In-house Electrical Technician

Recruiter
Staffline Express
Location
Huntingdon
Salary
£24000 - £27000/annum Overnight allowances and good benefi
Posted
22 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client is looking to recruit an experienced In-House Electrical Technician for their site in Huntingdon. The purpose of the role is to deal with incoming phone calls from field based technicians, suppliers, customers and rectify electrical problems that may arise with the equipment. You will be coordinating the material order flow and liaising with the warehouse to ensure an adequate and constant supply of stock and parts. You will be expected to travel around the UK when needed to supervise and assist with any electrical issues with the equipment so flexibility and ability to travel is essential. You will also be working on a rota basis to cover at weekends.

Main duties

* Be the first point of contact for all Electrical queries within the UK
* Liaise with 2nd Level support in Germany for technical solutions
* Check and process technical notifications raised by Service Technicians
* Support H&S with new documentation and the checking of the RAMS system
* Provide technical support for engineers and customers
* Liaise effectively with the service dispatch coordinators to ensure that all maintenance work is completed and technicians have the necessary means to correct and maintain all aspects of the WEC
* Overseeing electrical, updates and retrofits in the UK
* Ensure that reports from the turbines are accurate to the maintenance schedules and update and maintain the ESC Reports database where necessary
* Coordinate the material order flow and liaise with warehouse personnel to ensure an adequate and constant supply of stock and parts
* Look for persistent faults / issues with the WEC's trying to identify trends and then report these back to your supervisor and assist in the long term rectification of these faults
* Working with other departments and technicians to create snagging lists for the WEC's
* When and where necessary, travel to WEC sites throughout the UK, Germany and possibly elsewhere in Europe.

Skills and requirements -

* Level 3 Electrical qualifications; ideally you will be a time served apprentice
* Ideally an Engineering degree or similar
* Must be computer literate
* Highly health and Safety conscious.
* Experience with maintenance schedules.
* A full (clean) driving license is essential
* Excellent health and fitness levels are essential for this role.
* Must be good with heights
* A team player, flexible and resourceful individual is required for our teams.

A proactive, motivated, resourceful, team player is needed in this challenging and exciting position. Ability to stick to deadlines and finish work to the highest standard is required.

Please be aware the role will involve periods of time staying away from home

Salary will be dependent on experience and they offer 24 days holiday on top of the 8 bank holidays, a private pension & health care scheme, friendly & helpful colleagues and fully paid accommodation whilst travelling, what more could you wish for in your new career? If you want to become a member of the future, now is the time to apply!

So if you have the skills and experience they are looking for and would like to know more, please let me have your CV. Thank you