Electrical Maintenance Engineer

  • Location

    Ilminster

  • Sector:

    Engineering

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £36000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, 26 Days Paid Holiday

  • Contact:

    Sarah Lane

  • Contact email:

    slane@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01392 423 301

  • Job ref:

    SL-38

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-12-24

  • Startdate:

    2021-09-29

  • Consultant:

    Sarah Lane

Electrical Maintenance Technician

The Opportunity:
If you are a 17th / 18th Edition Electrical Maintenance Technician with experience of working in a busy manufacturing site, who’s wanting a day shift, Monday to Friday, then this could be the perfect opportunity for you.
 
Job Responsibilities:
•   To identify faults and carry out repairs on machinery and equipment.
•   Ensure all repaired machinery complies with machine specifics i.e. tolerances on alignments.
•   To carry out servicing requirements on a planned basis.
•   To log all activities on the maintenance system and to complete necessary documentation.
•   To undertake electrical installation works.
•   To undertake electrical testing as required and document.

Preferred Skills:
  • Hold 17th or 18th Edition Wiring Regulation Certificate, Electrical Engineering apprenticeship or undertaken the relevant electrical qualifications.
  • Experience within an engineering or manufacturing organisation with experience of carrying out a range of electrical fault finding, installations and servicing tasks on plant and machinery.
  • Basic mechanical knowledge including Hydraulics/ Pneumatics.
  • Ability to move from one task to another on a flexible basis in order to meet variable priorities.
  • Electrical engineering apprenticeship or undertaken the relevant electrical qualifications.
 Associated Benefits:
  •  Training and skill development opportunities
  • 26 days holiday per annum (allocated to fixed and flexible dates) plus 8 statutory bank holidays.  As a member of the Maintenance Team, the jobholder may be required to work during any fixed shutdown.
  • Prudential  Group Personal Pension Plan
Working Hours: Day shift, total hours per week of 37.30 hours/week. 
Additional hours may be required to fully meet the responsibilities of this position. This may include weekend working and call outs.