Electrical Maintenance Technician (Shifts)

We are looking for an Electrical Maintenance Technician to work on a permanent basis in Wigan.

Salary is £36,713 per annum

The role wil be working 12 hour shifts covering days and nights.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:-

Maintaining plant and equipment throughout the site.

  • Working as part of a team and working alone.
  • Utilising own initiative to solve & rectify problems.
  • Closing out routine work & indents as required by our clients.
  • Safety of themselves & colleagues is a must.
  • Housekeeping and ensuring a tidy workplace after work completion.
  • Fast and efficient work completion, with the ability to prioritise as required.
  • Experience in a maintenance environment.
  • Qualified to City & Guilds standard with a time served Electrical Apprenticeship.
  • Experience / knowledge of PLC’s on as Inputs / Outputs for example Allen Bradley, Siemens etc.
  • Experience / knowledge of three phase motor control circuits for example VSD, DOL etc.
  • Read and interpret blueprints, technical drawings, wiring diagrams, wiring schematics etc.
  • Experience / knowledge of working on Low Voltage AC /DC.
  • Work as part of a team when attending to breakdowns and carrying out preventative maintenance.
  • Experience working within a high volume manufacturing environment or a FMCG environment.
  • Experience of working on robotic equipment and automated machinery.
  • Experience of working on conveyors for example, belt conveyors, roller conveyors, pneumatic conveyors etc.
  • Condition monitoring techniques for example bearing analysis etc.
  • Experience of RAW material conveying systems with pneumatic at low pressures via dense phase systems.
  • Flexibility to work outside normal hours and to cover holidays and absences as necessary.

I do have more details on the Electrical Maintenance Technician role, if the position could be of interest to you, please call Rebecca at GPW Recruitment or press APPLY NOW!