Maintenance Engineer

£32000 - £36000/annum
16 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


Maintenance Engineer/Electrician

An established global, multi-faceted production company. Our client is looking for a multi skilled Engineer with an electrical bias to work within their existing maintenance team.

The ideal candidate must be a time served engineer/electrician. In addition you will need extensive experience and knowledge of working in a mechanical maintenance role within a fast paced, manufacturing industry and dealing with aged machinery and PLC technology. Initially working day shifts, however flexibility on shift patterns may be required.

Main Responsibilities:

Ensuring all electrical systems, apparatus, electric and electronic components of machinery are in good working order. You will also be required to carry out mechanical diagnosis with a mechanical fitter.

Completing preventive maintenance requirements on robots, conveyors, programmable controllers, transformers, voltage regulators, and machinery wiring; following electrical code, manuals, schematic diagrams, blueprints, and other specifications; troubleshooting.

Installation of new machinery

Carry out inspection and testing work

Repair electrical systems and equipment by diagnosing malfunctioning apparatus, such as transformers, motors, and lighting fixtures; determining faulty wiring; inspecting and testing malfunctioning machinery.

Performing PPM

Repair and replace faulty electrical components by such as relays, switches, motors, printed circuit boards, and position-sensing devices.

Conserves electrical maintenance resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish job results.

Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing technical publications; establishing personal networks.

Maintains continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities and continuing needs.

Supervision of a small team of Engineers.


Electronics Troubleshooting

Problem Solving

Equipment Maintenance

Power Tools, Basic Safety

Supply Management

Technical Understanding


HND or HNC or 17th Edition within Electrical Engineering / Maintenance