Maintenance Electrician

Recruit 12 Ltd
£40k per year + ben
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A Maintenance Electrician is required for a leading Design and Manufacturing company in its sector. In this role as a Maintenance Electrician , you will provide hands-on technical assistance not exclusively of an electrical nature, in the maintenance, installation, commissioning, fault finding and de-commissioning of plant and equipment.

Reporting directly to the Maintenance Team Leader, your main responsibilities as Maintenance Electrician will include:

* Provide rapid technical assistance in the resolution of equipment and plant malfunctions; carry out fault-finding repairs and refurbishments as necessary.

* Develop and refine local operating procedures to maximise efficiency and minimise waste (scrap, re-work and unplanned inspection).

* Train operators in the safe operation of equipment and promote up-skilling.

* Develop and maintain process and plant efficiency and utilisation measures to use as a tool for continuous improvement.

* Continuously strive to eliminate and reduce waste of any kind within the manufacturing process, scrap, re-work and consumables.

* Develop and implement planned maintenance of jigs, fixtures, plant and other equipment to minimise efficiency losses to production whilst carefully controlling costs.

* Assist in the integration of new plant and equipment into the production environment.

* Set and strive to improve housekeeping standards through the use of the 5S approach.

Experience and Qualifications

* Time served apprenticeship with the relevant C & G Electrical qualification plus 17 th edition for relevant engineering degree, HNC or HND.

* Previous experience of working in a fast paced manufacturing environment.

* Excellent PC skills including Microsoft Word and Excel.

* Experience of PLC programming and fault finding.

* Ability to manage projects in a manufacturing environment.

* Experience of robotic programming desirable.

* Excellent communication skills.

* Demonstrable track record of problem solving.

* Able to use own initiative to effectively manage and prioritise workload.

* Able to work inclusively in a team environment.

* Experience of working on injection moulding machines desirable

This position is based in Buckinghamshire and is easily commutable from Oxford, Milton Keynes, Northampton and Warwick. You will receive a competitive salary plus company benefits.

If you are an experienced Maintenance Electrician looking for a new opportunity, please apply immediately. This role is permanent and full time.

Recruit12 is a recruitment specialist working within the Automotive, Aerospace, and World Class manufacturing sectors.

Important: Please note Recruit12 is only able to place into employment candidates that have a valid EU passport, a European Economic Area (EEA) passport or a valid UK visa.