Maintenance Electrician

Location Newry & Mourne, County Down
Job Type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Published 6 months ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Gillian Baxter
Job Ref GB/ME_1552467925

Job Description

The Client: Located in Newry, the company are one of the top veterinary pharmaceutical manufacturers, supplying countries globally.

The Role: Responsible for carrying out day to day electrical and mechanical maintenance within a manufacturing facility comprising of both preventive and reactive duties. Maintaining, troubleshooting and repairing industrial machinery forming part of the pharmaceutical manufacturing plant. The individual must also be willing to perform maintenance tasks for production output support as part of a team

Hours of work: Full-time


  • A minimum of 3 years+ relevant experience in a manufacturing environment;
  • Knowledge of control systems;
  • Strong technical skills;
  • Experience in carrying out fault finding, reactive maintenance works and installation works
  • Logical and well organised approach to problem solving;
  • Time served Electrical Maintenance Apprenticeship within manufacturing industry;

Desirable Criteria:

Due to the nature of the role preference will be given to applicants demonstrating the following desirable criteria:

  • Ability to troubleshoot controls and electrical systems with amp meters, voltmeters, tracers, and recording devices;
  • Sound, control systems awareness with cross functional mechanical experience;
  • Ability to deliver in a fast-paced environment, to operate under time pressure;
  • Ability to work as part of a team or unsupervised.
  • BTEC qualification in electrical engineering.
  • Atex qualified
  • Experience with Injet printers and high speed packaging lines
  • Experience using Computerised Maintenance Management System (CMMS)

In Return:

  • Attractive Salary
  • Free Life Assurance, Paid Holidays, On-site Parking, Pension Scheme, Canteen Facilities, Healthcare plan, Childcare Vouchers, Discounted Car Insurance, Perks Scheme
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