Electrical Technician - Skelmersdale - £35,000

Electrical Technician - Skelmersdale - £35,000

Job Title: Electrical Technician - Skelmersdale - £35,000
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Salary: Up to £35152.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH14212_1565263236
Contact Name: Lauren White
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 08, 2019 12:20

Job Description

Job Title: Electrcial Technician

Location: Skelmersdale

Salary: £35,000


Our Client is one of the UK's leading provider of Environmental solutions, offering a full range of Waste and Energy Recovery services through a vast and growing network of Plants and Facilities across the country. As such they are looking for an Electrical Maintenance Technician to join one of their established plants in the West Lancashire area.

What you will be doing
As Electrical Technician, you will be responsible for:

  • Preventative maintenance (PPMs) and reactive maintenance
  • Electrical fault-finding & diagnostics
  • Maintenance on PLCs, motors, conveyors, etc.
  • Testing and inspection
  • Minimising downtime, ensuring plant runs at optimum performance
  • Troubleshooting
  • Working as part of a shift pattern
  • Other duties as required.

What you will need

To be considered for this position, you must have relevant Electrical qualifications (Time-served Apprenticeship, C&G, 17th Edition, etc.) with a NVQ Level 3 as a minimum. You should have experience working in a heavy process environment (ideally waste management, power generation, industrial plant etc.) and a working knowledge of maintenance practices including electrical fault-finding on PLCs. Those with an ex-forces background will also be considered.

What's in it for you

This is a excellent opportunity to join one of the UK's leading specialists in the Waste and Energy recovery sector. This is a days rota-based position with a 4 on 4 off including nights. For more information please contact Emily Ward on 02393910033 or email on

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