Electrical Maintenance Engineer (Days)

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1341308586-2
  • Date Posted: 31 May 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Hays
  • Location: Manchester
  • Apprentice Pay: £46,000
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Procurement & Supply Chain
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent

About this Apprenticeship

Electrical Maintenance Engineer - Gtr Manchester - DAYS - £46k

Your new company
Your new company is a global manufacturing company and leading producer of precisely manufactured materials across the world, using advanced materials processing and automation.
The site regularly receives a large amount of investment to improve their processes, with heavy investment going into R&D and into improving facilities.
They pride themselves on having an incredibly low staff turnover, due to offering an excellent package and also a great, supportive place to work. Their biggest reason for staff leaving is through retirement!
This opportunity is an excellent chance to join a fantastic organisation.

Your new role
We are looking for an experienced, Electrical Maintenance Engineer to join the established maintenance team. The site precisely manufactures material for the manufacturing industry, that takes a long time to manufacture and has very fine tolerances. The material is very high value and so a key attention to detail is essential for the position.
You will be:

  • Providing preventative / reactive maintenance on all machinery
  • Repairing / improving all aspects of electrics on site, including 3 phase supply, drives, motors, invertors, and PLCs
  • Installing new equipment
  • Supporting the TPM structure with PPMs
  • Supporting with facilities maintenance as and when required
The role is a DAYS based role, working Monday - Friday, with an early finish on a Friday!
The role also includes a call out rota, once in every 3 weeks (paid at minimum 4 hours, 1.5x)

What you'll need to succeed
You will be apprentice trained and hold an NVQ Level 3 or equivalent
  • Experience working within a manufacturing setting
  • Strong electrical skillset, with experience working on motors, invertors and drives
  • Skilled in PLC fault finding (Siemens preferable)
  • Hold 18th Edition wirings regs qualification

What you'll get in return
A days based position with a salary of over £46k per annum (including on-call allowance)
A very good pension contribution
Above average holiday allowance
Free on site parking
Optional private healthcare

What you need to do now

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