Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Posted 06 January 2022
Salary £28000 - £38000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Contact NameSteven Harris

Job description

Electrical Maintenance Engineer

£28,000-£38,000 D.O.E.


Monday to Friday - 8am-4pm

Are you looking for a move to a growing engineering company with varied work and day shifts? You will be working 8am-4pm Mon-Fri as part of a supportive maintenance team. You will have the opportunity to focus on electrical maintenance whilst also being involved in a wide range of other maintenance projects.

This role could be well suited to an experienced Maintenance Engineer, or equally to a qualified Electrician, interested in moving their career on in this direction.

Electrical Maintenance Engineer Responsibilities

  • Ensure that all items of electrical equipment are maintained in a safe condition, complying with the latest regulations.
  • Reactive Maintenance/PPM to ensure that equipment can be used with the least delay.
  • Collaborate with other members of the maintenance team providing general maintenance support for other disciplines such as:
  • Electrical Systems <450Volts
  • Hydraulic Systems
  • Pneumatic Systems
  • Plumbing (Fresh, Foul Water & Chemicals)
  • IT Wiring & Systems
  • Fitting i.e. installing and removing mechanical parts.
  • Making and Maintaining safety guarding & Associated wiring
  • Welding parts to make guarding etc
  • Fork Lift Truck driving in connection with Maintenance activities
  • PLC Fault Finding and Programming (Allen Bradley)
  • Carry out maintenance work to the best standards practicable.
  • Successfully undertake any training that may be required as the result from changes in the requirements of the Regulations.
  • Working mainly indoors, but also outdoors on occasion.
  • Working at heights using ladders and scissor lifts from time to time.

Electrical Maintenance Engineer Requirements

  • The Maintenance Engineer will have current certification of compliance with the 18th Edition of the Wiring Regulations, or at least 17th Edition that could be upgraded quickly.
  • Broader experience with PLC's; fork-lift truck licence; working in heavy engineering / metals would be beneficial but is not essential.
  • Due to the nature of the role, you will need to be flexible to commit to over-time should urgent maintenance be required (over-time is paid at 1.3 times hourly rate)
  • A practical, hands-on individual who enjoys problem-solving.
  • Strong team player with solid communication skills.

Hours of work for this Electrical Maintenance Engineer position are 8am-4pm Mon-Fri. Salary is £28-38K based on experience

Based in Worcester this role is commutable from: Bromsgrove, Droitwich, Kidderminster, Stourport, Bewdley, Stourbridge, Malvern, Ledbury, Evesham, Pershore, Hereford, Cheltenham and Gloucester.