Maintenance Electrician - DOUBLE DAYS

Search Consultancy Ltd
£30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
01 Dec 2017
04 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Role: Maintenance Engineer - Electrical (DOUBLE DAYS)
Salary: Dependent on experience
Shifts: 0600 - 1400 and 1400 - 2200
Status: Permanent

Do you want to work with a progressive and forward thinking company who are at the forefront of their market? Search Consultancy current has an opportunity for a Maintenance Engineer in the Leeds area.

The company:

Our client has been established for over 150 years, and a leading manufacturing and supplier of components. Innovation is at the heart of what they do, their continuous investment in technology and processes allow them to become the most vertically integrated manufacturer in their sector. They not only manufacture components and products, but they have a team of dedicated engineers who design and build machinery on site.

They have recently invested in a number of state-of-the-art machines, and currently have a dedicated in-house laboratory to ensure the quality of all components and products.

The role:

The role of the Maintenance Engineer at this company incorporates maintenance on component and product manufacturing machines, controlled mostly by Allen Bradley PLC's. You will be responsible for the following:

* Fault finding
* Understanding of factory automation (PLC experience)
* Working at heights
* Ensuring PPM/TPM is adhered to
* Carrying out continuous improvement activities to further develop the company
* Mechanical maintenance

The candidate:

The ideal candidate will be apprentice trained (either Electrical or Mechanical) however it is necessary that you are electrically biased, and have recent PLC experience.

* Electrical qualifications (HNC or equivalent)
* Experience of fault finding
* PLC experience (ideally Allen Bradley, but all PLC experience will be considered)
* Experience of working within a production environment.

This is a permanent position, the salary is dependent on experience however overtime is available. If you would be interested in submitting your details for this vacancy, apply through this site, or send your CV to

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.