Electrical Maintenance Engineer

  • Location
    Witney, Oxfordshire
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  • Industry
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  • Category
    Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive - Electrical & Electronic Engineering

Hi, Adecco UK are recruiting for Electrical Maintenance Engineers to work for one of our prestigious clients based in Eynsham, Witney (OX29). This is initially a 12 month contract with the potential to be extended or potentially made permanent.

Title: Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Location: Eynsham, Witney (OX29)

Duration: 12 months (Potential to be extended)

Working Pattern: Rotating shift pattern including earlies (06:00 - 14:00), lates (14:00 - 22:30)

Maintenance Engineer

Overview of Duties:

  • Support the TPM, PPM & CBM program and respond to equipment faults.

  • Designing and implementing improvement projects.

  • Commission modifications and alterations to existing plant and equipment, to improve line efficiencies.

  • Develop procedures and methods for new installations.

  • Accountable for the installation of new parts ensuring equipment is working correctly.

  • Diagnosing and rectifying faults on PLCs, in depth troubleshooting on all machinery and equipment to identify root cause.

  • Training Apprentices and new recruits to the section.

  • Carrying out quality inspections on jobs.

  • Carry out rectification work on product (after completion of training).

  • Arranging specialist procurement of fixtures, fitting's, or components.

  • Controlling maintenance tools, stores, equipment, and costs.

  • Dealing with and responding to emergencies, unplanned problems, breakdowns & repairs.

  • Working within Health & Safety policies and procedures and making improvements.

  • Working with pneumatics & hydraulics.

  • Utilization of the appropriate tools required to complete each task such as a lathe, milling machine, welding plant, power tools & hand tools.

  • Use of CBM equipment (vibration, thermography, acoustic).

  • Maintain a CMMS.

  • Drafting of work instructions.

  • Fully customer focused.

  • Focus on continuous improvements.

  • Support contractors.


Experience/Qualifications required:

  • Electrically qualified to 18th Edition regulations.

  • Strong PLC knowledge, Beckhoff, NUM & Mitsubishi.

  • Strong experience of hydraulics and pneumatics.

  • Ideally apprentice or NVQ level 3 trained in either electrical or mechanical engineering.

  • Experience in mechanical drives and mechanical set up of complex drive systems.

  • Ability to interpret drawings, blue-prints, manuals, sketches, or verbal instructions

  • Computer literate.

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