Maintenance Engineer (Electrical Bias)

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> Maintenance Engineer (Electrical Bias)<
> Duffryn, Newport <
> Job Type: Full Time / Permanent <
> Salary: £48990 – £52000/annum <


Maintenance Engineer (Electrical)
£48,990 (£39,261 + 33% shift allowance) + Training + Progression + On site Parking + Company Pension + Holiday (increases with service) + Overtime (Paid at higher rates)
Are you a maintenance engineer or technician with a mechanical or electrical skill set?
Have you worked within an Engineering/Plant/Production/Manufacturing environment or similar?
LINKS Recruitment Group present a fantastic opportunity for a Maintenance Engineer to work within a well-established company who are continuously growing due to company success.
The role:
You will be working within a team, carrying out PPM’s and maintenance on a range of production machinery.
* Investigate and resolve mechanical and electrical faults on plant and machinery.
* Work to planned preventative maintenance schedule.
* Complete elements of commissioning on plant and equipment.
* Investigate and resolve mechanical and electrical faults on plant and machinery.
* Complete elements of commissioning on plant and equipment.
* Front-line maintenance contractor safety management
* Understanding of Risk assessment/POWRA for maintenance jobs
* Ensure safety and housekeeping in workshop and plant
* Adopt and promote a Zero Harm workplace attitude, drive improvement in Health and Safety
* Liaise and maintain regular contact with Maintenance Manager
* Provide holiday / sickness / absence cover for Maintenance Controller role
* Undertakes maintenance according to the weekly plan and at weekends when required (mechanical / electrical, corrective / preventive)
* Maintains engineering workshop and booking in/out of parts with Maintenance Manager
* Coordinate suppliers, to include raising quotations for parts and services
* Ensures availability of parts / critical spares working with Maintenance Manager
* Perform such other duties as the Company may from time to time reasonably require
* Comply with all Company policies related to Code of Conduct, Environmental, Health and Safety and Community.
The Person:
* Completion of an engineering apprenticeship and/or HNC level or above in a engineering-related subject; or equivalent experience within a relevant engineering role
* Experience of working within a manufacturing environment.
* You will be multi-skilled, with the ability to fault-find and repair both mechanical and electrical fields.
* Experience across a variety of pneumatic, hydraulic, and mechanical systems.
* Ability to perform both proactive & reactive maintenance duties using a scheduled maintenance system.
* IOSH working safely / managing safely is desirable but not essential.
* Ideally, you will have PLC experience – specifically, Siemens S7 / Mitsubishi.
* Ability to read, understand, generate technical, electrical and P&I drawings.
Role: Permanent
Salary: £39,261 + 33% shift allowance
£ 18.89ph + 33% shift allowance (£25.12ph) Overtime is paid at basic hourly rate plus a half
Shifts: 2 shift pattern
Mon-Fri 6am-2pm & Mon-Fri 2pm-10pm

To apply for this job please visit www.cv-library.co.uk.