Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Full Time Permanent

South Wales Jobs

Platform Resourcing are currently working with a global manufacturing firm who are looking to expand their team by taking on an Electrical Maintenance Engineer in Blackwood.

The successful candidate should be an electrically biased engineer comfortable with fault finding, repairing, replacing components. Ideally, you will be trained to level 3 in a mechanical discipline.


Monday to Friday – 3 Shift Pattern (Week 1 – 6am – 2pm, Week 2 – 2pm – 10pm, Week 3 – 10am – 6pm)

For the first 3 months you will be on days shifts only until completely trained and able to work without assistance.


* Salary of up to £33,900

* Shift allowance 10% mornings, 15% afternoons and 20% nights

* Hours Monday to Friday (3 shift pattern)

* Unlimited overtime at higher rates (excellent earning potential)

* Pension

* Health Cover

* Death in Service scheme

* Income protection

* Yearly bonus scheme based on company profitability

* Long Service Awards

Duties and Responsibilities

* Working as part of the shift engineering team, your primary objective will be to ensure the efficient running of all production and process machinery on site

* Reactive maintenance- attending to breakdowns

* Fault finding and repairing on a range of production / process machinery

* Planned maintenance – starting up of machinery, servicing, replacing of components periodically

* Stripping down / rebuilding on a range of electrical components.

* Project work- upgrades, modifications and supporting installation of new machinery

Essential Experience/Qualifications

* Experience within a manufacturing/ production electrical maintenance position

* Qualification in electrical engineering (HNC/ HND, NVQ or City and Guilds)

* Knowledge of PLC, Drives, High speed machinery, Pick and place robotics.

* Fault finding and Diagnosis and repair

* Experience of performing servicing and reactive maintenance

* Team orientated / collaborative

* Able to operate & take decisions independently / enjoys autonomy

* Self-assured / credible

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