Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Location: Solihull, West Midlands
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £36000 - £37000 per annum
Contact: Charlotte Tyrer
Call: Charlotte
Reference: BBBH4663_1612285323
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Electrical Maintenance Engineer (Continental Days)



gap technical are proud to be representing this global manufacturing business in their search for a shift Electrical Maintenance Engineer to work at their facility based near Birmingham Airport.

Our Client is experiencing growth and as a result is expanding their maintenance team.

Performance Objectives

  • 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.

Person Specification

  • The successful candidate will ideally be electrical apprenticeship qualified or educated to HNC level or equivalent and will have worked within a Heavy Industrial or Chemical environment.
  • A background in Heavy Industrial / Chemical / Machining will be a distinct advantage however not a prerequisite.
  • You must be an excellent communicator and be able to plan and organise efficiently.
  • 17th Edition Electrical Wiring Regulations.
  • Working knowledge of PLC's (fault finding or part programming)
  • The role requires the successful candidate to work at Height/Confined spaces
  • Able to read electrical drawings


Please send your CV and call Charlotte 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 business.