Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Recruiter
Proactive Personnel
Location
Shropshire
Salary
35000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
07 Oct 2017
Closes
04 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent

Are you an Electrically-biased Engineer looking for a busy, varied and challenging Maintenance role? Opportunity to join a welcoming and supportive maintenance team, who work together as a tight-knit group. Competitive employee benefits such as pension, medical cover and life assurance. Job security, continuous training provision and a very competitive salary at GBP35k, with overtime availability to push this over GBP40k! If you have proven electrical experience in a high speed production/manufacturing environment, this role could be for you!

The Job Role:

  • Reporting to the Engineering Shift Manager you will be responsible for ensuring that plant downtime is minimised through effective and efficient preventative mechanical and electrical maintenance.

  • Dealing with mechanical and electrical breakdowns swiftly and effectively

  • You will be required to identify and implement improvements to equipment, systems and procedures, ensuring Health & Safety, Quality and good Engineering Practice standards are adhered to at all times.

  • Carrying out mechanical and electrical repairs of equipment within the guidelines set by the Section Engineering Managers.

  • Handling machine installation and associated building services preparation

Requirements:

  • You will have served an apprenticeship in a general engineering, mechanical or electrical discipline and will have experience in the maintenance and trouble shooting of manufacturing systems.

  • You will have strong electrical skills and will be conversant with mechanical systems to include hydraulics and pneumatics; in addition you will have a good working knowledge of PLCs and inverters.

  • FMCG experience is advantageous

  • You will have an NVQ in Relevant field or City & Guilds qualifications to include 2382 (17th Edition), 2330, 2360 etc are advantageous

  • You will be multi-skilled with electrical bias

The Package:

  • A salary of GBP35,000 per annum

  • Excellent overtime availability to increase earnings above GBP40,000.