Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Recruiter
Premier Recruiting Services Limited
Location
Tonbridge, Kent
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A successful manufacturing company is now looking to recruit an Electrical Maintenance Engineer / Maintenance Electrician. As Electrical Maintenance Engineer / Maintenance Electrician you will be offered a salary of £30,000 + overtime + 25 days hols + pension.

Electrical Maintenance Engineer / Maintenance Electrician role works on an alternating early/late day shift, Mon-Fri 0600-1400 one week / 1400-2200 the following week. There are no nights involved.

Candidates MUST have experience of working on electrical plant maintenance, including 3 phase systems.

Job Function:

  • To provide electrical cover
  • To carry out activities in order to maximise the reliability, efficiency and safety of production equipment
  • To be involved in improvement projects on equipment, and new plant installation projects to give internal and external customer benefits

Key Accountabilities:

  • Carry out preventative maintenance tasks, on critical plant items
  • Carry out repairs to equipment as required and assist with further improvements to maximise equipment effectiveness
  • Timely repair of equipment to meet production demands and improved maintaining of equipment resulting in less downtime, and the ability to prioritise tasks.
  • Ongoing involvement in project work, including new equipment installations and refurbishment as required
  • Equipment modifications and improvements to meet changing production requirements
  • Efficient installation of capital project items as directed
  • Carry out all work according to agreed safety standards and procedures.
  • Carry out some fixed installation testing and PAT testing as required

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Ideally an Apprenticeship served Technician or equivalent, with recognised relevant qualifications
  • Experience of industrial electrical equipment and installations including 3 phase equipment, and competent to IEE 17th edition wiring regulations
  • Ideally some mechanical skills (not essential)
  • Some knowledge of PLC controls and drives would be an advantage

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