This global firm have been operating in the Craigavon area of Northern Ireland for over 25 years.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an Electrical Maintenance Engineer to join this well established manufacturing firm and to bring their required skills.

Top 3 Things to Know About this Job:
1. Working with a market leading global manufacturing company
2. To provide day to day electrical maintenance on all machinery
3. Required to provide manufacturing operations with technical support and pro-active solutions

The role:
• Undertake electrical maintenance cover for production to ensure that breakdowns and other issues are resolved promptly, and downtime is minimised.
• Utilise the Mp2 system to ensure that all Active Maintenance work is recorded and closed.
• Utilise the Maintenance Request Data Base to ensure that all Reactive Maintenance work is logged, recorded and closed.
• Undertake project work through from installation to commissioning to ensure changes are implemented to the plan and refined if necessary.
• Provide technical support within the engineering department, to other operational departments and external contractors to ensure that the best solutions are identified and implemented.
• Attend and contribute to team meetings once a month which drive departmental performance in order to support continuous improvement and sustainability initiatives.
• Follow all site rules relating to health & safety, environment and quality to ensure that we remain compliant with all legislation and internal procedures.

The person:
• A recognised apprenticeship in Electrical Engineering, typically gained as an electrical engineer in a manufacturing environment.
• Educated to ONC or equivalent in Electrical engineering
• Must be willing to undertake training as required
• Proven experience with AC/DC motors, 3 phase electrics, variable speed drives and servo control systems
• Proven experience of PLC interrogation and use in fault finding
• Experience of fault diagnosis on control systems using schematics, program listing or diagnostics

Desirable (but not essential)
• Educated to HNC and BTEC Level 4
• Multi-skilled NVQ level 3
• An understanding of pneumatics and hydraulics
• High speed tufting machine experience.
• IET 17th or 18th edition
• Working knowledge of Autocad

The Rewards:
• Excellent salary negotiable DOE
• Holidays
• Company benefits

Next Steps
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