Job Title; Electrical Engineer

Key Skills; Skilled Engineer, Electrical Biased Engineer, Maintenance Technician, Machine Engineer, Machine Service Technician

Salary; £26,000- £29,000 per annum dependent on experience

Shift; Day Shift, Monday to Friday 8:00am – 4:30pm

Location; Rushden, Northamptonshire

Commutable from: Wellingborough, Higham Ferrers, Kettering, Burton Latimer, Bedford

Our client, a leading manufacturer based in Northamptonshire is looking to recruit an Electrical Engineer to join their busy team.This is an exciting opportunity for you to forge a career within the manufacturing industry with an established and progressive company.

The Role;

  • Working as part of a team supporting production priorities
  • Looking to improve machine efficiencies in a continuous production environment.
  • Duties will include supporting a program of TPM
  • Ability to resolve problems efficiently
  • Ensure tight deadlines are met
  • Dealing with machine breakdowns effectively
  • Fault diagnostic and resolving
  • PLC programming and fault finding skills, including a good understanding of S5 plc’s
  • Familiarity to various site services including compressors, chillers and chilled water systems will be required as repairs maybe required on such machinery

Our Ideal Candidate;

  • Served a recognised apprenticeship with extensive experience in maintenance
  • Electrical biased Maintenance Engineer with previous manufacturing experience
  • Keen interest in maintenance of blow moulding and custom moulding machinery
  • Experience of plastic packaging processes desirable but not essential
  • Be able to quickly identify problems
  • Ability to work alone and within a team environment
  • Be able to report to Shift Manager and Service Manager
  • Have a flexible approach to working hours
  • Quality conscious with an awareness of health and safety
  • A willingness to undertake further relevant training
  • Ability to adapt to changes in the working environment

The Benefits;

  • Paid overtime
  • Free Car Parking
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Canteen facilities

If you are interested in this opportunity please apply directly through this website or call 0116 277 9854. If you have not been contacted within 14 days of your application please assume that you have not been successful. We will, however, retain your application for any future roles for which you may be suitable.

This position is advertised on behalf of Jacob Thomas Associates. We have a variety of other permanent and temporary positions available ranging from Supply Chain, Logistics, Administration, Sales, Secretarial, Finance & Accounts, Customer Services, I.T. Engineering and Driving.

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