Electrical Maintenance Technician

Job Title: Electrical Maintenance Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary: Up to £35788.00 per annum
REF: BBBH14305_1569569998
Contact Name: Ellie Guest
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Job Published: September 27, 2019

Job Description

Position: Electrical Maintenance Technician
Location: Sheffield
Salary: £35,788

Our client is one of the UK's leading waste management, recycling and renewable energy companies and are looking for an Electrical Maintenance Technician to join their expanding team in Sheffield.

Role Responsibilities:
As an Electrical Maintenance Technician your responsibilities will include but not be limited too;

  • Ensuring all plant and equipment is improved and maintained to its maximum performance
  • Undertaking both planned and reactive maintenance to a high standard and in a cost-effective manner
  • Maintaining and updating all CMM systems
  • Completing risk assessments and ensuring safe practices
  • Providing reports and updates regarding compliance
  • Diagnosing and correcting electrical faults and systems
  • Minimising downtime

Skills & Requirements
To be considered for this position you will need to have a recognised Level 3 NVQ/HNC/HND in Electrical Engineering or similar. You will have experience of working with low levels of supervision in a high-pressure production environment. Maintenance experience from within industries such as power generation, waste management, heavy process or industrial will be seen as beneficial.
Experience with PLCs, control systems, inverter drives, root cause analysis, hydraulics and pneumatics, plant and process environments are required.

Salary & Benefits
On offer for this role is the following:

  • Competitive Salary and Benefits

Shift pattern: 4 on 4 off - Days

If you are interested in this position or would like an informal chat to learn more, please call Ellie on 02393 910 473 or email an up to date CV to

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. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.