Electrical Engineer (Manufacturing)

Travail Employment Group (Barking)
East London
£25K- 30K
02 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Electrical Engineer (Manufacturing)


Our client, an established business in the food manufacturing sector, is recruiting for an experienced, enthusiastic and reliable ELECTRICAL ENGINEER to join their term on a 6 -12 month fixed term contract.

Electrical Engineer Skills and Qualifications:

Industrial Electrical Systems, Electrical Troubleshooting, Electrical Testing, Quality Focus, Attention to Detail, Emphasising Excellence.

Main duties:

- Conduct continuous monitoring of production lines to identify and implement improvements.
- Carry out plant checks and readings on essential equipment.
- Work efficiently to ensure all electrical/mechanical engineering work is completed in a safe manner.
- Carry out machine inspections, conduct relevant repairs or improvements and carry our preventative maintenance on equipment.
- Design, implement, maintain, and improve electrical instruments, equipment, facilities, components, products, and systems for commercial, industrial, and domestic purposes.
- Direct and coordinate installation & maintenance support.
- Inspect completed installations and observe operations, to ensure conformance to design and equipment specifications and compliance with operational and safety standards.
- Modify equipment for building and assembling electrical components; soliciting observations from operators.
- Assure product quality by testing equipment and system capabilities.
- Keep equipment operational by following manufacturer's instructions and established procedures & repair/service.
- Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
- Supporting departmental functions with technical expertise and understanding.
- Implementing equipment/machinery maintenance procedures/practices.
- Support the manager in investigating, propose and implementing maintenance activities and projects to improve production efficiency.
- Ensuring compliance with health and safety legislation.
- Any other task that is commensurate with this position.

Person specification & skills:

- Be a fully qualified Electrician with 16th/17th Edition qualification;
- Have experience in a food manufacturing/production;
- Possess strong communication skills with the ability to build relationships with production.
- Be IT literate;
- The ability to work quickly and under pressure;
- Good practical and technical skills;
- The ability to manage a varied workload;
- Good problem-solving skills;
- An awareness of health and safety legislation;
- Good eyesight and normal colour vision;
- The ability to work on your own or as part of a team;

Candidate must be reliable in both attendance & time keeping.

A good attitude towards ensuring working procedures are adhered to is essential.

Salary level: £25,000 to £28,000 (Depending on experience)

Working Hours: 40 hours / week