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Electrical Maintenance Technician

Felling, Tyne And Wear
£30,000 to £40,000
Job Type
18 May 2021
Zenith People are proudly representing our Engineering client in their search for a Maintenance Technician. The successful candidate will ideally be multi-skilled and will be able to deal with electrical and mechanical breakdowns competently. If you are looking to join a stable and growing employer please get in touch.


* Work proactively to maintain and repair equipment across multiple areas of the plant

* Promptly respond to breakdowns and planned maintenance work

* To carry out routine Mechanical and Electrical Maintenance e.g. Pumps, bearings etc and to assist in electrical maintenance wherever possible

* To work safely at all times observing instructions, procedures, permits, safety systems, lock offs, and other protocols applicable

* To assist wherever and whenever possible in safety improvements

* To maintain plant and equipment both reactively (e.g. breakdowns), and proactively (e.g. PPMs, spares build-up)

* To systematically establish cause of failure in equipment

* To identify root causes wherever possible and to communicate with relevant personnel

* To work efficiently and expediently in all duties undertaken

* To communicate all relevant and necessary information with lead technician, maintenance technician, colleagues or others within the organisation

* To hand over any work which remains incomplete at the end of a shift

* To report any non-conformances as observed

* To record activities as directed

* To refer to records, drawings, manuals, and other material as necessary

* To comply with all company policies and rules

The Person:

* Must be educated to a minimum standard of ONC/OND/HND/HNC/NVQ level 3 or equivalent in maintenance/Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering

* It would be advantageous for the individual to be multi-skilled and be able to undertake electrical maintenance tasks

Must have experience in:

* Mechanical & Electrical fault finding

* Working with bearings and their fittings

* Cranes and conveyors

* Would be advantageous to:

* Be multi skilled (i.e. able to undertake electrical maintenance)

* able to weld and burn

* Be able to machine

* Be able to drive MEWPs / forklift trucks

* Have experience in crane maintenance

* Have experience of working at height
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  • Job Reference: 286517688-2
  • Date Posted: 18 May 2021
  • Recruiter: Zenith People
    Zenith People
  • Location: Felling, Tyne And Wear
  • Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent