Shift Electrician

Shift Electrician

Job Title: Shift Electrician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Essex, England
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH13095_1551260960
Contact Name: Chris Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 27, 2019 09:49

Job Description


Variable Shift Electrician - Essex


Astute Technical Recruitment is recruiting for a Shift Electrician based in Essex to work for our client, a leading industrial manufacturer with sites across the UK.

Seeking an Electrically skilled and qualified Electrician you will work within an accomplished team to perform a range of corrective and preventative electrical tasks to machinery found in an industrial environment.

In return you will be rewarded with an attractive salary, a challenging and fulfilling role and the opportunity to work within a fantastic team.

Role Responsibilities

  • Preventative and reactive maintenance to electrical machinery and distribution circuits.
  • Fault finding on PLC and SCADA control systems.
  • Installation and remedial works.
  • Reading wiring diagrams and P&ID's.
  • Act at all times in a compliant fashion in line with Health & Safety demands on site.
  • Work a shift pattern composed of earlies, lates, days and nights.

Applicant Profile

  • Electrically qualified trained Engineer with HNC/HND and or 17th/18th Edition wiring regs.
  • Based in East London or Essex or willing to commute from Kent over to Essex.
  • Skilled in carrying out electrical duties in industrial settings.
  • Comfortable working as a Maintenance Engineer carrying out corrective and reactive PPMs.
  • Skillsets gained in power generation as an example CCGT, renewable energy, oil & gas will also be suitable due to machinery type and similarity of controls systems.

To apply for this role please send your CV to Chris Smith at or call 02393 910 038 for more information.

Astute Technical is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.