Maintenance Electrical Engineer

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1383266161-2
  • Date Posted: 9 July 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Kingspan
  • Location: Leominster, Herefordshire
  • Apprentice Pay: £48,355
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Civil Engineering, Engineering, Health and Safety
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Maintenance Electrical Engineer to join our team based in Pembridge, near Leominster & Hereford. This role is offered on a full time, permanent basis, in return for a highly competitive salary. This position will work a Panama shift pattern.

Responsibilities of our Maintenance Electrical Engineer

You will be focusing on planned preventative maintenance and quality issues using diagnostic skills to identify and rectify problems effectively. You should have experience of electrical and mechanical fault finding with an understanding of planned maintenance of plant and equipment. You will need to demonstrate experience of continuous improvement and lean programs.

Skills and Experience required of our Maintenance Electrical Engineer

  • Apprentice trained with City & Guilds and NVQ in engineering or equivalent
  • 18th Edition IEE Wiring Regulations
  • Carry out fault diagnosis (electrical and mechanical) - PLC experience is an advantage
  • Ensure that all repairs are executed in a timely cost effective manner.
  • Work with all parties to minimise line downtime and maximise equipment productivity
  • Good level of computer skills and CCMS
  • Experience of working in a hazardous area and flammable environments.
  • Basic Fabrication skills
  • Understanding the need of planned and predictive maintenance
  • Understanding of pneumatic & hydraulic systems
  • Complete reporting feedback timely and effectively
  • Conduct RCA identifying fault down to component level
  • You must be safety conscious and ideally have undertaken relevant Health and Safety training.

What do we offer?

  • Salary: £48,355 per annum inclusive of shift allowance
  • Overtime and Shift Handover Payments
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • 4 x salary life assurance
  • Discretionary profit sharing bonus scheme
  • Service Recognition Awards
  • Free on site parking

Why join Kingspan Insulation?

Kingspan Insulation are a leading manufacturer of high-performance rigid insulation within the construction industry. We are entrepreneurial, collaborative, and we stand behind a common cause - better buildings for a better world. Our mission is to accelerate a net zero emissions future with the wellbeing of people and planet at its heart.

Do you think you have the attributes we are looking for? If so, please click 'apply' now to beconsidered as our Maintenance Electrical Engineer!