Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Wagstaff Recruitment Ltd
£34k - 36k per year + Paid overtime
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Electrical Maintenance Engineer / Electrical Maintenance Technician / Electrical Engineer.

Joining an Electrical Engineering team supporting production and site engineering on all electrical requirements. This is truly an Electrical Maintenance Engineering role as the company have a separate Mechanical team.

Your role as an Electrical Maintenance Engineer will be to reactively support the production facility by reacting to breakdowns. In the future the company are implementing plans to conduct more ppm work and continuous improvement projects.

Hours of work:

Predominantly a 3 shift 8 hour rotating week pattern, Monday to Friday

6 week cycle however does include 1 weekend of Sunday night working - 12 hours, in return a long weekend off (Weds, Thurs Fri Sat and Sun)


Dependent on experience c£36,000 + paid overtime.

Experience Required:

* Min NVQ level III in Electrical Engineer OR Apprenticeship trained - Electrical
* Min 3 years' experience in an electrical maintenance engineering environment.
* Experience and skilled in relay log control systems, inverters, safety guarding.
* Be a logic thinker and problem solver.
* PLC fault-finding skills an advantage, not essential

Daily Activities:

* Ensure that adherence of regulations around electrical applications is maintained.
* Ensure all equipment (especially those which are PLC controlled) is maintained in an excellent state.
* Deal with any breakdown issues which are based on electrical faults.
* Identify problem areas in production, equipment and processes.
* Investigate issues and determine appropriate remedial action.
* Conduct fault finding using control systems, invertor drives and PLCs.
* Seek improvements in plant and processes in order to improve safety, quality, efficiency and cost.
* Active participation in all improvement projects.

Application information:

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