Electrically Biased / Multi Skilled Maintenance Engineer

Kingston Barnes
11 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Electrical Maintenance Engineer
REF: PC5003

Commutable from Shaftsbury, Gillingham, Wincanton, Tisbury

The Company

Branded and un-branded product ranges, supplying into all major high street retailers. Heavily invested group and manufacturing facilities, posseting full order books for the foreseeable.

Very willing to consider forces trained or other industry experienced engineers, the site priding themselves upon the ability to coach and develop their employees for longevity and success.

The Candidate

Our client is seeking; a time served, formally trained Maintenance Engineers ideally from an industrial manufacturing background.

Electrically or Multi-Skilled, you will be proficient within, 3 phase equipment, PLC fault finding, motors, pumps, drives, pneumatics, conveyor systems etc.

Advanced experience within chilled, frozen and ambient conditions would be of an advantage.

Successful Candidates will require

• Electrical maintenance background within industrial manufacturing environments.
• ONC, NVQ 3, apprentice trained or equivalent
• Experience of electro mechanical maintenance of medium and high speed production machines
• PLC fault finding and diagnostics interface experience
• Demonstrable expertise in component and sub-system fault finding and reporting
• Mechanical appreciation of pumps, hydraulics, pneumatics, gearboxes, valves, pistons.
• Ability to read and interpret electrical / mechanical drawings


• Decreasing production downtime and related quality issues related to machinery circumstance, you will be required to arrange planned and preventative routines and undertake necessary corrective actions.
• Participating as a member of the shift team, investigating and improving processes, product and quality related issues.
• To participate in fault finding, diagnostic and corrective actions to maintain and improve the operation of the process equipment.
• To act as incident coordinator (on shift) in the event of major breakdowns / incidents requiring the involvement / call in of other maintenance and support services
• To conduct and support as directed by the Engineering Leadership, engineering and other improvement projects, and to pro-actively contribute to the development of safety, productivity and quality
• Taking ownership of materials and costs related to the discharge of engineering duties

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