Electrical Shift Technician

Employer
Undisclosed Company
Location
Cheshire, Warrington
Salary
Up to £39000 per annum + plus overtime
Closing date
22 Oct 2020

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Sector
Engineering
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My Client is a Global leader in recycling & has achieved World Class Manufacturing status for the work they conduct as part supply chains to several household branded goods. Due to large contracts & recent acquisitions I am now looking to introduce a Multi-Skilled (electrically biased) Shift Maintenance Technician. As Technician, you will play a critical role in improving the reliability of onsite heavy electro-mechanical equipment. You will work in conjunction with operations and other maintenance employees, assisting in troubleshooting systems, coordinating project work and maintaining equipment functionality - reporting directly to the Maintenance Coordinator on site.

What will you need to be successful in this role?

  • As a key team member, all candidates must have 5 years maintenance experience and be qualified to a minimum
  • ONC (HNC Preferred) in Electrical / Control Engineering discipline.
  • Requirements for Electrical Installations (18th Edition is Preferred).
  • Have good working knowledge of PLC's and ladder logic
  • Have a working knowledge of basic hydraulic and pneumatic systems
  • Experience in interpretation of engineering drawings, including electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic schematics
  • Capacity to troubleshoot and repair low voltage circuits and equipment along with AC motor drives
  • Responsible for the build and install electrical panels and install conduit and wiring up to 415VAC
  • Use volt/ohm/milliamp meters and disconnect/reconnect components up to 415VAC
  • Analyse production processes and work to devise and implement solutions and improvements
  • Perform basic rigging/lifting
  • Use a computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) and other business system tools (Pi, Power Bi and Ezlabour)
  • Have good written and verbal communication skills

Additional desirable considerations

  • Working knowledge of combustion control systems
  • Experience leading or participating in World Class Manufacturing (WCM) projects
  • Experience using SAP (CMMS)
  • Experience working in confined spaces and at height
  • Working in heat >40° C as will be working in proximity & close to the furnaces & burners
  • Lifting to 50 lbs (22kg) with lift assist when necessary
  • Working 12-hour shifts, including nights and weekends

What will your day look like?

  • You will be responsible for the completion or all work in a safe, timely, professional manner
  • Analyse production process or part problems and work to devise and implement solutions and improvements
  • Complete PMs as assigned
  • Troubleshoot and improve electro-mechanical systems
  • Document activities in the CMMS and/or other business system tools
  • Mentor and develop engineering apprentices
  • Familiarisation with all necessary test equipment and correct troubleshooting procedures to assist or initiate action in any equipment related problem
  • Monitor and maintain instrumentation and control devices & participate in and/or lead the start-up and testing of new electrical/electronic equipment, & instrumentation and control devices

Does this look like your next opportunity or challenge?

Click apply or call me to discuss

Jayne 07484044731

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