Maintenance Electrician – Full Time – Gainsborough


Our client is looking for a maintenance electrician in the Gainsborough Area.

In this role you will be required to perform all instrumentation and electrical activities to maintain optimum life and operation of plant machinery and equipment. This will include:
•Provide technical advice in troubleshooting and problem solving situations
•Interrogate and analyse relevant software.
•Carry out Preventive Maintenance and calibration routines to maximise equipment reliability, to reduce breakdown risk.
•Provide input and recommendations for improvements to the Maintenance Management System, Permit to Work Procedure, work access and personal safety provisions.
• Regularly check quality of instrumentation to meet production, safety and legal requirements
•Provide regular feedback and recommendations to improve the operability of plant machinery and equipment and reduce maintenance costs
•Regularly update all instrumentation and electrical documentation, drawings and perform software backups.
•Initiate requisitions for materials and follow up deliveries to fulfil job priorities
•Co-ordinate Instrumentation and electrical work during project work to achieve planned goals
•Performing daily instrumentation duties and providing detailed technical advice during problem solving and troubleshooting activities to minimise the risk and duration of Plant breakdowns.
•Liaise with and maintain regular contact with vendor service engineers
•Provide necessary feedback and support regarding failures and repairs, recommend improvements that are required to increase equipment reliability and safety.

For the Maintenance Electrician Role you must have the following qualifications:
•Electrical Apprenticeship
•NVQ level 3 or higher
•17th Edition IEE Wiring Regulations
•Industrial/Manufacturing background

As well as experience in the following Areas:
•Experience in similar plant and equipment.
•Plant machinery installations and commissioning and decommissioning.
•Electrical fault finding, wiring, testing and inspections
•Mechanical servicing, stripping, rebuilds and repairs
•Working with hydraulics and pneumatics
•Carrying out Planned and Preventative Maintenance
•Basic PLC Fault finding
•Working with single and 3 phase systems

This Role is Monday to Friday 8am to 4:30pm. Will be required to do on call work after probationary period.

Starting salary of £27,000 per year

Salary: £27000/annum

Job Type: Permanent

Location: Gainsborough, Lincolnshire

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