Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Randstad Employment Bureau
Newport (Casnewydd)
09 Feb 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

A very well established client based in Newport are looking for a new Electrical Maintenance Engineer to join their expanding team in an exciting time of growth and success.


  • Salary: up to £28k, dependent upon skills and experience
  • Holidays: 25 + 8 Bank Holidays
  • Pension: Defined Contribution Scheme (Employer matches up to 5%), with Life assurance upon joining the scheme (4 x annual basic salary)
  • Company Sick Pay (Dependent upon length of service)
  • Cycle to Work Scheme in place
  • Shifts rotation as detailed below:
  • Nights (Sun 17:45 - 06:00 / Mon to Thurs 21:45 - 06:00) £93.21 shift allowance per week
  • Weekend Nights (Friday & Saturday 17:45 - 06:00) £111.44 shift allowance per weekend
  • Afternoons (Mon to Thurs 13:45 - 22:00 / Fri 11:45 - 18:00) £50.54 shift allowance per week
  • Mornings (Mon to Thurs 05:45 - 14:00 / Fri 05:45 - 12:00) £50.54 shift allowance per week

Key Responsibilities:

  • Complying with Company Environmental, Health and Safety procedures
  • Completing planned preventative maintenance tasks
  • Ensuring the highest levels of housekeeping and cleanliness whilst working
  • Liaising across all areas of the organisation to achieve production priorities
  • Ensuring that all lighting on site is functional
  • Carrying out emergency lighting testing and remedial work
  • Completing daily compressor checks
  • Carrying out thermal imaging of electrical panels & cables
  • Working on low/mid voltage equipment
  • Completing remedial work for abatement equipment

Skills Requirement:

  • Strong Electrical background - Electrical Maintenance experience
  • Must have successfully completed the 17th edition wiring regulations
  • MEWP and Harness trained by a recognised organisation would be an advantage
  • Problem solving and fault finding expertise
  • Experience in hydraulic/pneumatic controls would be an advantage
  • Mechanical experience would be an obvious advantage but not necessary
  • Some knowledge and experience of Robots would be an advantage
  • General operating knowledge of health and safety

If this role sounds ideal for you, please send your CV immediately. If you would like further information, please contact Natalie at the Cardiff branch of Randstad

Randstad Business Support acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Business Support is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

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