This position is being advertised on behalf of Riverside Recruitment UK Ltd who operates as an employment business.
Our key client is growing and therefore looking to add to its excellent close knit team by adding a time served Electrician to work in a busy production site in Penrith.
Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the successful candidate will be part of a shift team dealing with machine breakdowns, repairs and maintenance. There will be involvement with projects, machine building and machine installation, and maintenance of the electrical aspect of site utilities, steam boiler, compressed air and extraction. This position is very maintenance biased and therefore you need to have knowledge/experience of PLC's and instrumentation.
The position requires someone with experience with lockout and isolation procedures, proficiency with Plc systems, pneumatic and hydraulic experience.
The hourly rate for this role is £13.69, plus shift allowance for working a 3 shift rota. Shift allowance is 8.5% for earlies, 15% backs and 25.5% for night shift.
The shifts are 6-2/2-10 (Monday-Friday) and Nights (Sunday-Thursday)
Responsibilities will include ensuring the plant runs efficiently without downtime to production, fault finding and diagnosis. Completion of job sheet and risk analysis forms.
This role is initially temporary but may lead to a permanent role.