Electrical Senior Specialist

ProCore Solutions Limited Recruitment Services

Senior Electrical Engineer required for a well known paper manufacturer based in Hampshire

Electrical Senior Specialist
 
ProCore has been tasked to support one of the UK’s oldest paper manufacturers with bags of heritage and a strong global presence. Our client is at the forefront of paper technology.
 
The company offer a great working environment and culture with a clear path to further career development. When people join this business, they rarely leave. 
 
The main objectives of the role are:
 
To be the responsible person for all electrical equipment on site including High Voltage. Duties include managing a small team of electrical technicians, ensuring the Site remains electrically compliant, managing, maintaining and improving plant machinery across the mill.
 
Success of this role will be ensuring key deliverable's are met while driving forward innovation and improvement across the department. Key activities will include ensuring the site remains compliant as well as proactively increasing the availability of the sites operational equipment.
 
 
Duties & Responsibilities
  • To work with the Electrical team by providing electrical technical Support for Electrical controls including frequency converters
  • Manage and maintain all LV and HV systems including management of supplier contracts
  • Ensure the site remains compliant and is kept up to date with new legislation and standards
  • Design, install and maintain equipment that meets site electrical policy
  • Management of all UPS systems for site including local machine supplies
  • Liaise with and maintain relationships with current SME’s, OEM’s, and suppliers while challenging and driving improvement on costs.
  • Identify obsolescence and update and manage risk registers for reviewing by site management team
  • Work with and report to Site leadership team when requested and deliver on projects which are critical to company progression
  • To support the behavior of working as One Team, sharing best practice and collaborating with colleagues outside of own sphere of business.
  • To always act and behave in a way compliant with all company guidelines and policies, especially those relating to values and behaviors, environmental health and safety, ethics and codes of conduct.
  • Liaise with and maintain relationships with current SME’s, OEM’s, and suppliers while challenging and driving improvement on costs.
  • Ensure all reports are appropriately managed and have up to date/accurate job description; PDRs, SMART objectives linked to business objectives; regular reviews of performance and development needs to enhance performance and capability; motivated and engaged and behave in accordance with the values.
 
Qualifications and Experience
  • Experience as, or ability to attain, Approved Person and then Senior Approved Person status (HV)
  • Experience working with manufacturing equipment including motor control systems
  • Experience working with PLC’s and control systems would be advantageous
  • Ability to understand and interpret engineering plant condition through diagnostic tools.
  • Understanding and ability to promote a condition based maintenance philosophy.
  • Ability to understand paper manufacturing process plant operations.
  • Ability to work within a team environment.
  • Ability to promote and educate others in the department about drives, control LV and HV Systems.
  • Ability to apply numerical and analytical skills to diagnostic information.
  • Computer literacy (CMMS and MS products)..
  • Detailed knowledge and appreciation of Health and Safety within an engineering and manufacturing environment.
  • Knowledge and appreciation of Environmental Management and its importance within a manufacturing environment.
  • Understanding and ability to promote a Customer/Supplier working philosophy
  • Educated to HND or equivalent level of experience, acquired through Process Industry within an engineering discipline.
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