Maintenance Technician (Elec bias)

ProCore Solutions Limited Recruitment Services

We have been instructed to find a multiskilled Technician for one of our Clients based in Manchester.

THE COMPANY
 
My client is a food processing business going from strength to strength, even through lockdown, the company has continued to succeed, supporting some of the worlds leading food retailers and outlets. 
 
THE ROLE
 
Reporting directly to the Engineering, manager the successful candidate will react to any production break-downs, undertake planned maintenance on a wide range of new and old equipment and work on planned improvements to plant and production machinery.
  • Perform repairs to any process breakdown to minimise downtime and return plant to production.
  • Perform routine maintenance and fault finding to wide range of equipment, returning the equipment back into operation in a safe manner whilst minimising lost time.
  • Undertake electrical and mechanical installation work for new plant or carry out modifications to existing plant in compliance with required standards and latest legislations.
  • Support continuous improvement initiatives and work on planned improvements to plant / equipment.
  • Adhere to H&S policies/ procedures and carry out all activities in a safe and responsible manner.
THE PERSON
  • Completed relevant maintenance engineering apprenticeship
  • Recent experience as an Electrical Maintenance Engineer in a food processing environment.
  • Relevant electrical engineering qualification and knowledge of current electrical wiring regulations.
  • Excellent mechanical and electrical fault finding and testing skills.
  • Good working knowledge of PLC's, pneumatics, hydraulics,
  • Able to work under pressure, excellent problem solving skills and a logical thought process.
  • Ability to read electrical drawings
  • Good communicational skills, able to communicate at all levels.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Apprenticeship
  • Mechanical engineering qualifications
  • Experience of modified atmosphere packaging , slicing and vertical baggers
  • Knowledge of control techniques PLC / Drives
  • C&G 17th Edition qualified is advantageous
If this is the kind of challenge that you are looking for in your next career move then please send your CV through to Lee Narraway at ProCore Solutions Ltd.

ProCore Solutions Limited acts as an Employment Agency on behalf of our Clients. We provide permanent services and this vacancy is advertised with the permission of the Client.