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Electrical maintenance engineer


Job Description:

Job Title –Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Location – Wakefield

Salary - £40-41k (plenty of overtime and holidays)

Shift – 12 hours days and nights - Panamas

The Company

Our client is one the largest packaging suppliers within the FMCG industry and are now in need of addditional Electrical maintenance engineer. They currently turnover £2 billion and excel at providing fully automated sortation for retail industries. They employ over 280 staff across 3 sites in the UK and continue to expand thanks to a buoyant market, as well as having the state-of-the-art advance machinery, their newest production lone is only 5 years old

With a massive engineering function this means they have immense opportunity to progress both onsite and internally worldwide if this is something that interests you please apply now!

The Role of an Electrical Maintenance Engineer

As an Electrical Maintenance Engineer, you will be responsible for both Planned Preventative Maintenance Tasks and reacting to Breakdowns as they arise. With product volumes in the hundreds of thousands, speed is king and the Maintenance Engineer must react quickly to ensure the lines are up and running as soon as humanly possible.

Electrically the Maintenance Engineer will be fault finding with a multi-meter through to component level, then replacing any faulty component. The site houses several miles of conveyor systems, thus a lot of the breakdowns will be mechanical in nature. This, coupled with the volume of product being moved per day, means that mechanical and electrical components are changed liked for like from stores.

The Candidate

To be successful in your application as an Electrical Maintenance Engineer you must have the following skills or attributes:

  • Must have a recognised Electrical Qualification NVQ Level 3 or equivalent
  • Must have previous experience working as a Maintenance Engineer.
  • Post apprentice and work experience in FMCG for 5 years and more

If you are an experienced Maintenance Engineer and looking for a new challenge then apply now by sending your CV to [email protected]

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  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector IT & Internet