job / electrical maintenance engineer 5606

Electrical Maintenance Engineer - Fife

£DOE + Great Benefits - Engineering, FMCG & Manufacturing - Technical & Engineering
Ref: 5606 Date Posted: Monday 11 Oct 2021
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Our client is a leading manufacturer based in Kirkcaldy, who as a result of some strong trading over the pandemic need to appoint an ambitious Electrical Maintenance Engineer to their team. Working in a strong team, and reporting to the Engineering Manager, you will have a wide and varied role, but essentially you shall carry out planned maintenance, fault diagnostics, breakdown repairs, refurbishment, installation, improvements and modifications or upgrade to plant machines and services in order to minimize downtime and to maintain/improve all equipment.

Specifically you shall;

  • You will be expected to carry out all work to a high standard, ensuring compliance with HSE and BRC Hygiene standards.
  • You will consistently strive towards delivering departmental and company targets and objectives.
  • Ensuring all work is entered into the maintenance management system.
  • Work as part of a team along with operations to improve line performance in efficiency, quality and safety.
  • Undertake training and up-skilling programs as required in line with technology advances.
  • Participation in continuous improvement programs - 6s, Root cause, Lean. This is relevant to both shop floor and workshop environments.
  • Be willing to work overtime and other shift patterns as per business needs.

It is expected that you shall be a time served Electrical/Electronic crafts person, with strong experience within production/manufacturing, have a working knowledge of BRC standards. It goes without saying that you shall possess the ability to solve problems using a logical thought process and implement solutions to prevent re occurrence, but you must also be able to read and understand electrical drawings, and be able to prioritize tasks according the plant workload. On offer is the chance to work with a leading local employer, with a strong pay and rewards package, a subsidized on site canteen, shift allowances and genuine long term prospects.