Electrical Maintenance Engineer - Days
Our business partner has gone through a tough period of streamlining the business and has invested heavily in its CAPEX projects over the following quarter. They are renowned for the manufacture of quality products for the commercial sectors and are gaining momentum in their vertical to win a majority in the UK. From a humble beginning the site turnover is in excess of 30M and they employ a work force of 350 personnel.
They firmly believe that ethical practices will continue to drive their success as a company, which is why they do more than talk about doing the right thing. The focus, commitment and actions they take raises the bar for ethical standards and has earned them a place on E Magazine's list of the "World's Most Ethical Companies" fourteen years in a row, including 2020.
·You will be working autonomously on shifts but will be reporting to the Electrical Team Leader,
·Maintain and install all electrical plant & machinery in line with company requirements,
·React quickly, diagnose & repair any mechanical related problems on the plant or equipment,
·Carry out our planned preventative maintenance schedule on the full range of equipment within the site,
·Ensure that all plant and machinery is kept in a good, safe working & clean condition,
·Interrogate PLC equipment such as Allen Bradley & Siemens,
·Complete all relevant paperwork associated with the task being performed in a timely and accurate manner,
·Ensure that you are aware of the Company Health, Safety and Environmental policies and procedures and that you always adhere to them,
·Promote Lean thinking and actively look for ways to improve efficiency,
·Cross departmental communication with related associates,
·Complete Maintenance work orders, use of a CMMS system, Agility or similar,
·Able to work efficiently, without supervision.
·Knowledge and experience of fault finding and repairs to industrial controls & systems,
·Knowledge of PLC programmes and fault finding,
·Knowledgeable with VSD (variable speed drives),
·Able to read schematic drawings,
·Analytical and problem-solving skills,
·Some multi skilling would be advantageous,
·Use of Microsoft office tools.
·Time served indentured apprenticeship or equivalent,
·17th/18th IET wiring regulations,
·Relevant qualifications in electrical discipline,
·Proven manufacturing maintenance environment,
·Full UK driving license.
Hours of work:8-4 Mon-Fri (1/2-hour unpaid lunch)
Hours per week:37.5 hours