Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Wigan Permanent 36,713

Job Details

Electrical Engineer – Permanent - Wigan

Our successful manufacturing client based just outside the heart of Wigan are currently looking for an Electrical Engineer to join their team on a full time, permanent Basis.


What is in it for me?

  • £13.45 per hour + £3.36 per hour shift allowance
  • Free Parking.
  • On- site gym.
  • Overtime available.
  • 32 days holiday per year.
  • Ongoing training - the company pride themselves in the development of their staff
  • Pension Scheme.
  • Income protection.

The Role:

  • Maintaining plant and equipment throughout the site.
  • Fault finding and Repairs using Allen Bradley and Siemens PLC Programs.
  • Operate a preventative electrical maintenance system to ensure that the plant & machinery is in good working order.
  • Working as part of a team and working alone.
  • Utilising own initiative to solve & rectify problems.
  • Closing out routine work & indents as required by our clients.
  • Fast and efficient work completion, with the ability to prioritise as required.


What Skills do I need?

  • Qualified to City & Guilds standard with a time served Electrical Apprenticeship.
  • Experience / knowledge of PLC's on as Inputs / Outputs for example Allen Bradley, Siemens etc.
  • Experience / knowledge of three phase motor control circuits for example VSD, DOL etc.
  • Read and interpret blueprints, technical drawings, wiring diagrams, wiring schematics etc.
  • Experience of working on robotic equipment and automated machinery.
  • Experience of working on conveyors for example, belt conveyors, roller conveyors, pneumatic conveyors etc.
  • Condition monitoring techniques for example bearing analysis etc.
  • Flexibility to work outside normal hours and to cover holidays and absences as necessary.

Working hours; Panama Continentals

12-hour shifts, 2 weeks of days then 2 weeks of nights, working 3 or 4 shifts each week

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