Electrical Maintenance Engineer

  • by McIver Knight
  • Location Leicester, Leicestershire, UK
  • Salary £30,000 / year
  • 80 days ago
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Job Description:

Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Night Shift: 10:00pm – 06:15am Monday – Thursday, 10:00pm – 06:00am Friday


Circa £30K + Fantastic Benefits, including: Pension (4% Employee, 5% Company)

Optional Overtime




Our Client, a Plastics Manufacturing business who are a leading supplier to the Automotive industry are currently seeking an Electrical Maintenance Engineer to join their team on night shift. As the Electrical Maintenance Engineer, you will be responsible for the electrical maintenance of all capital plant, equipment and site facilities. The main, overall objective is to ensure all equipment, systems and processes operate effectively, safely and provide good plant reliability.

Main Tasks:

  • To investigate all electrical/mechanical plant and machinery breakdowns, and determine root cause
  • To investigate failures in service and determine root cause
  • Carry out necessary repair work, and obtain spare parts for the above
  • Ensuring plant/machinery records are kept up to date
  • Maintain plant and equipment through PPMs
  • Install new plant and equipment


  • Must be competent in reading and using electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic schematics to diagnose faults
  • Must be competent in the use of PLCs

If you would like to be a part of a growing, successful team then please send your CV to Beth Rogers at McIver Knight Associates (beth@mciverknight.com). Alternatively, call 0161 826 9466 for a confidential chat regarding your career options!

  • Job Type Permanent, Full Time
  • Additional Salary Info Pension
  • Work Authorisation United Kingdom
  • Industry Sector Engineering, Utilities