Electrical Technician

Recycling and Resource
£35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Company Benefits
10-01-2022 03:19 PM

Electrical Technician
Waste Management
North London
Up To £37,000

Our client a leading nationwide integrated waste management business providing collection, treatment, recycling and technologically driven energy generation services is looking for an Electrical Technician to join one of its key venues in North London.

Roles & Responsibilities...
As an Electrical Technician you will be responsible for:

  • Planning and carrying out maintenance and repair of plant and ancillary equipment, as directed by the Maintenance Supervisor.
  • Providing a safe and efficient service ensuring that Health & Safety is at the forefront of working practice and that all organisational procedures and safe systems of work are always adhered to.
  • Working with the maintenance team to ensure the completion of reactive and planned maintenance plus plant modifications to improve the efficiency and reliability of the plant.
  • Raise work orders for correct works, and ensure all work carried out of shift have work orders and signed off correctly.
  • Working closely with Site Production Supervisors, ensuring material quality/products are maintained to a high standard
  • Undertaking fault finding, diagnostics and corrections
  • Ensuring that process plant and equipment operates effectively and efficiently during the shift period.
  • Develop and implement a programme of planned preventative maintenance and inspection to minimise downtime, provide records of recurrent faulting and develop engineered solutions to these issues.

Skills & Qualifications...
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Level 3 NVQ/HNC/HND in Electrical Engineering or similar
  • 18th Edition ideally
  • You will have familiarity of working with pump operations, PLC's, conveyors and hydraulic systems.
  • Maintenance experience from within a relevant industry (power generation, energy from waste, waste management, heavy process) is a must.

Salary & Package...
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Up to £37,000 Salary
  • Company Benefits
  • Overtime
  • Ongoing training and progression opportunities

This role will be 4 on 4 off between Monday and Friday (12 hour shifts). Please only apply if this is suitable.

To Apply..
For a confidential discussion and further details please forward your CV to Sam McSheaffrey at smcsheaffrey@astutetechnical.co.uk or call 02392288217.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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A friendly environment that takes work seriously. Everyone at Astute seems to very much enjoy being here and that reflects on the atmosphere in such a positive way. No one ever seems to have an issue with lending a helping hand when it is needed. The way that the staff on the floor are very focused and hardworking spurs you on to be the same. The saying "Work hard, play hard" could not apply more to the lovely bunch I have the pleasure of working with. I really feel as though I have fitted in well at Astute.

I have received nothing but the heartiest welcome into the Business. Not your normal recruitment agency. Firstly, you receive thorough training. Instantly you get the welcoming atmosphere and there is great team morale. Management listens, Colleagues listen and my opinion and any offering I contribute, I feel is valued and taken seriously. I really enjoy the level of support I receive as a newbie to both Recruitment and the world of Technical and I genuinely feel valued. I would highly recommend and already have to many of my contacts!