Maintenance Electrician - Renewable Energy

Renewable Energy
£35000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, holiday pay
02-08-2022 01:57 PM

Maintenance Electrician - Renewable Energy


£35,000 to £38,000 depending on experience + benefits

4 on 4 off shift pattern


Astute are working with one of the market leaders in Food waste recycling through the Anaerobic Digestion process. We are looking for an experienced Maintenance Electrician, ideally located in or around the Widnes area, to support with the electrical maintenance of all processes and equipment within the plant.

Roles & Responsibilities

Reporting directly to the Engineering Supervisor, as a Maintenance Electrician, you will be responsible for:

  • Day to day Maintenance of all plant and machinery
  • Electrical installation and upgrade work around the plant
  • PPM and reactive maintenance
  • Adhere to all Health and Safety Regulations
  • Other duties as required

Skills & Qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Recognised electrician apprenticeship or equivalent qualification
  • Extensive electrical experience working in a continuous process environment
  • Familiarity with general factory maintenance practices
  • Prior experience in electrical and mechanical breakdowns
  • Experience installing and working with circuits boards, lighting and electrical wiring
  • Be able to work to and meet deadlines
  • Previous experience working within anaerobic digestion or biomass is an advantage

Salary & Package

What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Competitive salary of up to £38,000 depending on experience
  • Holiday pay and pension
  • Healthcare

How to Apply
If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 07441390252 and ask to speak to Aaron Rayner 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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