Electrical, Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer

Pontefract, West Yorkshire
£35,000 + bonus, healthcare, income protection, excellent pension
20 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

8 Hour Shifts (Days/ afternoons)

Permanent Position


Fantastic Benefits including: bonus, healthcare, income protection, excellent pension etc..



Due to a rapid increase in orders, my client, a global manufacturing organisation is seeking a skilled and experienced Electrical Bias, Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer to support their technical support team on shift. The primary role of the Maintenance Engineer is to maintain the machinery based on preventative and predictive maintenance concepts, to assist in project work and any continuous improvement related tasks.


Main Tasks

  •  The Technician will have strong troubleshooting skills for technical issues.
  •  He/she will support the Operational Teams / colleagues in resolving the technical issues on the machine.
  •  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)
  •  PLC Fault finding
  •  Mechanical Maintenance/ Work


  •  You must be a fully qualified engineer (NVQ 3, City & Guilds, ONC/D, HNC/D etc...)
  •  Experience in a similar electrical function and industrial environment
  •  Experience of PLC systems. Ideally Siemens S7 OR Allen Bradley


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.

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