Contract Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
Job Type: Contract
Salary: £22 - £35 per hour
Contact: Alex Quegan
Call: Alex
Reference: BBBH5592_1649750155
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Electrical Maintenance Engineer - Contract

£27.00 (PAYE) £35.00 Umbrella Per Hour (Continental 2 Days/2 Nights)


gap technical are proud to be representing this Market Leading Manufacturing business in their search for a Electrical Maintenance Engineer to work at their facility near Blackburn.


  • To support the manufacturing process by responding effectively to equipment breakdowns, carrying out scheduled maintenance work and being proactive on the correction and modification of reoccurring machine processing faults.
  • To respond effectively to equipment breakdowns and ensure maximum focus is given to their nominated production area
  • To fault find in an effective and efficient manner whilst utilising the various machines historic / information documentation
  • To establish harmonious relations with the operational staff and to work flexibly with them
  • To train operational team members to perform minor maintenance tasks and to assist in major repairs
  • Ensuring that machinery is maintained, and repaired to a high standard.
  • Pro-active in the reduction of engineering downtime and continuous improvement of the process and the department.


  • The successful candidate will ideally of completed a Timeserved Electrical Engineering Apprenticeship
  • A background in Print/Packaging Manufacturing will be a distinct advantage however not a prerequisite.
  • You must be an excellent communicator and be able to plan and organise efficiently.
  • Cross skill training (Electrical to Mechanical Conversion)
  • 17th Edition Electrical Wiring Regulations (minimum).
  • Working knowledge of PLC's with certified training


Our client is offering a remuneration package of £27.00 PAYE / £35.00 Umbrella per hour


Please send your CV and call Alex at gap technical on 01925 406 525

If you have any questions or are interested in any other opportunities we may have, please do not hesitate to contact on 01925 406 525

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of gap technical who are operating as an employment agency.

gap technical are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job.

Closing Date:12/05/2022

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