Location Reading
Job-type Full time
Salary £32 - 35 per hour + overtime
Contact Mike Butler
Call Mike
Email [email protected]
Reference MCB-CON-READ

Job Title: Contract Electrical Maintenance Engineer 

Location: Reading area , outside scope 

Client: Manufacturing Category Leader

Pay Range: £33 - 33 p/h 

Contract Type: Contract 3 month ongoing, could be long term LTD COMPANY CONSULTANCY

Working Patterns: rotating Shifts Monday to friday

We are recruiting for a fast-paced multi-site manufacturer in FMCG manufacturing and packaging

Attracting an Electrical bias / competent shift engineer

We are looking for talented and qualified individual who is a great problem solver with continuous improvement ideas that will thrive in a proactive electrical bias front-line maintenance role.

Key Responsibilities – Contract Electrical Maintenance Engineer

•  To service adjust and repair process and production machinery and equipment using the necessary tools in a safe and proper manner

• To examine machinery and equipment and report on condition, performance, and plan of action for improvements

• Carry out Planned and preventative maintenance to agreed schedules

• Work as part of a team to keep this site running to World Class Standards


Qualifications & Requirements – Contract Electrical Maintenabce Engineer  

•Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Electrical engineering or similar manufacturing

•Or equivalent of any of the above in electrical or mechanical fields preferably with a manufacturing background

  • A competent electrical engineering professional with technical experience. Must be able to solve problems, PLC / automation experience ideally produce safe systems of work
  • Should be capable of contributing to the development, manufacture, commissioning, decommissioning, operation or maintenance of products, equipment, process or service
  • This is an all-round hands-on maintenance electrical role ias well as conveyors and processing end of line packing
  • Extensive planned maintenance tasks and organisation of the engineering plant is also essential.

For more information on this role, please contact Mike Butler on [email protected]

Candidates who are currently Contract Electrical Engineer, Contract Electrical Shift Engineer, Nights Multi Skilled Shift Engineer, Electrical Maintenance, Maintenance Engineer, Multi Skilled Engineer, Electrical Maintenance Engineer, Shift Engineer, Processes Engineer, Fitter, Plant Engineer, Electrician and Electrical Engineer and any equivalent background will be suitable for the role.

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