TPM Technician / Process Support

This job is no longer available.

We are looking for candidates to fulfil a key TPM/process support role within our Central Finishing unit.


  Monday-Friday, 8.00 am to 5.00 pm

Competitive salary

Training and development opportunities available



About the department and the role

Our Finishing department is where we apply special treatments and dyes to our fabrics.  From dress nets to parachute fabrics we have process equipment that can treat our fabrics to our customer’s exact requirements, before being shipped off around the globe.

The TPM Technician/Process Support is a pivotal role in all aspects of the central finishing department’s Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) on machines, equipment and abatement units. The successful candidate will be required to undertake a number of TPM tasks such as safety checks, cleaning and general maintenance, as well as being responsible for the collation of related data.

Skills, knowledge and experience:


  • Good communication skills
  • Experience of using a PC
  • Ability to work in a team as well as on your own
  • High level of dexterity and mechanically minded
  • Good attention to detail
  • Previous experience of working in a manufacturing environment would be an advantage but not essential


  • Knowledge of TPM systems and mechanical work
  • An understanding of HS&E and quality issues in a manufacturing environment


Closing date for this vacancy is 21st October.

What you can expect from us

  • Engaging work culture
  • Environmentally conscious company
  • Company profit share scheme
  • Company contribution pension plan
  • Personal learning and development
  • Leadership development and mentoring programmes
  • Enhanced holiday entitlement
  • Canteen
  • On-site car and cycle parking
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • Enhanced maternity benefits
  • Health & dental plans
  • Company sick pay and life assurance
  • Tech and Cycle Schemes
  • Discounts with participating local shops and businesses
  • Contribute to high-profile textile projects
  • Privately owned, debt-free company

For further information on this vacancy please contact:

Human Resources Team
Heathcoat Fabrics Limited,
Westexe, Tiverton EX16 5LL UK