Electical Shift Engineer

Perpetual Engineering Partnerships Ltd
Flintshire (Sir y Fflint)
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Shift Engineer - Electrically Bias

Shift designed by Engineers to maximize time off



My client based in Deeside is one of the North Wests leading Automotive Parts Manufacturers who now have a new opportunity for a Shift Engineer to join there smooth running team.

The engineers themselves have designed the shift pattern which is designed in a unique way which maximizes the amount of days you have off.

They are paying an extremely attractive salary of £43,000 and offer excellent training and development for anyone wanting to climb the ladder.

Job Description

Working as part of a team to ensure continued production to high quality and ensuring the most effective production process from an engineering perspective. Responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of machinery for the entire plant. Working as part of a cross functional team.

Repair and maintenance of all machinery on site including mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic, electronic.To work with robots to ensure optimum performance level.Carry out modifications to machine controls and documents; update drawings as requiredTo undertake reactive and preventative maintenance on all plant and equipment in line with the maintenance plan.Work with Quality and Production to ensure continuous production to set quality targets.Carry out offline repairs to spare parts to ensure availability for continued production.Work with the Engineering Stores Administrator to ensure optimum stock levels of spare parts are maintained.Participate in or lead dedicated small projects as required.In conjunction with Engineering Stores development of machine specific parts schedules.Contribute and actively participate in continuous improvement activities.To participate in and contribute to other aspects of departmental addressing issues such as health and safety, quality, cost, efficiency, 5Ss, standardised work practices and effective communication.

Responsible for site security when manufacturing Team Leaders are not on site including start up and shut down of machines, ensuring that site lock-up and alarm procedures are followed when opening and securing the site.Support any part of the business where required.

Person Specification


  • ONC in a related subject or equivalent experience
  • Recognised apprenticeship
  • HNC/Degree in a related subject


  • Experience of working in an FMCG environment
  • Experience of working in the automotive industry.

Knowledge & Skills

  • Electrical engineering
  • Welding
  • Turning
  • Fabrication
  • PLC
  • Robots
  • Mechanical engineering

IT Skills

  • Strong knowledge of Excel
  • Word
  • Email and internet proficient
  • Powerpoint
  • Access

Personal Qualities

Works well under pressure, flexible, attention to detail, confident - able to stand by decisions made, proactive, able to work on own initiative as well as part of a team

If you are looking for a new exciting role in a company that is expanding and genuinely takes care of their employees then please get in touch ASAP for immediate consideration.

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