Electrical Maintenance Technician

Electrical Maintenance Technician

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    Engineering & Technical

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    Andy Jones

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Electrical Technician  

Are you a strong Electrical technician?  This is an opportunity to join a global manufacturer who has long term opportunities to progress within a variety of areas.

This is what you’ll be doing.

You will be working a 4on4off shift pattern taking control of a busy extrusion factory covering all aspects of machinery breakdown and upgrades in both an electrical and mechanical capacity.

Tasks will include:

  • Being the sole engineer maintaining and repairing equipment in line with schedules and specifications to ensure reliability and limit breakdown occurrence Equipment testing, fault finding and repair
  • Identifying recurring problems with any equipment or machinery and implementing corrective procedures.  
  • Fault finding using a mixture of PLC and handheld methods.
  • Installation and commissioning of new machinery
  • Maintaining equipment to ensure they are fit for purpose
  • Supporting and promoting all continuous improvement activities on site


The Experience you’ll bring to the team.

  • Apprentice trained or HNC/ONC
  • 2 years manufacturing experience
  • Experience within the plastic industry (Desirable)
  • 17th Edition/ 18th Edition( Desirable)

And this is what you’ll get in return.

A competitive salary with, Health Cover, Death in service (4x Annual Salary) 23 days holidays.

You’ll be joining a growing stable business who will invest in your career with the opportunity to complete further educational studies.

Are you up to the challenge?

Are you what we are looking? Please get in touch today with our Engineering specialist, Andy Jones on either ajones@yolkrecruitment.com or 02921 673741.

Please apply with a CV and a Cover letter outlining why you would be perfect for the role. We also have a referral scheme so if you know of someone who would be great for the role please get in touch.

*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.*