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Electrical Maintenance Engineer

North East England   •   £33,000 - £36,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Electrical Maintenance Engineer
  • Leading FMCG Manufacturer

About Our Client

My client is a leading manufacturer, with sites throughout the region and nationwide.

Job Description

Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the successful candidate will be expected to:

  • Be responsible for completing all preventative maintenance work on site, on time and ensuring all records are completed and up to date
  • Ensure unplanned downtime is kept to an absolute minimum with regard to electrical failure
  • Ensure that all equipment is maintained to the manufacturer's recommendations
  • Interpret engineering drawings and specifications when required to diagnose and resolve problems or when installing new equipment
  • Be proactive in detecting and diagnosing electrical problems whether existing or potential on all equipment

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will have a positive attitude and a right first time approach to work, and be a logical problem solver who gets to the root cause of a problem. In addition, the candidate should be time-served in multi-skilled disciplines with electrical bias or have the following qualifications:

  • ONC/HNC/HND in Electrical discipline
  • NVQ Level 3/4 in Engineering
  • City and Guilds 17th Edition
  • PLC programming experience

Key competencies required include proactivity, communication and flexibility. The candidate should also be a conscious, motivated individual who is able to contribute to the continuous improvement of the engineering function.

What's on Offer

A very competitive salary is on offer, as well as opportunities for overtime. As a company going through an extended period of growth, there is also the opportunity for progression within the business.