Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Manchester, Greater Manchester
£36,000 + Bonus, Pension, Generous holiday allowance, Regular appraisals/ career opportunities
01 Mar 2017
29 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

4 on 4 off

Permanent Position

Up to 36k

Additional Benefits Include: Bonus, Pension, Generous holiday allowance, Regular appraisals/ career opportunities



Due to a rapid increase in orders, my client, a global market leader in the FMCG industry is seeking a highly skilled Electrical Maintenance Engineer to join its Technical Support Team on Shift. You will be responsible for the electrical/ mechanical aspects of the plant. The primary role of the Maintenance Engineer is to maintain the machinery based on preventative/predictive maintenance concepts and minimise downtime.


Main Tasks

  •  The Technician will have strong troubleshooting skills for technical issues with the ability to problem solve using root cause analysis.
  •  He/she will support and coach the Operational Teams / colleagues in resolving the
  •  Works towards a zero-breakdown & zero-stop mentality, reducing the maintenance costs including reducing working capital for spare parts.
  •  Takes ownership for working area; monitors key maintenance KPIs such as breakdowns & has a strong service-department mind set towards the Operations.
  •  Performs high quality root-cause analysis for technical and process problems
  •  Supports, suggests and implements improvements (Safety, Technology, Process)
  •  Project work (installations, commissioning, contractor management, costings, suppliers etc)



  •  You will be a time served/ qualified Electrical Engineer
  •  Similar electrical experience within an industrial/ ideally FMCG environment
  •  Familiarity of PLC systems.
  •  Mechanical Maintenance Skills


This role really is a fantastic career opportunity to join a very successful and rapidly expanding global market leader. To apply for this position please send your CV and salary expectation to Danny Walsh OR call 01618269466 NOW for a confidential chat.