JOB TITLE: Maintenance Engineer (Electrical - PLC's)


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Knutsford
Job Reference : 11997BC Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 20/11/2015
 
Salary & Benefits : £25000 - £32000 per annum + Holidays
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

Maintenance Engineer (Electrical - PLC's) Knutsford £25k-£32k Dependant on experience We have a great opportunity for a Maintenance Engineer to join a leading SME who produce FMCG products for the commercial sector. Running 24/7 all maintenance is to be done during the week. Looking for candidates who have worked in an industrial factory environment using; PLC's, PCB's and conveyors. Applicants must have their 17th edition and/or relevant engineering skills and qualifications.


Job Description

Role: Maintenance Engineer (Electrical - PLC's)
Location: Knutsford
Salary: £25k-£32k Dependant on experience
Hours: 8am to 4pm - Monday to Friday

The Opportunity
We have a great opportunity for a Maintenance Engineer to join a leading SME who produce FMCG products for the commercial sector. Running 24/7 all maintenance is to be done during the week. Looking for candidates who have worked in an industrial factory environment using; PLC's, PCB's and conveyors. Applicants must have their 17th edition and/or relevant engineering skills and qualifications.

The Role
Our client are dedicated to maintaining and developing the factory with in-house electrical and mechanical expertise. The successful Maintenance Engineer will be working alongside the maintenance team of two Maintenance Electricians and five Fitters. The vacancy requires an experienced Maintenance Engineer who is capable of unsupervised work in a highly automated plastics factory and is qualified to 17th Edition 2015.

Day to day:
* Deal with breakdowns and fault finding of automated industrial machinery.
* Working with industrial three phase infrastructure (distribution boards, cables, isolators, contactors).
* Working with industrial machinery (pumps, motors, starters, heaters, PID controllers, heaters).
* Maintenance of inverters and DC drives.
* Programming PLCs and use associated electronics (sensors, relays, solenoid coils).
* Electronics maintenance (logic and analogue, ICs).
* Soldering: multi-pin plugs and connectors, small circuits, repairs to PCBs.
* PC and network infrastructure repairs.
* New installations, including the design of both electrical and basic electronic circuits.
* Work on alarm and CCTV systems.
* PAT testing.

Key Skills
* Experience with automated factory equipment.
* Computer literate (Installation of operating systems and PC repair, updates and backup software).
* Understanding of/ Qualified to the 17th Edition
* Follow circuit diagrams and schematics.
* Be able to liaise with production and maintenance colleagues.

The Package
*£25k-£32k
*20 Days Holiday +8 Bank Holidays

Working Hours
8am-4pm Monday - Friday
Key Words:

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Job Keywords

17th Edition, PLC, SA, Controls, 3 phase, factory, industrial, electrical, electrician, engineer, technician, breakdown, maintenance, conveyors, manufacturing, polystyrene, mechanical, multi-skilled, circuit, pcB, drives, sensors, relays, solenoid



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