Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Hunter Selection Ltd
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Electrical Engineer
7 Day shift rotation

Our client is a leading food ingredients manufacturer, with a reputation for product quality which is second to none and industry leading standards. Due to an internal promotion and a recent restructure, they are looking for an electrical engineer to join their team as they grow as a business. A very exciting time to join one of the UK's main food suppliers into a variety of industry sectors.

Role & Responsibilities:

*Carry out reactive & planned maintenance in a heavy manufacturing environment
*Machine & control system upgrade and continuous improvement projects
*Electrical installation, commissioning & electrical upgrade work
*Control systems & panel upgrades, installations & modifications
*Working on a variety of pumps, dryers, drums, silos, liquid processing & process material handling equipment.
*Working on High Voltage power systems & variable speed drives

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

*Must be an electrically biased engineer
*Previous experience of working in a heavy manufacturing industry - Preferably Beverage, Power generation, Oil & Gas or Pet Food.
*Controls fault finding experience to include - DCS systems and hard wired control panels
*Must have a time-served apprenticeship & 17th Edition Electrical Regs.
*Able to carry out electrical installation, commissioning & fault finding
*Must be able to read and go through electrical control drawings
*Ideally familiar with Variable Speed Drives & HV Power Systems (415V)
*Bonus to have worked in a team carrying out continuous improvement electrical work
*Strong team ethic, willing to help in all areas, with a passion to progress and learn
*Good knowledge of control systems including panel built control relay logic

Electrical Engineer, Electrically Biased Maintenance Engineer, Electrical Controls Engineer, Control Systems Engineer, Automation Engineer, Controls Engineer, Electrical Installation Engineer

Shifts & Benefits Package:

*Shift:-7 Day shift rotation across earlies, lates & nights.
*Salary:- £40,000 - £42,000
*Benefits:- Private Pension, Life Assurance & Private Healthcare

Job Reference No: SE1296/534

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling our Managing Consultant for this vacancy -
Sam Lewis on or by sending your CV directly to him at

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.
Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Engineering and Manufacturing professionals throughout the South West & South East of England. If you are looking for work in this area, we may be able to assist you. Contact us directly on and discuss your requirements with one of our dedicated consultants.