Senior Engineer - Electrical

Senior Engineer - Electrical

Job Title: Senior Engineer - Electrical
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Company Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 10415KY_1493971114
Contact Name: Kyle Shinn
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 05, 2017 08:58

Job Description

Senior Engineer - Electrical
Up to £35k DoE + benefits
Permanent, full time

Our client, a fast-paced manufacturing company based in the Leicester area, are currently recruiting for a Senior Engineer / Lead Maintenance Engineer / Senior Maintenance Technician / Electrical Engineer to join their team. You will be working on a day shift and tasked with carrying out electrical and mechanical maintenance on site, as well as training and mentoring apprentices.

As a Senior Maintenance Engineer, you will be responsible for carrying out the planned maintenance and reactive breakdown repair on both electrical and mechanical equipment and systems on site. This will include working on manufacturing machines, conveyor systems, motors, gearboxes, pneumatics, inverter drives and PLC control systems. You will also be tasked with mentoring and training apprentices, ensuring health & safety, conducting root cause analysis for breakdowns, along with managing budgets.

In order to be considered for this position, you will need to hold a relevant electrical engineering qualified (such as HNC / HND / apprenticeship / City & Guilds etc.) as well as experience working in a similar senior maintenance role. A background within fast-paced manufacturing and production environments is also ideal, such as previous experience in the food or FMCG sectors.

They're offering a competitive of up to £35,000 depending on experience, plus company benefits. You will be working on a day shift pattern Monday to Friday.

If you would like to be consider for this Senior Engineer position, then please send a copy of your up to date CV to or call Kyle Shinn on 02392 288 284 for more information.

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.