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Date Added: Tue 17/01/2023

Electrical Maintenance Technician

Chester-le-Street, DH3, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £40697/annum

Electrical Maintenance Technician - Chester le Street

Continental Shift Pattern £40,697 (inclusive of shift allowance)

An international manufacturing company are looking for a highly skilled Electrical Maintenance Technician to join their Engineering Team on a permanent basis. The right candidate will be responsible for maintaining machinery, running diagnostic tests, and updating all service and repair records.

The Role and Responsibilities

* To develop and implement electrical maintenance plans to prevent costly equipment breakdowns.

* Troubleshooting electrical malfunctions and breakdowns, as well as performing repairs

* Using route cause analysis to eliminate any faults/breakdowns.

* To Monitor the availability of parts and replenishing supplies

* Developing and using SOP's to carry out training for co-workers on the safe and efficient use of electrical machinery and equipment.

* Complying with Health and Safety Environment Policies

* Maintaining a tidy work environment and adhering to industry regulations

* Installing new equipment and upgrading existing equipment to meet production demands.

Knowledge and Experience

* Time served with at least two years' experience as an Electrical Technician in a similar COMAH environment.

* HNC in Electrical Engineering

* Must be able to work continental shifts

* Siemens PLC (Step 7)

* Tia Portal

* Experience working with various voltages - AC and DC.

* Must be able to read electrical diagrams and drawings.

* The ability to work on own initiative and able to liaise with other departments at all levels.

* Excellent Communication Skills

* Analytical, critical thinking and problem-solving abilities.

* Must be focused on continuous improvement with a safety mind set.

* Full Driving Licence

If you are interested in this role, please send a copy of your up to date CV or contact our Gateshead office
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