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Electrical Maintenance Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Engineering & Technical

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £44000.00 per annum + tools, training + additional bonus

  • Contact:

    Liam Reid

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    15 August 2024

Electrical Maintenance Engineer
Location: Weston-Super-Mare

Salary: £40,000 - £44,000 (+ bonus)

Shift: days (M-F)

Our client, a leading manufacturer supplying products to a wide range of market sectors is looking for two Maintenance Engineers with good PLC programming experience to join their existing Maintenance team. This is an exciting opportunity for a Maintenance Engineer with PLC programming experience to join a market leader that is committed to enhancing equipment performance and providing clear development opportunities for their workforce. This client is about to embark on significant growth plans which will see major transformation projects therefore there is the opportunity of significant regular overtime paid at enhanced rates bringing realistic earnings to circa £55,000.

Here's what you'll be doing:

  • Preventative and reactive maintenance fault finding on electomechanical equipment
  • Working with PLC systems for fault finding and improvements/ adjustments to improve safety, quality and efficiency.
  • Ensuring that production targets are met using the appropriate technical support in the correction, prevention and elimination of technical problems
  • Driving the move from a reactive culture to an improvement culture enhancing equipment performance and reliability

The skills and experience you'll bring to the team:

  • Ideally level 3 related qualification
  • Proven experience with PLC Fault Finding and understanding of ladder logic within a production environment
  • Siemens experience as well as Scada would also be ideal or a willingness to train on these systems.
  • Familiar with Rexroth Servo motors and Indra drives. Experience with Inverters and 3 phase motors also required.

And this is what you'll get in return:

  • Company Pension scheme
  • Sickness scheme
  • Enhanced overtime rates for any additional hours worked
  • All tools and equipment provided
  • Monthly attendance allowance

Are you up to the challenge?
If you think you have the skills and experience required to excel in this role, we would love to hear from you. Please apply now with your CV and a brief covering letter.

Yolk Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and embraces diversity in our workforce. We employ the best people for the job at hand and actively encourage applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of gender, age, race, religion, sexual orientation, disability, educational background, parental status, gender identity or any other protected characteristic. We champion and celebrate diversity at Yolk allowing our team to bring their whole selves to work.

*Please note, whilst we do our best to contact all candidates, due to the high number of applications we receive we cannot guarantee this for every role. If you have not heard anything from us within 7 days of applying - then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Please keep an eye on our website for more opportunities.

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