Electrical Maintenance Engineer - Packaging

England / England
£32,638 + Company Pension Scheme
19 Dec 2018
15 Jan 2019
Hollie James
Job Function
Contract Type
Full Time


NORTH OF ENGLAND (Please contact me for further location details)

£32,638 + Company Pension Scheme + Access to Company Discount Scheme + 22 Days Holiday + Free Parking + Subsidised Canteen + Other Benefits

Our Client is a leading packaging manufacturer, providing bespoke solutions predominantly to food markets throughout the UK.

They are currently looking to recruit an Electrical Maintenance Engineer to ensure Production Machinery is maintained and repaired to a high standard to enable maximum production speeds with minimum interruptions and breakdowns. They will also need to ensure maintenance and service records are maintained and that they devise, fabricate, and install, improvements to Production Machines.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Carry out planned maintenance on plant and equipment to a high standard
  • Respond to breakdowns on Production machines
  • Install and relocate production equipment
  • Specify and order spare parts
  • Complete maintenance records
  • Complete all paperwork required to place orders and book in parts
  • Read Electrical and Mechanical Drawings
  • Carry out Electrical Fault Finding
  • Carry out basic Mechanical Fault finding
  • Carry out basic Pneumatic / hydraulic Fault Finding
  • Record work carried out on a daily Time Sheet
  • Liaise with Contractors
  • Liaise with suppliers
  • Liaise with Engineering Companies
  • Liaise with other departments
  • Health & Safety - Responsible for self and others
  • Assist with Stock Takes
  • Ensure a good working relationship with all Departments
  • Work overtime when required

Skills / Qualifications:

  • Recognised Electrical qualification (e.g. NVQ / City & Guilds / BTEC HNC)
  • PC Literate
  • Basic use of Excel
  • Basic use of Word
  • Experience working in a high speed, high pressure production environment
  • Experience within the Printing / Carton Manufacturing Industry desirable
  • Experience working on Heidelberg Sheet Fed Printing Presses desirable
  • Experience working on Manroland Sheet Fed Printing Presses desirable
  • Experience working on Bobst Cut & Crease Machines and Folder Gluers desirable