Electrical Maintenance Engineer - Days Shift

Location
Rotherham
Salary
£31000 - £38000 per annum
Posted
25 Jan 2019
Closes
22 Feb 2019
Ref
00091306
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Sector
Engineering
Function
Operations
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Join this team! With over 400 employees and 11 facilities in 3 countries, this company is drawing on innovation as a market leader in the production of speciality wires and wire products. They provide products used in a diverse group of markets ranging from the Aerospace, Oil & Gas and Automotive sectors, to Medical, Jewellery, and Music String wire, to name a few.

This company proudly won the prestigious Queens Award for Enterprise in 2018 and is committed to providing the best in customer service and continues to bring in talented people who want to grow with the business.

Position Overview:

The Electrical Maintenance Engineer reports to the Maintenance Manager and is responsible for the installation, maintenance, troubleshooting, servicing and repair of stationary industrial machinery and electrical / mechanical equipment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Carry out electrical repairs on any and all plant and equipment.
- Ability to troubleshoot and rectify electrical /mechanical faults and problems
- Assist the Maintenance Manager in maximising Plant availability through the implementation of planned and preventative maintenance schemes.
- Install, test, maintain, troubleshoot and repair electrical wiring, fixtures, PLC devices, variable frequency drives and other electrical equipment.
- Read and interpret drawings, ladder logic, blueprints, electrical code specifications and schematics in order to effectively troubleshoot, maintain and repair equipment.
- Assemble machinery and equipment prior to installation using hand and power tools.
- Trouble shoot and maintain hydraulic and pneumatic power systems.
- Coach /develop Apprentices to ensure successful task completion.
- Ensure that Health and Safety Legislation and Company policies are being complied with at all times.

Position Requirements:
- Significant experience in an electrical maintenance position, ideally from a mining or quarry industry
- Time served electrical engineering apprenticeship program
- Strong knowledge of Health & Safety legislation
- Practical experience with Variable Frequency Drives (VFD), DC Drives, Servo Controls, Pneumatics, Temperature Controls and Power Distribution Systems
- Familiarity with IEE wiring regulation 18th Edition
- Computer Aided Drafting (CAD) and Microsoft Office experience
- Good written and verbal communication skills
- Strong work ethic and positive team attitude

Why join this company?
They offer a generous holiday allowance, Pension, Life assurance, Private Health insurance, Company Sick Pay with a Competitive Salary. They support training and professional development while investing in a wide variety of programs.

If you are interested in becoming part of the team, please apply now with your CV.