Electrically biased Maintenance Engineer

Brewster Pratap
06 May 2017
05 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


Calibrate Engineering Recruitment (part of the Brewster Pratap Group) are working with a Sheffield based client who are looking to recruit a Multi-skilled Maintenance Engineer (electrically biased).


Purpose of the Role:

To carry out breakdown, scheduled routine and planned maintenance of the plant, equipment and machinery.

Main Tasks of the role:

  • Responding to plant problems and emergency breakdown situations and undertake specific engineering tasks
  • Receive and issue Permits to Work and ensure engineering work is carried out to Health & Safety, Environmental and Engineering Standards
  • Reporting any performed engineering work against plans
  • Working to engineering standards
  • Working in confined spaces
  • Assisting with the training and coaching of team members when applicable
  • Working a 3 shift system - Days, Nights afternoons

Essential Criteria:

  • Apprenticeship served
  • Electrically biased
  • Practical experience of PLC fault-finding
  • Strong fault diagnosis & rectification skills on electrical, mechanical, hydraulic &pneumatic systems
  • Good knowledge of TPM/PPM & continuous improvement systems
  • IT skills
  • IOSH

Experience Required:

  • Preferably experienced in manufacturing/wood manufacturing environments
  • Naturally have an up to date understanding of Health & safety and conduct risk assessments

Person Specification:

The role will be highly demanding so will require an engineer with a proven ability to do both planned and reactive maintenance working, whist on a rotating 3 shift pattern.

  • Self -motivated and ability to think on your feet
  • A sense of urgency
  • High level of personal integrity
  • Ability to communicate well with your customers and colleagues at work
  • Good timekeeping
  • Flexibility in working hours when required
  • Full understanding of work H&S instructions
  • Ability to work in a team and alone
  • Good attention to detail
  • Positive and Enthusiastic
  • Good problem solving


  • Competitive salary
  • Pension

Calibrate Engineering Recruitment is a division of the Brewster Pratap Recruitment Group focusing on the recruitment of talent in engineering, technical and operations jobs in South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire, East Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire.  If you are interested in discussing this job in more detail or any other aspect of accountancy and finance recruitment we would really like to hear from you.  Please visit our website at www.brewsterpratap.co.uk for more information on engineering Jobs, engineering recruitment, manufacturing Jobs or manufacturing Recruitment.