Multi Skilled Maintenance Technicians (electrical Bias)

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Multi Skilled Maintenance Technicians (electrical Bias)

  • Chester
  • £ N/A
  • Permanent
  • Industrial

Job Description

Our client, a large prosperous engineering specialist based in Chester is seeking Multi Skilled Maintenance Technicians with an electrical bias to join their team. This is a permanent position.

Purpose of role:
The main purpose of the role is to be a first responder to any process break-down but also to maintain to a high standard a broad range of diverse machinery ranging from old relay logic hard wired systems to PLC/ HMI bus systems including light to medium mechanical fitting work.

As some of the equipment is highly automated the technician must be able to fault find and have a good working knowledge of pneumatic and hydraulic control systems.

It is also a prerequisite that the individual will be fully conversant with modern ac & dc drive systems through to standard large motor starting systems. This role will not only be in the front line of maintaining the company’s production effectiveness but will work on planned improvements to plant and equipment.

Qualifications/Experience Required:
 Electrical qualification (City & Guilds/ONC)
 5+ years relevant experience (time served)
 Ability to read electrical drawings
 Fault finding – electrical/mechanical
 Good working knowledge of PLC’s, pneumatics, hydraulics, variable speed drives (ac/dc)

Specific Skills Required
 Maintenance of complex equipment
 Electrical installations to latest regulations
 Control Techniques PLC/Drives

Personal Attributes:
 Confident, professional, flexible with a ‘can do’ attitude
 Ability to communicate well with other team members
 Flexible with a desire to learn and develop

Hours: 12 hr rotational day/night Shifts 40 hours, Mon-Fri, overtime where necessary. Day position also available