Electrical Maintenance Technician (Manufacturing)

Job Title: Electrical Maintenance Technician (Manufacturing)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Knutsford, Cheshire
Salary: £32000 - £34500 per annum + Overtime, pension and other great benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: J901678_1563899530
Contact Name: Charlotte Devereux-Jack
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 23, 2019 17:32

Job Description

Our client is a global distributor of plastics and chemicals, joining their business with your electrical skills will ensure that their 'on time' deliveries are received OTIF by ensuring the smooth running of the Plant machinery.

Your New Role

In this role as Electrical Maintenance Technician you will be performing projects, carrying out preventative and reactive maintenance on all equipment on site in accordance with company policies and procedures. Applying best practise standards in all areas of H&S, Quality Procedures, Standard Operating Procedures and Job Safety Analysis.

As the new Electrical Maintenance Technician you will complete weekly electrical inspections; Fire Alarm testing and recording; Emergency Lighting monitoring, repairs and recording; prioritise workloads between reactive, planned and preventative to the requirements of production and services; complete accurate and timely documentation and correspondence (electronic and paper); participate in Lean manufacturing activities that include 5's, Kanban stock control and waste management; attend all meetings that require electrical engineers presence and participation; complete accurate and timely documentation and correspondence (electronic and paper); clean, maintain, store and service tools and equipment used in the performance of your duties.

You duties in your new role will be:

  • Carrying out a range of industrial electrical, repair and installation works across site.
  • Respond to routine and emergency calls for repairs and service in a timely and efficient manner, ensuring the clear, concise and accurate records are kept.
  • Operate a selection of tools where trained in a safe and compliant manner.
  • To electrically test and inspect including commissioning to the IEE Regulations.
  • Comply with Company Quality procedures at all times.
  • Report promptly to the next line of supervision available any problems encountered on site.
  • Assist the Department in the completion of tasks on time and to a high standard ensuring a clear, concise and effective and efficient handover is completed to colleagues.
  • Comply at all times with the required Health & Safety standards governing your role and the Company.
  • Maintain polite and good communication with all internal/external customers and colleagues.
  • Be prepared to undertake other reasonable duties as required within your level of capability.
  • Attend training events to develop relevant knowledge and skills where required.
  • Train and assist work colleagues where required.

To be successful in your new role you will need:

  • NVQ Level 3 Qualified (or Equivalent)

Shift Pattern:

  • 3 week rolling shift pattern Monday - Friday
  1. Week 1: 06:00 - 14:00
  2. Week 2: 14:00 - 22:00
  3. Week 3: 07:00 - 15:00
  • The Plant is a 24 hours 5 days a week Plant.
  • Overtime on weekends (07:00-15:00) Saturday (paid at time and a half) / Sunday (Double time).
  • Overtime in the week paid at time and a half

Contractual Benefits

  • Salary £34,547 (with overtime opportunities)
  • Holidays 23 Days + the 8 Bank holidays
  • Holidays Increases to 26 Days plus Bank Holiday after 5 year's service
  • Pension contribution up to 3%
  • Company Events and days out such as Races, Sports Events and Dinners
  • Free fruit throughout the week to promote health and wellbeing across the business.

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