Electrical Technician

Recycling and Resource
Up to £45700.00 per annum + bonus scheme
09-06-2022 11:18 AM

Electrical Technician
Competitive salary of up to £45,700 + Bonus

We are looking for experienced Electrical Technicians to join one of the larges port logistics companies in the UK. The role of the electrical technician will be to perform both reactive and preventative maintenance on all heavy plant and mobile equipment at a busy deep seaport.

Please note that this is a shift-based role including days and nights. Please only apply if suitable.

Roles & Responsibilities
As the Electrical Technician, you will be responsible for:

  • Carry out both reactive and preventative maintenance on all static and mobile plant equipment in order to reduce downtime.
  • Trouble shooting and fault finding on electrical and control circuits.
  • Overseeing and coordinate any contractors on site during commissioning and delivery of equipment.
  • Always adhere to the company's safe industry practices.
  • Work closely with store and asset managers to maintain stock levels.
  • Provide assistance in improving and updating method statements and risk assessments on site.

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

  • Minimum of a NVQ Level 3 or higher in Electrical maintenance
  • Full UK driving Licence
  • Previous experience working in heavy industrial sites i.e., Docks, Ports, Harbours, WAFS
  • Experience programming with PLC's would be beneficial
  • Excellent fault finding and troubleshooting experience motors, inverters & frequency controllers.
  • Previous experience maintaining mobile equipment i.e., cranes, forklifts,

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

  • Excellent salary of up to £45,700
  • Generous annual bonus
  • On site gym and facilities
  • Development opportunities
  • 22 Days holiday + Bank Holidays

How to Apply
If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to mbalmer@astutetechnical.co.uk or ring 07441391332 and ask to speak to Megan who can tell you more.

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!