Job Title: Electrical Technician
Salary: £30,000 + Benefits
Days 40hrs p/week
We're looking for an Industrial Electrical Technician to support the Engineering maintenance team at our clients site in Shapfell Cumbria, to achieve plant operational targets, product quality, customer service and health and safety objectives.
You will be part of a multi-disciplined team, ensuring the most effective engineering service is provided to our manufacturing customers.
Using your skills to achieve business objectives, you will react to engineering, quality and safety issues as they arise and utilise your knowledge, experience and skill to initiate corrective actions.
The role will involve the reporting and recording of maintenance and repair details for all work activities, using the appropriate maintenance management & IT systems.
What we need to know about you
To be considered for this position, you must be qualified at a minimum NVQ Level 3, or equivalent in a relevant electrical trade or have served a recognised apprenticeship*.
Preferably with an Industrial background qualified with 18th edition IEE qualifications, and to BTEC ONC / HNC level or equivalent, you will need to demonstrate a sound electrical background and proven track record.
The successful candidate will operate as part of a small team and should be fully conversant with current health and safety regulations.
Ideally, you will have experience of electrical maintenance and fault finding within a commercial or heavy engineering/industrial environment, essential to the role is the ability to adapt to new equipment. You must be flexible, have a desire to learn and develop.
*certification evidence will be required of all relevant qualifications.
What can we offer?
Our client offers their employees significant benefits packages. For this role, you will benefit from:
* A market competitive salary
* Quarterly Bonus Scheme - subject to business performance
* One of the UK's leading defined contribution pension schemes (10% employer contribution / 6% employee contribution)
* Annual Pay Review
* Employee discount scheme for companies including Vodafone, Nissan, Jaguar Land Rover and also various local services
You may be also interested to know that we have an extensive list of lifestyle benefits including, free onsite parking at all of our sites, an employee assistance programme as well as discounts with local and national retailers and services.
Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.