Electrical Maintenance Engineer

  • Permanent
  • Normanton, West Yorkshire
  • Posted: 17th November 2020
  • Salary: Up to £37400.00 per annum
  • Duration:
  • Reference: BBBH6854
  • Industry:
  • Location: Normanton, West Yorkshire
  • Start Date:
  • Skills:

Role: Electrical Maintenance Engineer – Food Industry

Location: Wakefield

Salary: £37,000 per annum – Fantastic Benefits Package

Shift: 4 on 2 off (06:00am – 15:00pm) and (15:00pm – 23:00hrs)

New IN TODAY!! we are recruiting for an Electrical Biased Maintenance Engineer for a Food Client of ours in Wakefield. Due to expansion within the business and further business wins they are looking to add additional expertise to their Engineering team NOW!

This offers the opportunity for individuals seeking to work at a state-of-the-art facility within a business that has great expansion plans and further progression throughout the next 3 years. You will join an established yet proactive engineering team and be able to work on new equipment and existing equipment focussing on Continuous Improvement


  • Have a proven track record in an Engineering and fault-finding role gained from within a Food Manufacturing or FMCG Industry.
  • Qualified to NVQ level 3 (or equivalent, ONC mechanical/electrical Engineering, BTEC level 3 in Electrical/Electronic Engineering)
  • Planned and Reactive Maintenance within Food or FMCG Environment
  • Ability to read and interpret Engineering Drawings/Schematics
  • Excellent attitude and passion towards their work and be willing to undertake further training.
  • Be involved in both electrical and mechanical reactive and pro-active maintenance.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently

Main aspects of the role:

  • Carrying out planned and reactive maintenance on equipment and machinery to ensure limited downtime.
  • Troubleshooting electrical, pneumatic and mechanical faults – with various machinery including but not limited to production and packaging.
  • Work collaboratively within the Engineering team
  • Investigate means of improving plant productivity
  • Continuous improvement projects
  • Action any necessary repairs and ensure all measures taken are recorded so recurrent faults can be recognised.

In return the client can offer excellent opportunities to grow within the business, obtain further training & development, within a business that is investing heavily within the next 3 years.

To apply for this position please click ‘apply now’ for immediate consideration or contact Dominic Trowman on 01484 645 269



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