Maintenance Electrician

Location: Blackburn, Lancashire, England
Salary: £35k - 42k per year + Plus Overtime
Reference: 2896
Contact Name: Craig Cartwright
Expiry Date: 2021-10-13

Are you an experienced Maintenance Electrician, with a background of working on High Speed Machinery, ideally maintaining Plastic / Print / Paper or Bottling Plant ?

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to join a market leader in their specialist field

The role

Responsible for providing an effective and efficient maintenance programme of 14 machines, finding faults and fixing any problems. This role is an integral part of the running of the business to keep the machines on schedule to meet the production demand.

Main duties and responsibilities

  • Undertake maintenance and defective repair work as generated by the shift manager.
  • Maintain records and documentation as instructed by the manager.
  • Advise manager of any plant or system deficiency or defect
  • Liaise and work with departmental staff to undertake duties, causing minimum disruption to staff.
  • Ensure compliance with the business H&S requirements and at all times utilise personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Make all reasonable effort to ensure response times to jobs are achieved and comply with business requirements and that value for money is obtained.
  • Maintain and keep safe and in good repair all tools and equipment.
  • Other duties as required and when requested by the Shift Manager or senior management.

Attributes, Qualifications & Skills

  • NVQ Level 3 Electrical / recognised apprenticeship / HNC Electrical Engineering
  • 17th/18th edition wiring regulations.
  • Min 4 years' experience gained in a manufacturing environment
  • Time-Served Electrical Maintenance Engineering Experience.
  • Knowledge of software language, PLC programming, electrical control systems, industrial automation, used for diagnosing faults.
  • Knowledge of Allan Bradley PLC'S would be advantageous.
  • Knowledge diagnosing faults on VSD's (variable speed drives)
  • Able to read schematic drawings.
  • An analytical approach to problem solving.
  • Some multi skilling would be advantageous
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Have a flexible approach to working overtime when required.

Closing date is 15th October 2021

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Hawk 3 Talent Solutions s committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgments solely on suitability for the job. By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.