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Electrical Maintenance Engineer (Training on PLCs)

Electrical Maintenance Engineer (Training on PLCs)
£40,000 – £42,000 + Overtime (OTE 56k) + 3 Shift + Company Benefits
Wakefield, West Yorkshire

Are you an Electrical Maintenance Engineer from a manufacturing background looking to join an industry leading manufacturer, with tailored training on PLCs, with a wide variety of work, and the chance to greatly increase your earnings through optional overtime?

On offer is the opportunity to work for a world leader in the automotive industry, always striving to empower and develop their employees, within a 3 shift based role.

In this role you will be given thorough hands-on training before working in pairs to maintain, install and commission a range of over 700 machines, most of which are bespoke. Due to this, no two days will be the same in this challenging yet rewarding role, and your skills will be developed through continuous training, including PLCs.

The company are a global leader in their field with a turnover of £1 billion worldwide. They are leading the way within a niche and profitable sector, producing parts and components for a number of major manufacturers. With continued growth they are now looking to expand again with this vacancy being the first step in that expansion.

This role would suit an Electrical Maintenance Engineer from a manufacturing background, looking to join an expanding and highly profitable company that will value you and provide hands on training on PLCs.

The Role:

  • Reactive & Preventative maintenance on a variety of machines
  • Working on motors, gearboxes, sensors, hydraulics, PLCs
  • Undergo training on PLCs
  • Rotating 3 shift pattern, 6am – 2pm, 2pm – 10pm, and 10pm – 6am
  • Overtime paid at 1.3x on Saturdays, 2x on Sundays

The Person:

  • Electrical Maintenance Engineer
  • Manufacturing background

Reference: BBBH6927

Keywords: Engineer, Engineering, Maintenance, FMCG, PLC, Pneumatics, Training, Manufacturing, Mechanical, Electrical, Automotive, Leeds, Sheffield, Castleford, Doncaster, Wakefield, Normanton, Pontefract

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