Electrical Engineering Maintenance Technician

  • Job Reference: 00025064-1
  • Date Posted: 26 November 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Mountain Ash, Rhondda Cynon Taff
  • Salary: £30,500 to £32,000
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations, Mining / Oil / Gas, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Platform Resourcing are currently working in partnership with a well renowned and respect employer based in the RCT area. This business has been steadily growing over the last number of years and has seen a significant demand for their services over the Covid-19 pandemic period.
They are now looking to strengthen their engineering/maintenance team by employing a Electrical Engineering Maintenance Technician. This qualified engineer will have knowledge and experience of planned preventative maintenance and breakdown cover. The suitable candidate will also be flexible to work the 3 shift work pattern.
All candidates applying for this role must hold a minimum qualification of a HNC or HND in electrical engineering, and will also have experience within a Manufacturing environment working with high speed process equipment.
Duties and Responsibilities
* Carrying out breakdown repairs
* Ensure that downtime is minimised
* Planned Preventative Maintenance
* Contributing towards the successful implementation of a Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM) system
* Implementing modifications to equipment on-site to improve performance
* To review process control and systems and advise on process improvements
* Involvement in the installation projects
* Installation of new production lines
* Assisting the production team with continuous improvement activities
* Time served electrical apprenticeship
* Must be multi-skilled and able to carry out both electrical and mechanical maintenance
* Electrical & mechanical fault finding; effective fault diagnosis and repair for all plant and equipment on site.
* Maintain effective communication with all relevant departments regarding progress on repairs and maintenance requests.
* Ensure all departments are kept informed when maintenance tasks are taking place.
* Understand operational needs and ensure that engineering activity on site is carried out safely, effectively and efficiently for both breakdown repairs and planned maintenance activity.
* Ensures standards are maintained for all work carried out and appropriate records completed and signed-off.
* Carries out repairs effectively and efficiently with minimal disruption to operational running.
* Ensures that all expected standards are maintained (e.g., Health and Safety, engineering standards, uniform, PPE, behaviour, etc.).
* Take responsibility for maintaining the appropriate standards of housekeeping and hygiene in the work area.
* Identify opportunities of improvement that will benefit the business in terms of performance, safety, efficiency and provide cost-benefit analysis.
* Understand the KPIs for production and focuses on delivering engineering efficiencies.
* Get involved with continuous improvement activity and lean initiatives as required.
* Ensuring all engineering activity both breakdown and maintenance, is carried out in a timely and effective manner.
* Review plant performance with the shift production team and ensures that all equipment is working to the appropriate levels.
* Ensure any engineering maintenance activity is carried out in line with production demands.
* Support the Engineering Manager in ad-hoc project work and tasks as required.
Shift Pattern
* Days - 7am - 3pm (Monday to Friday)
* Afternoons - 3pm - 11pm (Monday to Friday)
* Nights - 11pm - 7am - Nights (Sunday to Thursday)
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