Faltec Europe Ltd was formed in 1989 and we are proud to be part of the Faltec Group, headquartered in Japan, with a global workforce of over 3,000 workers.

This is a very exciting time to begin your career with us. We are currently going through a period of transformation and investment, and have a purpose-built new manufacturing facility, and new plant and machinery, at the International Advanced Manufacturing Park (IAMP) in Sunderland SR5 3FH.

If you currently work within automotive component manufacturing, packaging or something similarly fast-paced, and looking to take the next step in your career with a world-class manufacturing company, it would be good to hear from you.

Current vacancies:-

  • Maintenance Technician (electrical, mechanical or multi-skilled) : £47,640
  • Tooling Technician / Toolmaker : £47,640
  • Maintenance Planning Engineer
  • Senior HSE Lead
  • Buyer
  • Quality Control Inspector : Days £10.68/hr Backs £12.81/hr Nights £14.23/hr
  • FLT Driver : Days £12.12/hr Backs £14.54/hr Nights £16.16/hr

To request further information, including salaries and job descriptions, please call our recruitment line on 0191 519 5255, or email your CV.

Our benefits package for permanent employees includes: 27 days holiday + bank holidays, 6 months maternity / 3 weeks paternity, 4 x basic salary as Life Assurance, Medicash, Private Medical Insurance, Cycle to Work scheme, Free flu jab, Free parking, Employee assistance programme, Discounts from goods and services via hundreds of high street retailers, and more.  

We review and acknowledge every CV received.  All vacancies are open to both internal and external applicants unless marked otherwise.  As an applicant, you must be able to prove your right to work to an employer – GOV.UK (

We operate a 3 shift pattern for maintenance, production, stores and quality control colleagues. Dayshift is 7.00am to 3.05pm, Backshift is 3.00pm to 11.05pm and Nightshift is 11.00pm to 7.05am. Shift allowance is payable at +20% for backshift and +33.3% for nightshift.  Overtime is payable at time and a third weekdays, time and a half on Saturday and double time on Sunday. Our office and engineering colleagues work Monday to Thursday 8.00am to 5.00pm and Friday 8.00am to 12.00pm.

STRICTLY NO AGENCIES. We operate a direct recruitment business model for permanent hires. If you are a recruiter or work for a recruitment agency, please do not send CVs to, or contact anyone in our business, as CVs received in this way will not be acknowledged as introductions. Thank you.

  • NEAA
  • EEF
  • North East Maintenance Forum
  • BSI
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