Maintenance Electrician (Days)

Saint Gobain
Runcorn, UK
14 Sep 2019
25 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Innovative? Customer Focused? Agile? Open and Engaging? Entrepreneurial? - The key attitudes and way we like to work at Saint-Gobain. If this sounds like you, please read on to find out more about the Maintenance Electrician opportunity in Runcorn. The hours of work are 7.30am to 3.30pm Monday to Thursday and 7.30am to 2.30pm on Fridays.

What impact will you have in this role?

This role is working with Isover where you will be responsible to safely carry out both preventative maintenance and respond to breakdowns in order to achieve a high level of production plant availability, whilst ensuring safe working and utilising World Class Manufacturing (WCM) tools and techniques at all times.

In the role as an Maintenance Electrician you will;

•Electrical maintenance of all plant equipment and services to the highest possible standard allowing the Company to safely achieve quality and performance targets, by preventative maintenance techniques and minimising breakdown downtime.

•Able to work from wiring diagrams and use a range of tools to calibrate, inspect and test installations and machinery to make sure they are working correctly and safely, and according to schedule.

•Accurate reporting of work carried out in logbooks including timelines, spares used, and to sign off work and hand back to production without delay.

•Deliver and support a culture of Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) excellence through achievement of EHS objectives and targets. Support a high level of safety awareness and employee safety accountability throughout the whole team to achieve zero lost accidents or medical treatment case.

•Be a part of the on-call rota for out of hours support to the shift teams

What kind of person are we looking for?

First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working. In addition to the five Saint-Gobain attitudes we shared at the start, suitability for the role is always key; does the following criteria sound like you?

In order to be successful in this role, you must have;

•Full qualified apprenticeship or NVQ level 3 (Electrical Engineering).

•Experience of working on industrial machinery (particularly Rockwell drives, PLC's and operator interfaces).

•Experience of Electrical controls associated with process plant (e.g.:AC and DC drives, PLCs, relay logic, inverters, PID loops, industrial distribution systems, switchgear, lighting systems etc).

•Experience of planned preventative maintenance for electrical equipment.

•Understanding of pneumatics, steam raising plant, combustion systems and material handling equipment would be desirable to have for this role.

•IEE Wiring Regulations - 17th edition is desirable to have.

Who are Saint-Gobain?

Saint-Gobain was founded in 1665 to deliver a world first - the production of glass on an industrial scale we have continued to adapt and grow through providing innovate ideas, services and products to our customers. 350 years later we have a presence in 67 countries and employs 170,000 people worldwide. The UK & Ireland is home to over 30 of our well-known and respected businesses within the construction sector including: British Gypsum, Jewson, Weber, Graham and Glassolutions.

You are applying to work with Isover this is one of 32 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that operate within UK and Ireland. Regardless of which business you join, you are assured to be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.

Our Ambition as a business?

At Saint-Gobain, our goal is to 'Create great living places and improve people's daily life'. We design, manufacture and distribute materials and solutions, which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. They can be found everywhere in our living places and our daily life: in buildings, transportation, infrastructure and in many industrial applications. They provide comfort, performance and safety while addressing the challenges of sustainable construction, resource efficiency and climate change.

Do you want to be part of this vision? Click apply, we would love to hear from you.

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