Maintenance Electrician

Position: Maintenance Electrician


Location: Gateshead, Newcastle


Salary: Circa package of £38,000 per annum + overtime + career development


Duration: Permanent


Hours of work: 4 on 4 off - Days and Nights


We have an exciting opportunity available for a Maintenance Electrician to join this very well respected heavy engineering manufacturer based in Newcastle with a number of manufacturing plants based across the UK.


Working as part of the Maintenance Team providing ‘Hands-on' Electrical & Technical support to both Production and other internal functions throughout the Factory.


Main Duties & Responsibilities include:



  • Essential planned maintenance and necessary repairs to keep the factory in good working order.

    Provide electrical maintenance cover through effective and efficient response to plant breakdowns throughout the factory.

  • Taking a leading role in on-going process improvement throughout the factory developing new ideas and better solutions.

  • Provide good communication skills to colleagues & production personnel to develop an understanding of the machinery operation so faults can be diagnosed & rectified efficiently.

  • Being actively involved in the TPM Improvement Process.


Experience and Qualifications Required:



  • Qualified to ONC/HNC or equivalent

  • Experience of fault finding upon PLC's the ability to program would be an advantage but not essential as extensive training can be provided

  • Flexibility to shift work when required


  • Start: ASAP
  • Rate: £35000 - £39000 per annum + Overtime, Training
  • Location: Gateshead, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Other
  • Recruiter: E3 Recruitment
  • Tel: 01484 645269
  • Fax: 01484 500385
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2018-03-27 16:53:49 -

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