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Maintenance Engineer / Technician

  • Location: Newport
  • Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
  • Type: Permanent
  • Posted: 289 days ago
  • Company: Sigma Recruitment

Opportunity for maintenance engineering professionals to work days (Mon-Fri) with a large multinational manufacturing corporation, who have recently invested in their South Wales plant. The business offers an excellent benefits package as well as secure long-term employment. They have recently undertaken a large expansion project which has doubled the manufacturing output within a key area of their site.

As the electrical maintenance engineer / technician, you will work as a key part of a multi-skilled engineering team. You will respond to any manufacturing breakdowns and work towards minimising downtime through planned preventative maintenance (PPM) activities. Your duties will include:

  • Carrying out reactive maintenance engineering to reduce production downtime.
  • Following the planned preventative maintenance schedule to improve reliability.
  • Fault finding on PLC systems.
  • Maintenance of instrumentation (level, flow, pressure, temperature).
  • Updating of maintenance and engineering records.

To be successful in your application for the electrical maintenance engineer / technician position, you will need to have the following skills and experience:

  • A relevant electrical or instrumentation engineering qualification gained within a manufacturing / industrial environment
  • Experience of fault finding with PLC systems and/or instrumentation (pressure, flow, level, temperature, etc.)
  • Ability to read engineering drawings

In return, the electrical maintenance engineer / technician will receive a salary of £35,000 - £40,000 (dependent on experience) + defined benefit pension scheme, share incentive plan, private health care for employees and their families, etc.

Please note - the position is based on days Monday to Friday although working outside of these hours may be required on occasion and there is an allowance built into the salary to accommodate this.

If you wish to work with this global manufacturing leader, please click on the apply button.

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