Maintenance Electrician

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 6 days ago

Reference 1376955

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Maintenance Electrician based in Belfast

JOB TITLE: Maintenance Electrician

Hours – 39 per week & shifts as required

REPORTING TO: Electrical Engineering Supervisor

RESPONSIBLE FOR: There are no employees reporting to this role            


This role will impact the success of the company through the effective maintenance and repair of plant equipment to ensure the manufacture of animal feeds for our customers.


The role will ensure

  • Electrical / Electronic drawings and specifications are utilised to diagnose faults
  • Electrical faults are repaired on plant equipment
  • Maintenance and repair of material handling equipment, extruders, mixers, packers, weighers etc
  • Maintenance and repair of control centres, control panels and interfaces
  • Maintenance and repair of instrumentation required for the metering of products, liquids etc used in the production process
  • Maintenance and repair of electric motors and their start, speed control and soft start systems
  • Use of PLC’s to establish faults – replacement of PCB’s in logic controllers as required
  • Use of computing techniques and in-built maintenance programmes for fault diagnosis and calibration
  • Maintenance and repair of domestic (i.e. light, heat, power) elements within the mill and office accommodation
  • Weekly taking of readings for usage of electricity
  • Preventative maintenance is carried out in line with PM programme
  • Remedial work is carried out throughout the mill and offices – removal of redundant cables and equipment, modernisation of lighting etc.
  • Electrical cabinets are maintained in a clean and safe condition
  • Effective liaison with production on breakdown repair, maintenance and priority of breakdown
  • Effective liaison with Maintenance Fitters when determining the reasons for plant failure and establishing efficient methods of repair
  • Accurate completion of records / documentation as required
  • Adherence to all health, safety and environmental procedures 
  • All company policy is complied with and supported
  • Personal training and development needs are identified with supervisor
  • All relevant training is attended
  • Induction, company training and appraisal is supported as required
  • Any other duties are carried out as appropriate

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Closing Thursday 13th of December 2018