Electrical Maintenance Engineer

  • Location
    Neath, Neath Port Talbot
  • Salary
    £ 28000 - £ 32998 / Hourly
  • Job type
  • Industry
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive - Machinery Service & Maintenance

Our client a well established Manufacturing Facility based in Neath is recruiting a Electrical Maintenance Engineer to join their team on a permanent basis.


Repair, adjust and maintain production equipment, machinery or instruments to ensure that it functions reliably and complies with process specifications to the highest Environmental, Health and Safety Standards


Production Team, Contractors, Suppliers


Respond to break-downs and other operating problems and complete planned maintenance activities to minimise disruptions to manufacturing processes

  • Attend machines to assess planned maintenance activities and diagnose breakdowns

  • Establish a safe working area

  • Communicate with machine operators to attain information relating to the deviations

  • Assess the need to isolate

  • Advise production supervisors of expected duration of work if possible

  • Undertake appropriate repairs to machinery

  • Instruct machine operators to test machinery on completion of maintenance activity

  • Maintain tools and repair equipment to ensure good working order

Maintain detailed maintenance records so that Health and Safety is ensured and recurring problems with machinery, equipment or parts can be identified and addressed

  • Complete work order documents with the relevant information relating to the required maintenance activity

  • Complete take 2s and raise permits to work when the need to isolate occurs

  • Sign off permits when reengaging power

  • Liaise with machine operators to sign off completed work orders

  • Capture all maintenance activities in relevant recording system

  • Complete appropriate audits on maintenance equipment

  • Feedback to the relevant individuals on proposed improvements to machinery, operator competence and/or any other relevant information

Set, calibrate or adjust equipment, machinery and instruments so that it complies with production specifications or instructions

  • Measure product lengths and angles

  • Identify opportunities to maximise product utilisation within British Standards

  • Respond to observations from machine operators on product calibration

  • Input corrections into operating system

  • Recheck product for new calibration changes

Miscellaneous or ad hoc business requirements

  • Manage specific projects or undertake specific project activity as determined by the business or line manager

  • Travel to specific locations in order to undertake role requirements as required

  • Represent your function or business at meetings or events as required

Technical Competencies

Production Services e.g. Cranes

Bar Production e.g. Shear Lines

Power Bending e.g. manual and automatic Benders

Coil Production e.g. straightening and decoiling machines

Threading & Coupling e.g. Lenton and Dextra

Shift Pattern :

Working Hours: 40 hours per week to include mornings, afternoons and nights on a rota basis.

Morning Shift : Monday to Friday 6am-2.30pm

Afternoons : Monday to Thursday 2.20pm - 11pm, Thursday 12:30pm - 09:00pm, Friday

08:30am - 05:00pm

Nights : Sunday 09:30pm - 06:00am, Monday to Thursday 07:30pm - 04:00am

Day Shift : Monday - Friday 07:00am - 03:30pm

Weekends : Saturday 06:00am - 12:00pm

Salary :

  • Basic salary per annum - £28,000

  • Plus Shift Allowance - £3,750

  • Plus 50% Production Bonus (average 60p per hour) - £1,248

Total Potential Annual Salary - £32,998

  • Holiday: 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays

  • Pension: auto-enrolment at 4%, matched by the Company up to 5%.

  • Life cover at three times basic salary, whilst actively contributing to the pension scheme.

  • Westfield Medical Cover

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