Electrician/Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Recruiter
The SmartList
Location
Birmingham
Salary
38500.00 GBP Annual
Posted
11 Oct 2017
Closes
08 Nov 2017
Category
Engineering
Function
Engineer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
SALARY & BENEFITS: GBP38,500 per annum (includes call outs) + bonus (profit related) & excellent benefits package ( Bupa, Pension, etc.)

WORKING HOURS: Full time

THE COMPANY: Our client is a leading global paints and Coatings Company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, with leading market positions and brands in countries around the world. They operate in a number of important market segments ranging from buildings and infrastructure to transport, industrial and consumer goods. They are also the sector leader in sustainability and number one in the renowned Dow Jones Sustainability Index. They are also name amongst the top employers in the UK. They strongly believe you can't make an impact like this without having great people. They want to be the best - to use their leading market positions to deliver a leading performance - and for that, they need the best. Is that you?

THE ROLE: Our client is looking for an experienced Electrical Maintenance Engineer /Technician for their operation based in Birmingham, West Midlands.

The Electrical Maintenance Technician is responsible for ensuring that all works carried out by him / her is carried out in a safe and efficient manner in line with recognized codes and practices

Key responsibilities for the role: Electrical Maintenance Engineer/Technician-Birmingham, West Midlands

• Provide input into various areas of the PSM process including, SIL, SCADA operations and Electrical and Mechanical Engineering support.
• Provide input for process modifications and / or modifications of existing operation as required
• Along with site management, act as a change agent for HSE culture and continuous improvement and role model for ensuring compliance with HSE policy and procedures.
• Execute processes to identify and respond effectively to hazards in safety, health, security and environment, taking account of people, plant, community & procedures
• Assist in the delivery of HSE capex improvement plans to drive continuous improvement and to ensure the site adheres to client's and national legal requirements
• Drive continuous improvement to minimize plant downtime and reduce associated maintenance costs
• Identify opportunities and make suggestions for improvements in production processes and design work, strategy of control, installations, equipment and working processes, installation and equipment
• Undertake small project works to improve the operation of the site as requested by the Lead Maintenance Technician

Key experience essential for the role: Electrical Maintenance Engineer/Technician-Birmingham, West Midlands

• Experience in an Electrician/Electrical engineering role essential(Preferably being a time served electrical apprentice fully compliant with 17th Edition)
• A good working knowledge of PLC's and SCADA systems ( like Allen Bradley and Wonderware systems)
• Experience in the chemical or manufacturing industry in a similar role desirable
• CompEX regulations highly desirable
• Experience working in an engineering role in a COMAH chemical facility, which is regulated by both the HSE & EA. Desirable
• Competence in Mechanical Engineering activities and will enhance existing skills through CPD activities and training courses as appropriate for this role
• Willing to continue to progress and enhance qualifications and experience through Continuous Professional Development activities as required by the SRE
• Ability to use IT tools including Office.