Electrical Maintenance Fitter – Manufacturing


Plymouth, United Kingdom
Job Type
Competitive package available, call for further details

My client, a leading precision engineering company, is looking to recruit a high-calibre individual with proven skills to work within the Maintenance Department, who will provide an effective source and effective & prompt service in electrical diagnosis, repair and rebuild of site plant, production equipment, premises & services ensuring that objectives/targets for cost, quality and timeliness are achieved.

The successful applicant will be responsible for preventative maintenance on machines and equipment as well as responding to emergency machine break downs throughout the plant; involvement with new design, installation and movements of existing machines; overhaul and repair of machines and equipment. Ensuring machines and equipment on site are safe, working efficiently and fit for purpose.  Applicants will be highly motivated and self-driven with the ability to undertake shift work.

Main Duties

  • To carry out all the duties and responsibilities of a Maintenance Electrician.
  • To maintain, service, repair and calibrate all electronic devices such as Computer Numerical Control Machinery, Programmable Controllers and Electronic Gauging Equipment.
  • To assist in electronic design, fabrication of machinery and test equipment as required by the Company.
  • To compile electrical and electronic technical drawings of plant and machinery wiring and control systems when manufactured or modified by the Company.
  • Will guide and advise in the resolution of electrical problems.
  • Will assist with the duties and assume responsibilities of Maintenance Electrician.
  • To undertake every task to the highest possible quality standard and to ensure internal and external customer satisfaction through the adherence to proper procedures at all times.

After training, be actively involved in:

  • Principles and controls associated with Environmental Management as applicable to ISO 14001.
  • Health & Safety within the workplace.

Skills / Knowledge / Experience / Qualifications required

  • Electrical Apprenticeship
  • Pass at Electrical/Electronic C&G Standard or equivalent
  • Electrical circuitry - machinery/factory services
  • Machine Tool Electronics
  • PLC experience
  • 17th Edition

Working a 3 shift system – Rotating Monday to Friday 0700-1500 / 1500-2300 & Sunday to Thursday 2300-0700.

If you are an experienced Electrical Maintenance Engineer, and are currently looking for a new challenge then please submit an up to date CV by using the ‘apply’ button below.

For further information please phone 01752 252533 and ask for Lizzie. Many thanks for your interest.

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