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Electrical Maintenance Technician

Durham, County Durham
Job Type
9 Sep 2022

WHAT IS IN IT FOR YOU?Annual salary of £40,367.08Regular pay reviewsWeekly pay22 days holiday plus statutoryContinental 12-hour shift patternStrong work life balance - 1 week off per month within the rotationRegular overtimeMini Health Care PackagePension in line with government guidelinesSupportive cultureAccess to training and developmentTHE BUSINESSOur client based in County Durham is expanding and they are increasing the size of their operations. The organisation truly values their staff and they are a values led employer. The business has a healthy order book and they are a market leader. Each area of their business has been subject to new investment. They work with the latest technologies and they are emerging into a truly world class manufacturer.The role of Electrically Biased Maintenance Technician promotes creditable work life balance opportunities as within the shift rotation, Technicians receive a week off per month.THE ROLEOperating within a high-volume manufacturing facilityWorking to deliver planned and reactive maintenanceUpdating maintenance schedulesWorking with PLC systems to perform fault finding and analysisPerforming asset strip down and repairWorking to maintain automated production linesOptimising manufacturing processes - improving efficiencies, reducing wastage, enhancing yield and reducing costTHE PERSONTime served Electrical Maintenance Technician who has served a recognised ApprenticeshipHolding multi skilled capabilities including bench skills, basic fabrication and basic weldingAble to undertake fault finding and diagnostic work - proficient with the use of PLC'sAble to work with hydraulics, pneumatics, conveyors, motors, gears, pumps, valves, etcAble to effectively identify and resolve manufacturing issuesProficient with ITExcellent communicatorAble to abide by H&STHE PACKAGEThe hours of work are 6am-6pm and 6pm-6am rotating. The business operates what is known in the industry as the "5 shift pattern". This means that compared to the traditional 4 on 4 off continental shift pattern, you work less weekends and each month in the rotation, you get 1 week off. The most amount of shifts you will work in a row is 4 and usually you will work no more than 3 days/nights in a rowThe role is weekly paid. The role averages a 42-hour week. The basic hourly rate is £15.15 per hour, plus shift allowance. This equates to an annual salary of £40,367.08.22 days holiday plus statutory, pension, mini health care package and training/development pathways.TO APPLYPlease send your updated CV to Tony Hutchinson or apply direct by calling Westray Recruitment Group

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  • Job Reference: 708119672-2
  • Date Posted: 9 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Westray Recruitment Group
    Westray Recruitment Group
  • Location: Durham, County Durham
  • Salary: £40,367
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent