Electronic and Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Location: Suffolk

Salary: £30000 - £40000

Date Posted: 09/07/2024

Consultant: Lewis Woollard

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Role: Electronic and Electrical Maintenance Engineer
40 - 45 per week
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 per annum

Are you a multi skilled engineer with a strong background in everything Electronic and Electrical? Are you experienced in Maintenance Engineering? If so, we invite you to join our prestigious client, a manufacturing business located in Mildenhall.

Job Overview: The Maintenance Department plays a crucial role in supporting all facets of production and facility requirements. As this business expands, this role offers dynamic opportunities for growth within the organisation.

Role & Responsibilities: As a member of the Maintenance Team, you'll operate within a fast-paced manufacturing environment, collaborating across various production departments, some of which operate round the clock. Key responsibilities include:
  • Providing maintenance support across all departments, under the guidance of the Department Head.
  • Assisting production to ensure uninterrupted output.
  • Promptly addressing machinery failures and breakdowns, including fault finding and repair of electronic and electrical systems.
  • Conducting planned maintenance tasks to optimise production availability.
  • Programming PLCs and upgrading control panels for automated systems.
  • Diagnosing faults and repairing equipment.
  • Utilising maintenance software for task management and updates.
  • Supporting Service Engineers/Contractors as needed.
  • Contributing ideas for continuous improvement within the Maintenance Department.
  • Enhancing control systems and installing new equipment.
  • Proficiency in PLC programming and introducing updates for efficiency.
  • Ensuring compliance with insurance, regulations, and safety audits across all departments.
  • Engaging in continuous improvement initiatives, identifying areas for enhancement and implementing solutions.
Qualifications & Experience: The ideal candidate will possess:
  • Experience in supporting a fast-paced production environment.
  • 5-10 years of relevant experience in a production support role.
  • Strong electronic and electrical aptitude, with the ability to diagnose machine faults.
  • Extensive knowledge of electrical control systems, instrumentation, PLC programs, and systems.
  • Discipline, self-motivation, and the ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Excellent communication skills, capable of effectively engaging with personnel at all levels.

How to Apply:

If you are ready to take on a challenge, please submit your CV or contact Aimee Baker direct on 01603 415 100.

Be sure to highlight your experience with in Electronics, Electrical and Maintenance Engineering and any relevant achievements in your career.