Electrical Technician (PLC’s)

We are currently looking to recruit an Electrical Technician to support a plant in all aspects of the electrical maintenance troubleshooting using PLC and programming skills for a permanent role based in Wigan. Salary circa £32,000 per annum + benefits. This is a days based role Monday – Friday

As the Electrical Technician you will be responsible for:

  • Familiar with the use of PLCs such as Siemens, Allen Bradley, Mitsubishi and Telemechanique
  • To ensure that PLC systems and processes operate effectively, efficiently and safely.
  • Testing, maintaining and modifying existing systems.
  • Monitoring and control systems from specific instrumentation and communication devices, installs, views PLC programs, calibrates, troubleshoots, maintains and repairs major electronic systems and peripheral devices.
  • A good understanding of SCADA operating systems.
  • High Voltage approved person
  • To assist in other electrical work as and when required, and some basic mechanical activities.

As the Electrical Technician you will ideally have:

  • Time served apprenticeship with Level 3 NVQ in electrical maintenance, or equivalent.
  • Experience in a manufacturing/construction environment.
  • Good skills in all Microsoft Office tools, computers systems for example SAP.
  • A good understanding of our entire manufacturing process and utilities or similar.

If you would like to apply for the position of Electrical Technician please click “Apply now”