Electrical Maintenance Engineer / 17th Edition Electrician

Location
Leeds
Salary
£42000 per annum
Posted
15 May 2017
Closes
12 Jun 2017
Ref
SGAG-05
Contact
Elina Lund
Function
Electrical
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Location: Leeds

Salary: Up to £42,000 plus Benefits

Job Role: Permanent, Full Time - Rotating Shift Pattern

The company is a subsidiary of a $1Billion pa turnover, globally renowned Gaming Corporation. Their purpose-built, state-of-the-art printing facility in Leeds supplies lottery scratch card and pre-paid telephone card products to clients worldwide.

A vacancy has arisen for a Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer to join their Engineering department. The primary function of the team is to support the Production Department throughout the provision of planned and daily maintenance, and technical advice on a range of bespoke web and sheet fed printing machinery. The development of new equipment and processes as well as the maintenance of Company properties also form part of the overall departmental responsibilities.

The engineering department currently operates a rotating shift pattern, with a rostered call-out system.

Key Requirements:

* Apprenticeship in Electrical Engineering (or equivalent).
* 17th Edition qualification.
* Previous experience of working in an Electrical Engineer capacity in a manufacturing environment, and proficiency in PLC Control and Variable Speed Motor Controllers.
* The ability to use your own initiative to solve problems, and to challenge the ‘status quo’.
* A self-motivated attitude and a proven commitment to seeing a job through to its conclusion to maintain production.
* A flexible approach to your work, in terms of production and maintenance demands as well as continuous improvement methods.

Desirable Requirements:

* Print or converting machinery
* Siemens and Mitsubishi controllers
* Project management
* Machine building
* CAD electrical drawing
* PUWER risk assessments

In return, they offer you an exciting opportunity to join a unique and progressive organisation and a competitive salary and benefits package.

Please note that due to the highly secure nature of their business, any job offer would be subject to the following screening: drugs screening test, receipt of references, receipt of satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Services Check, and a satisfactory credit history check. They will also require proof of eligibility to work in the UK before any job offer is made.

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Candidates with experience of; 2391 Electrical Testing and Inspection, Electrical Engineer, Facilities Management, Engineer, Engineering, Engineering Maintenance, Engineering Installations, Mechanical Engineer, 2391 Testing and Inspection Electrician, Multi-skilled Engineer, Electrical Fitter, Plant Fitter, Bench Fitter, Welder Fabricator, Maintenance Engineer, Technical Engineer, Maintenance Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Electrical Support Technician will be considered for this role.