Maintenance Electrical Engineer - contract opportunity also available

Hours/Days: Full time

Salary: £28,000 + Shift Premium + Attendance Bonus

Location: Long Eaton

Reference ID: 0406

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Job Description

We are proud to be representing a market leading equipment manufacturer. Our client is currently seeking a highly skilled and apprentice trained Maintenance Electrical Engineer to join their growing team.

The position available is based at their manufacturing facility in Nottinghamshire. You will be joining a company that possesses a great team spirit, work ethic and all round positive working environment, making them a fantastic employer!

Initially, the ideal candidate will be required to install, maintain and test electrical appliances whilst operating the correct usage of certified equipment.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Attend PPM breakdowns when they occur, diagnose electrical faults and apply the most methodical method of repair to a variety of shop floor machines e.g. ABB Robots, CNC machinery, press tool machinery
  • Install replacement components when necessary and dispose of faulty parts safely
  • Carry out full inspection upon completion of maintenance repair, to ensure that identified faults has been fully rectified
  • Fault find on PLC’s including Allen Bradley and Siemens S7
  • Operate hand tools, power tools and measuring equipment
  • Conduct routine maintenance checks as per scheduled
  • Ensure that fault reports are written up correctly using in house company software system
  • Liaise with Line Manager/Team Leaders when appropriate

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Apprenticeship trained in Electrical Engineering preferable
  • City and Guilds 17th Edition or similar in relevant field
  • Possess the ability to diagnose faults efficiently and determine most appropriate course of action
  • Maintain excellent communication skills both written and verbally
  • Delegate tasks to apprentices in order to adhere  to deadlines
  • Ability to read and understand technical diagrams
  • Highly flexible and able to work continental shift patterns
  • Previous experience working with PLC controllers, apparatus and fixtures would be preferred

This role involves working 39 hours per week split across mornings, afternoons and nights after a period of training on mornings and afternoons.

The role offers a shift allowance on top of the basic salary and bonus for attendance.

This is a varied and interesting vacancy ideal for a highly skilled and versatile Maintenance Electrician.

If you know you have the required skills and experience and would like to find out more please apply now.

Unfortunately we are unable to contact all candidates due to the large volume of applications we receive. If you have not heard from a consultant within the next three days please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion. Please do not hesitate to apply for other suitable roles in the future.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Express Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Express Recruitment Ltd. are those of an Employment Agency. 

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