DESIblitz Job: Maintenance Electrician

Maintenance Electrician

£45561 - £47424/annum +many additional benefits listed
23/05/2022
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TR2 Recruitment Ltd

An exciting opportunity has arisen to work for the UK’s leading sustainable building materials and construction solutions business. Their innovative products and solutions not only deliver the infrastructure needed to grow the UK economy today but also help to create a more sustainable built environment for the country’s long-term future.

We are currently looking for a Maintenance Electrician based near Buxton in Derbyshire.  This role is easily commutable from Buxton, Sheffield, Stockport, Chesterfield, Macclesfield, Mansfield and the surrounding areas. 

Reporting to the Electrical lead, you will be responsible for undertaking plant maintenance, repairs and improvements to ensure maximum reliability of all plant associated areas and to assist team members in all aspects of plant operation.

Your responsibilities as the Maintenance Electrician will include:

  • Respond to plant breakdowns, when necessary and be responsible for the correct and efficient repair of equipment keeping downtime to a minimum with timely and safe adherence to the maintenance plan whilst complying to all relevant statutory legislation and the internal company Safety, Health and Environmental standards
  • Continue to improve plant performance whilst maintaining safety, maintenance and asset reliability
  • Contribute to the in-house development of the Computer Maintenance Management System
  • In support of the maintenance and operations functions, you will utilise documents, and maintain policies, procedures, and associated guidelines for the safe and efficient maintenance of equipment within the Electrical Engineering department as appropriate

The role of Maintenance Electrician is a shift role so you will be required to work a set shift pattern; with overtime available to meet with the site needs. The breakdown of the shift pattern is as follows:

Week 1

Monday – 6pm to 6am

Tuesday – 6pm to 6am

Wednesday – off

Thursday – off

Friday – 6am to 6pm

Saturday – 6am to 6pm

Sunday – 6am to 6pm

Week 2

Monday – 6am to 6pm

Tuesday – 6am to 6pm

Wednesday – 8am to 2:30pm

Thursday – off

Friday – 6pm to 6am

Saturday – 6pm to 6am

Sunday – 6pm to 6am

Week 3

Monday – off

Tuesday – off

Wednesday – 6pm to 6am

Thursday – 6pm to 6am

Friday – off

Saturday – off

Sunday – off

Week 4

Monday – off

Tuesday – off

Wednesday – off

Thursday – off

Friday – off

Saturday – off

Sunday – off 

The role of Maintenance Electrician is a varied, complex and rewarding position that requires:

  • Level 3 Apprentice trained Electrician and – ONC/NVQ Level 3 in Electrical Engineering
  • 18th Edition – BS7671 I.E.E Regulations and Legislation
  • Have experience of TPM methodology and Continuous Improvement 
  • Working knowledge of relevant electrical and control engineering maintenance principles and practices, and experience of working in a relevant heavy engineering industry
  • Working knowledge and experience of Industrial Low Voltage power distribution systems 
  • A good working understanding of PLC’s and the use of the associated tools and techniques for the interrogation of the software
  • Knowledge and understanding the operation of AC Drives and Motors
  • Knowledgeable in the area of Predictive Maintenance
  • Experience in working with a Computer Maintenance Management System
  • Experience with Root Cause Analysis, Failure Mode & Effect Analysis tools/techniques
  • Understands database systems as relevant to planned maintenance and logging of shift activities
  • Able to design simple electrical systems and draw schematic diagrams then transfer the information into practical use
  • Know how to perform electrical statutory tests and inspections and understand safe use of electrical test and measuring instruments
  • An understanding of mechanical systems including hydraulics and pneumatics and understand National and International codes and symbols used on drawings and specifications
  • Ability to learn Health and Safety rules applicable to each department regarding their own and other operators’ safety

As well as a competitive salary package, our client offer all employees career development opportunities and industry-leading rewards, incentives and benefits: 

  • Bonus scheme (£8k per year, included in the displayed salary range)
  • Enhanced holiday entitlement 
  • Contributory pension scheme 
  • Access to the employee reward website with discounts on retailers, holidays, etc. 
  • Access to Employee Assistance helpline for free and confidential advice 
  • Access to  Employee Communities inc. BAME; LGBTQ+; Working Parents 
  • Training and development opportunities

The position is to start ASAP and we have immediate interview slots available.

TR2 Recruitment Ltd acts as an Employment Agency for permanent workers and an Employment Business for temporary workers.

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