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Electrical Maintenance Technician



A highly Competitive market Salary which exceeds all NMW levels, the client would prefer to discuss expectations during their interview process.




M&E - Electrical, Maintenance


Company Description

MTrec Technical are proudly representing our prestigious engineering client, based in Gateshead, with their plans for growth and expansion, by recruiting a Permanent Electrical Maintenance Technician to join their team. A successful candidate will be tasked with maintaining the plant an equipment by contributing to the installation and commissioning of new and existing equipment within the facility. If you are an experienced Maintenance Technician with an Electrical Bias, apply now for an immediate response.

Job Specification

Rewards and Benefits on Offer;

  • Competitive Salary
  • Performance Bonus
  • Annual salary review and potential increase (depending on performance)
  • Pension scheme
  • Competitive holidays + Bank/Public Holidays
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Life Insurance

The Job You’ll Do;

  • To work safely at all times observing instructions, procedures, permits, safety systems, lock offs, and other protocols applicable.
  • To assist wherever and whenever possible in safety improvements
  • To maintain plant and equipment both reactively (e.g. breakdowns), and proactively (e.g. PPMs, spares build-up).
  • To systematically establish cause of failure in equipment
  • To identify root causes wherever possible and to communicate with relevant personnel.
  • To work efficiently and expediently in all duties undertaken
  • To communicate all relevant and necessary information with lead technician, maintenance technician, colleagues or others within the organisation.
  • To hand over any work which remains incomplete at the end of a shift
  • To report any non-conformances as observed
  • To seek assistance whenever required or at times of potential conflict (e.g. priorities)
  • To record activities as directed
  • To refer to records, drawings, manuals, and other material as necessary
  • To comply with all company policies and rules
  • To work effectively with colleagues and subcontractors
  • To perform any other duties as required by The Company

About You;

  • Must be educated to a minimum standard of ONC/OND/HND/HNC/NVQIII or equivalent in Maintenance / Electrical engineering.
  • Must have experience in; electrical fault finding, heavy engineering electrical maintenance or similar, installation and fault finding AC/DC motors, single and three phase supplies
  • Must be able to; manage time and information effectively and prioritise given tasks in line with working requirements, demonstrate good verbal and written communication skills, work unsupervised as well as in a team
  • Must be prepared to work at height
  • Have experience of a wide range of motors and drives / starters
  • Have experience of PLCs and HMIs
  • Have experience and suitable qualifications in HV switching
  • Have experience in pyrometry
  • Be trained in 17th edition
  • Be able to drive MEWPs / fork lift trucks
  • Have experience in crane maintenance
  • Have experience of working at height
  • Be able to effectively use a computer to basic MS Office applications

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