are involved in the manufacture of high-performance float, coated and fabricated glass products; the manufacture of high-quality chrome-plated and painted plastic components for the automotive and commercial truck industries; and the distribution of specialty building products. Guardian’s vision is to create value for customers and society through constant innovation using fewer resources. Guardian is a wholly owned subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc. Visit for more information.





Reporting to the Day Shift Maintenance Supervisor, you will be part of the multi-disciplined Day Shift Maintenance team. The team support the asset care and continual improvement activities for the Goole plant. The role is key to delivering plant safety, reliability and improvements.

Principle Accountabilities


  • Act in the safest possible manner and with integrity
  • Work safely, and contribute to a continually improving safety environment.
  • Deliver the asset care plan to the plant, including but not limited to:
    • Breakdown rectification / resolution / follow-up completion
    • Planned maintenance activities
    • Improvement activities.
    • Strive to improve equipment Reliability







The ideal candidate will:

  • Have a recognised craft apprentice in a mechanical fitting or fabrication discipline
  • Have Fitting and Fabricating experience (desirable)
  • Be qualified to HNC level in a relevant discipline (desirable)
  • Experience of:
    • Utility Systems,
    • Furnace Process,
    • Conveying systems,
    • Mobile Handling Equipment,
  • Have experience in a manufacturing environment where safety and quality are a vital part
  • Have good communication skills (spoken and read English is mandatory)
  • Have demonstrated good teamwork capabilities while also being able to self-motivate and work under own initiative
  • Have a passion to improve


What do we have to offer?

Guardian companies are committed to offer a competitive compensation package and an opportunity for you to maximize your potential. We pride ourselves in promoting career opportunities in an open environment, which encourages individual development and gives you opportunities to expand your knowledge and work as part of a global team. We offer a unique professional experience in a culture based on integrity, compliance and value creation. If you are interested in finding out more about our culture, please visit us on our website:


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