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Electrical Maintenance Engineer - Days

Job Reference: GF/HQ00033413_1549013072
Location: West Midlands
Discipline:/ Maintenance / Manufacturing and Production
Salary Range:

£25000 to 27000 per Annum

Job Type: Permanent

A renowned automotive manufacturer require an experienced Electrical Maintenance Engineer to join their team in Birmingham, working Monday - Friday 08:00 - 4:00pm.

Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Overall Objective and Purpose of the Position

To provide experienced electrical maintenance and new installation skills to support a fast moving 24 hour automotive production facility whilst taking a leading role in identifying and installing plant / process improvements and general facilities work



Servicing and maintaining all plant equipment.

For information machinery / equipment includes: Plastic Injection moulding machines / Robot arm / solder & welding machines / hot dip process


Hands on response to breakdowns - fault diagnosis - repair & return to production in optimum time


Specifying and obtaining parts & equipment required from suppliers


Liaison with Production and undertaking required scheduled preventative maintenance


Monitoring stock of critical spares equipment


Coordinate work performed by external contractors when required


Helping to create TPM / general maintenance procedures


Ensuring best practice, housekeeping, Health & Safety Policies and legislative requirements are adhered to at all times


Good understanding of OEE ( the effects of process availability) and 5S methodology


Completing engineering project tasks and identifying/making improvements to existing equipment as appropriate.


Installing & relocating new equipment


Maintenance work will also be required to the facilities / fixtures & fittings


Working alongside and learning from other skilled maintenance engineers to provide a team effort

Candidate Specification


· City and Guilds Level 3 2330 or newer

· City and Guilds Inspect and Test 2395

· NVQ Level 3 Electrical Installation

· Gold JIB Electricians Card(not essential)

· Previous experience in similar roles and ideally a portfolio of works


· Can demonstrate experience of successfully working in a similar role

· Demonstrate electrical fault finding capability, assessment and repair

· Good knowledge of quality problem solving tools and techniques

· Experience within manufacturing industry essential (automotive preferred)

What are the key competencies required to be successful in this role?

· The ideal candidate should be extremely motivated, with a 'can do' approach

· Strong knowledge of engineering concepts (electrical/mechanical/hydraulic systems)

· Able to work to tight deadlines and remain calm under pressure in a fast-paced environment and multi-task effectively

· Flexible as shift times may vary

· Excellent communication skills with colleagues of all levels

· Ability to interpret and analyse drawings, technical documents and measurement data.

· Fully PC literate

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

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