Girling Jones
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Maintenance Engineer - Electrical bias required on a permanent basis to work for one of the UK's biggest companies. Girling jones require a Maintenance Engineer - Electrical bias to support the existing engineering department, and be able wot work a 3 week shift pattern. The successful Electrician will oversee all electrical and site utilities maintenance.

Your New Position

The client is a big player within the food industry and have offices all over the UK, You must have experience of working in an industrial setting and also working with plant and building fabric. The production sites are the core to our business and not only do they keep our business running, but they feed the UK every day. As a Maintenance Engineer, you will help to keep this key site running and work with some of our impressive equipment;

  • Carry out plant checks and readings on essential equipment
  • Work efficiently to ensure all electrical engineering work is completed in a safe manner
  • Conduct continuous monitoring of production lines to identify and implement improvements
  • Carry out machine inspections, conduct relevant repairs or improvements and carry our preventative maintenance on equipment
  • Maintain existing machinery and equipment across the site by undertaking planned preventative maintenance tasks
  • Respond quickly and effectively to breakdowns or other engineering problems
  • Accurately complete all documentation required by the business and work closely with the H&S manager
  • Maintain stock levels of engineering spares
  • Support Engineering Manager

What you'll need to succeed

  • Have experience in a manufacturing / production / military environment
  • Possess strong communication skills and the ability to build relationships with production
  • Knowledge of 3 Phase processing equipment in a production environment
  • Understanding PLC
  • Knowledge of HV switch gear
  • Make things happen with agility and pace
  • Seek out and thrive on challenge
  • The desire to lead in the food industry
  • Entrepreneurial spirit
  • Possess strong communication skills and the ability to build relationships with production


  • Be a fully qualified Electrician with 16th/17th Edition qualification
  • City & Guilds minimum Engineering or Electrical qualification desirable
  • Have experience in a manufacturing / production / military environment
  • Be IT literate

What you'll get in return

In return a market leading salary plus package

The next step?

Click apply for an immediate call back or contact Adele at Girling Jones for a full detailed brief on the role.

Girling Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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