Electrical Maintenance Engineer - Automation

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  • Location:

    Loughborough, Leicestershire

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £42000 per annum + + excellent bens.

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    Sam Bason

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    over 2 years ago

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Electrical Maintenance Engineer - Automation

Our automation business unit delivers a full range of systems and solutions for the automation of baggage handling in airports worldwide and automated handling and sorting solutions for parcels, packets, flyers, flat and letters.

Due to new business wins, we have the opportunity for a motivated and talented individual to join the team as an Electrical Maintenance Engineer within the Automation business unit.

You will be an experienced Engineer who ideally has experience with automated equipment (conveyors, Sortation etc.). You will have come from a client facing environment and experience of mentoring and coordinating more junior members of a team. Previous experience with PLC and/or Warehouse Management Systems would also be desirable, but not essential as training will be provided.

We are looking for creative thinkers who have a passion for applying skills to solve real world!

Key responsibilities -

  • Conduct service and maintenance work, breakdowns and urgent repairs to support site and provide maintenance

  • Troubleshooting on 1st and 2nd level plus provide support with proactive and preventative maintenance within a customer's site.

  • Follow-up and resolve issues, which are highlighted through the support organisation.

  • Establish, manage and improve all aspects of breakdown and repair and standby maintenance support.

  • Root Cause Analysis; Continual Improvement Activities; 5S Enforcement

Skills and knowledge required -

  • HND/HNC in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience

  • Completion of an electrical or mechanical apprenticeship or holding an electrical qualification or equivalent experience

  • Previous experience of working in an operational engineering role within a similar environment

  • Excellent communication skills and customer focus

  • Ability to work in a time critical environment

Please note this role is to cover maintenance 24/7 365 per year and will involve a shift rotation covering days, nights and weekends.

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