Maintenance Electrician Jobs in UK at Kinetic PLC

Title: Maintenance Electrician

Company: Kinetic PLC

Location: UK

Type: Contract

Category: Engineering, Manufacturing

Salary: Salary 16.5 GBP Hourly GBP 16.5 HOUR

Location: Newton-le-willows

Our client, a manufacturing company based in the Cheshire area, require a very experienced/Senior Maintenance Engineer on a temporary to permanent basis paying £16.50/hr PAYE on days before moving on to shift rates of £18.15/hr PAYE (6-2pm) & £19.38/hr PAYE (2-10pm).

This is a Senior Engineering role that will be a mixture of ‘hands on’ engineering covering maintenance as well as some Project work once it becomes permanent after 6-9 months. The long term plan is that this role will move in to a Working Charge hand/Project Engineer role with split between hands on maintenance and office based duties.

This will suit an electrically biased engineer who has good manufacturing maintenance experience. After a period on days and becoming familiar with the plant equipment, the role will move on to a 6-2/2-10pm basis.

The role is commutable from the West Manchester and East Merseyside areas including Knowsley, Prescot, Halewood, St Helens, Leigh, Wigan, Irlam, Sale, Warrington, Knutsford, Northwich, Stockport, Eccles & Stretford.

Duties will include:

*Electrical/Mechanical Maintenance on Ventilation systems, Furnaces, Gearboxes, Motors, Induction heating, drives, pneumatic & hydraulic systems, overhead cranes.

*Hands on maintenance.

*Complete required paperwork relating to maintenance works.

*Assist with Continuous improvements works, 5S and project work.

Requirements include:

*Qualified Electrical Engineer.

*Excellent Mechanical knowledge.

*Manufacturing experience, ideally from Medium to heavy industrial sector.

*Multi-Line manufacturing experience.

*PLC knowledge/awareness.

*Excellent fault finding and maintenance experience electrically/mechanically.

*Ability to work on shift on your own.

*Excellent communication skills, written and verbal.

*Any Project/Supervisory experience would be beneficial.

*FLT licence beneficial.

If you feel you are well suited to the Senior Electrical Maintenance position, please apply with your full updated CV. We will need at least one recent verbal reference before placing you out to work.

Kinetic plc is a Recruitment Consultancy with over 35 years of experience of delivering staffing solutions to the engineering, manufacturing and technical industries.

Kinetic plc treats all applications with a high degree of care, we review all submissions and will attempt to contact applicants who match the job profile. Those that do not meet the specification may not be contacted but their CV retained to be considered against future opportunities

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