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Electrical Engineering Technician

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    Atherstone, Warwickshire

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    Up to £40000 per annum

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    Robbie Desmond

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    [email protected]

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    5 months ago

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Electrical Engineering Technician
Location: Atherstone
Salary: £40,000 (including shift allowance)

Arguably, the world's leading manufacturing company offers its employees genuine career progression and the opportunity for personal reward working within a successful and expanding company. We are currently looking for an electrical engineer/technician to join their successful Atherstone branch.

The role:
*To carry out both planned and reactive maintenance on complex electrical systems and process equipment including PLC and variable speed drive controls.
*Review and evaluation of maintenance tasks providing technical advice and solutions for equipment issues.
*Maintaining equipment and assets in a safe, compliant and reliable order.
*To participate on improvement teams such as reliability centred maintenance and energy reduction initiatives.
*Routinely coaches and mentors' other technicians and apprentices within the maintenance team.
*Communicate the results of assigned technical tasks through work order and shift hand over reporting.
*Maintain awareness of plant and department risk assessments, hazard cards and safe operating procedures whilst adhering to recommend control measures.
In addition to possessing a relevant time-served apprenticeship, applicants need to be flexible, possess good problem solving skills and capable of working both as a team and alone in a high volume manufacturing environment
Work within a team environment, display excellent communication skills and be able to establish good working relationships across Manufacturing and Maintenance teams.

The package:
For all your hard-work and dedication to your role, you will be rewarded with a salary of £40,000 (including shift allowance). This also includes a market leading benefits package including opportunities to progress into different teams in the future.
3 shift pattern (6:00 - 14;00) (14:00 - 22:00) (22:00 - 6:00)

The person:
*The ideal applicant will be a time served and experienced Electrical Engineering Technician from a manufacturing background who can demonstrate a strong understanding of Electrical and Electronic Engineering Principles along with knowledge of PLC process control and AC and DC drive systems (Allen Bradley)
*You will be able to diagnose and repair failures of process plant and be familiar with preventative maintenance programs and current regulatory requirements regarding EHS and engineering legislation.
*Ability to work effectively within a team is essential, we are looking for a confident individual with strong communication skills and good attention to detail.
*A working knowledge of SAP is desirable but not essential.

In accordance with the Equality Act 2010, if you require an alternative form of application please click the following link: Flexible Application Process - https://www.theecsgroup.co.uk/work/flexible-application-process