Shift Maintenance Engineer

McIver Knight Associates Ltd
Wigan, UK
14 Jun 2019
19 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Electrical, Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer

6am - 2pm/2pm - 10pm/10pm - 6am



Excellent Benefits included


The company who are a global leader, and is specialise in the manufacturing industry are seeking an Electrically biased - Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer to join its Maintenance Team on a Monday to Friday Three Shift Weekly rotating pattern 6am - 2pm/2pm - 10pm/10pm - 6am.

The primary role of the Maintenance Technician is to maintain their machinery on site and keep the plant downtime to a minimum while adhering to health and safety procedures as well as diagnosing and aiming to prevent faults occurring whiling adhering to ISO standards.

Main Tasks
  • To carry out the most appropriate and effective repairs to electrical & electronic equipment in line with engineering standards and legislative requirements (ISO Standards, 18th edition etc)
  • To carry out test and inspection of electrical & electronic equipment in line with testing timetables
  • To maintain stock spares to the agreed levels to provide continuous running of all essential electrical & mechanical plant and equipment
  • To support the Planned Preventative Maintenance system, ensuring actions are completed in line with requirements
  • To carry out in house calibrations in line with company policies and procedure
  • To assist in installation and maintenance of engineering project
  • Under the guidance of the Maintenance Team Leader, contribute to engineering/electrical and instrumentation drawings and documentation
  • To assess the risks associated with all work carried out and take adequate precaution
  • To preserve product quality by considering the opportunities for product contamination and product failure; taking appropriate control measures to prevent defects occurring
  • To drive for a proactive maintenance system in order to decrease reactive maintenance downtime

  • Multi skilled Electrical bias.
  • NVQ Level 3 Electrical, time served apprenticeship or equivalent.
  • 17th/18th Edition Wiring Regulations
  • Background in Manufacturing is essential, though experience in an electrical cable manufacturing environment would be a distinct advantage.
  • Experience of electrical maintenance and installation preferably in a heavy engineering environment

This role really is a fantastic career opportunity to join a very successful and rapidly expanding global market leader. In return for your efforts you receive a great package, training and development and long-term progression opportunities.

To apply for this position please send your CV to Dylan Robinson at dylan or alternatively call the office on 01618269466 to discuss the role in more detail.

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