Electrical Maintenance Technician/Graduate

Electrical Maintenance Technician


My client are a family owned company who specialise in manufacturing advanced composite materials for numerous industries including aerospace, defence, automotive , marine, medical, and general engineering.

  • Salary £24,000 (dependent on experience and qualifications)
  • Working Hours 08:00am – 16:30pm Flexibility required + overtime
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Company pension scheme

The Position

You will be responsible for supporting the Electrical Maintenance Engineer by undertaking scheduled maintenance of equipment in all areas throughout the facility. The position offers a great deal of variety and jobs differ on a day to day basis covering both reactive and proactive maintenance.

Key responsibilities:

  • Assisting with planning and undertaking scheduled / preventative maintenance in all areas of the facility
  • Responding to breakdowns in a timely manner
  • Assist with the diagnosing of faults and taking corrective action
  • Repairing equipment and reducing downtime
  • Controlling spare parts stock levels
  • Ensuring compliance with health and safety legislation
  • Support the commissioning and ongoing support of any new equipment
  • Support the reduction of cost in parts and repairs through improved and proactive planned preventative machinery maintenance
  • Providing support out of hours when required
  • Notify Supervisor or Manager of any safety hazards
  • The above is a non-exhaustive list of duties, and you are expected to undertake any other duties as reasonably requested by your Manager

Skills and Experience:

  • Electro technical Level 3 NVQ or a formal UK electro technical apprenticeship
  • Formal BS7671 qualification in the current edition of the wiring regulations
  • 2 – 3 years previous experience in an electrical maintenance role or similar
  • Work well under pressure
  • Need to be reliable, flexible and have the ability to prioritise
  • Be able to work on your own initiative
  • Good fault finding and testing skills
  • PLC system knowledge desirable
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft office tools for communication and reporting

You will also have a standard-level education, have the relevant qualifications or experience, be punctual, conscientious, keen and have a practical approach to work. If you are interested in Electrical Maintenance Technician role and have the required experience please click on the apply now button!

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