Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Permanent

Dudley

Competitive Salary

Are you an Electrical Maintenance Engineer with experience working within manufacturing?

Are you 17th/18th edition qualified?

Our client based in the Kingswinford area is seeking an Electrical Maintenance Engineer to work within their Maintenance Department on a permanent basis. The post holder will be responsible for repairing, improving and installing machines. Providing support regarding the usage of machines and the associated electrical components.

Providing support for all electrical systems including installation, refurbishment and preventative maintenance.

Main responsibilities of the role:

  • Undertake periodic maintenance on all electrical equipment, components and installations
  • Provide prompt response to inquiries whenever there is a breakdown and resolve the issue as quickly as possible
  • Ensure that equipment is in good working order to prevent further downtime
  • Installation of new electrical components and fittings to plant and building
  • Work and log jobs conducted via the company-based CMMS system
  • Recommend replacement for old or faulty electrical components or fitting to the management
  • Keep all records of all stock and supplies, including the company’s electrical equipment
  • Working in collaboration with the production team to formulate the best cost-effective manufacturing process
  • Help/assist/suggest to the company means to reduce energy costs
  • Ensure all electrical gadgets and instruments are switched off at the end of work
  • Fix and maintain building fixtures and fittings
  • Troubleshoot machine breakdowns and provide preventative maintenance services
  • Learn new skills and attend training further increase knowledge of best practices
  • Provide call-out assistance across the shifts
  • Design and undertake electrical works for new projects
  • Participate in continuous improvement activities

The successful candidate will:

  • Electrical apprentice trained with minimum level 3 qualification is essential, however, qualification by experience is all accepted
  • Experience working in a heavy manufacturing environment
  • 5 years electrical engineering experience
  • Proven experience working with safety circuits, invertors, how relays operate, speed control systems and three-phase power systems
  • Competent level of ability working with motors of all types
  • Competent reading of control circuit/schematic diagrams
  • Knowledge of pneumatics/hydraulics
  • PLC knowledge advantageous
  • 17th/18th edition qualified
  • FLT Licence desirable
  • Cranes, lifting, slings experience, advantageous
  • MEWP qualification (3A + 3B) advantageous

What’s on offer:

  • Competitive salary (Depending upon experience)
  • Hours: Monday – Thursday 07:30am – 4:45pm Friday 08:00am – 2:00pm
  • Holidays: 25 days plus bank holidays
  • Company pension scheme
  • Free on-site parking
  • Cash plan healthcare
  • Life Assurance

Job Information

Job Reference: SN-JOB-3036_1668595001
Salary:
Salary From: £15
Salary To: £17
Job Industries: Engineering
Job Locations: Dudley, West Midlands
Job Types: Permanent

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