E&I Technician (Engineer)

Wrexham (Wrecsam)
10 Apr 2019
09 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Looking for a permanent day-based position as an E&I Technician to progress your engineering career? Do you want to work locally, but for a global business that can offer a competitive benefits package and opportunities for career development? You may have found what you are looking for as we offer a competitive salary and benefits, including bonus, private medical insurance, pension and holidays starting at 27 days (plus bank holidays).

At our Oakenholt mill in Flint, north Wales we are seeking an experienced Electrical & Instrumentation Technician to work Mondays to Fridays, taking responsibility for the electrical health of one of the paper machines. As one of the engineers in the support team, you will be accountable for maintaining the machine from an E&I perspective, based on preventative and predictive maintenance concepts.

Main Accountabilities

As the Electrical & Instrumentation Technician, you will have strong troubleshooting skills for technical issues with the ability to problem solve using root cause analysis. You will support and coach your operational colleagues in resolving the technical issues on the machine.

You will also take ownership for your work on our paper machines. Each paper machine can fill a large sports hall, and are technically complex. Our focus is on continuous improvement and maintaining an excellent H&S environment. As an E&I Technician you will play a key part at working to meet KPI and site objectives to maintain a smooth production process in the manufacturing of our branded tissue products, that include Velvet and Tork.

This is a great opportunity to join a professional and friendly team, and be able to contribute your knowledge and skills from the start of your work employment with us to help then to take your career to the next level.

Key Competencies


Electrical Engineering NVQ L3, HNC or equivalent
Proven experience in a similar electrical function and industrial environment
Experience of PLC systems and panel wiring
Experience of overseeing contractors
knowledge of budget management
Knowledge of process instrumentation and actuators
Knowledge of electrical code
Strong communication skills
Strong PC skills (excel, word)Desirable:

Experience of Siemens Step 7
High Voltage experience
Knowledge of pneumatic/hydraulic componentsInterested? Then apply today!

Essity at a glance

Essity is a leading global hygiene and health company that develops, produces and sells Personal Care (Baby Care, Feminine Care, Incontinence Products and Medical Solutions), Consumer Tissue and Professional Hygiene products and solutions. Our vision is; Dedicated to improving well-being through leading hygiene and health solutions. Sales are conducted in approximately 150 countries under many strong brands, including the leading global brands TENA and Tork, and other brands, such as Leukoplast, Libero, Libresse, Lotus, Nosotras, Saba, Tempo, Vinda and Zewa. Essity has about 48,000 employees and net sales in 2016 amounted to approximately SEK 101bn (EUR 10.7bn). The business operations are based on a sustainable business model with focus on value creation for people and nature. The company has its headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden, and is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. Essity used to be part of the SCA Group. More information at (url removed)

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