The Weir Group PLC

  • 2018-19938

    Posted Date 1 week ago(11/5/2018 9:51 AM)
    Maintenance Electrican (Manafacturing)
    Job Location
    Shift Schedule
    Rotation 3 Shift
    Manages Others
  • Business Need / Purpose of Role

    The Maintenance team are  looking to add another skilled Maintenance Electrician to their team.


    We are looking for a time served maintenance electrician with at least 5 years’ experience working within a Manufacturing environment. With a good fault-finding ability on a range of machinery. The individual should be computer literate. Hours of work are rotating shifts Monday to Friday however you must have a flexible attitude towards working hours as overtime during the week and at weekends is required. Accordingly the successful candidate will be rewarded with a highly competitive basic salary and earning potential. The company offers excellent benefits along with an opportunity to continually develop your skills and career in a supportive and growing environment.




    Objectives & Measurement - Key Responsibilities

    The role is electrically biased and will involve all types of electrical tasks, mainly carrying out planned maintenance and fault finding on CNC Machines, Electrical distribution system and manufacturing equipment, PLC, overhead Cranes, Heat treatment ovens, Induction furnaces, Facilities equipment and Motor Drives.


    Job Knowledge / Education and Qualifications

    • Skilled Maintenance Engineer with electrical biased experience.
    • Min 5 years’ experience of planned electrical maintenance as well as fast response to breakdowns.
    • Experience of working in a Machine Shop would be desirable.
    • Experience of working within a Foundry would be advantageous.
    • 17th Edition wiring.
    • HNC Electrical qualifications or equivalent.
    • Time served apprentice with ONC/HNC.
    • Certificates in High Voltage Switch Operations would be advantageous

    Core Competencies

    • Self-motivated.

    • Can work independently.

    • Team player.

    • Service focussed.

    • Flexible to working various shift patterns, including night shift.



    Regional Specific Job Information (if applicable)

    Salary & Benefits

    • £13.50 per hour and shift premium
    • 25 days holiday plus 8 days Bank Holiday
    • Free Parking
    • Pension Scheme
    • Cycle to Work Scheme
    • Employee benefits scheme


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