Electrical Craft Technician

Location UK / Northern Ireland

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 3 days ago

Reference 1388332

 Job Description

The Craft Technician is responsible for the operation and maintenance of all equipment and the quality of goods leaving the area


Diageo is the world’s leading premium drinks company, a business built on the principles and foundations laid by the giants of our industry. 
Our purpose, celebrating life, every day, everywhere means that our brands are part of celebrations big and small. We believe that living our purpose in full is to make the most of life – to be the best you can be at work, at home, with friends, in the community, and for the community. 
Our Ambition is to create the best performing, most trusted and respected consumer Products Company in the world.  To achieve these, we need the world’s very best Electrical Craft Technicians.
A diverse workforce is essential to our success as a multi-national, multi-cultural business. Our aim is to foster a culture that provides opportunities for all, through the variety of different personalities, experiences and perspectives, creating a stimulating and rewarding working environment. By creating a truly inclusive workplace that recognises difference and diversity of thought, feelings and actions, we can allow our people to unleash the power of being themselves, always, to enable them to Celebrate Life, Every Day, Everywhere 
The Craft Technician is responsible for the operation and maintenance of all equipment and the quality of goods leaving the area. Working to Management standards e.g. Health and Safety, C&E, Statutory regulations you will carry out a wide range of electrical tasks including fault-finding and problem solving, responding promptly and appropriately to plant emergency and breakdown situations as well as routine maintenance tasks/repairs.
Flexibility is key to success in our business and many of our staff work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time, compressed hours, flexible location. Please talk to us about what flexibility means to you and don’t let anything stop you from applying.

You will be required to increase line efficiency by minimising unplanned line stoppages and aim to maximise the effectiveness of planned maintenance activities. You will ensure the highest standard of health and safety, hygiene and quality of goods regulations are met. On top of this, you will be looking at the future for the site and contribute to continuous improvement activities, so we remain the market leader.
You will have many stakeholders to manage who will all be working with yourself towards the achievements of the sites KPIs through production and quality focused operation and maintenance of the site equipment.
In order to be successful for this role, you must have the following…
• Candidates must have a recognised Electrical apprenticeship.
• At least 3 years post apprenticeship experience in industrial maintenance activities, ideally within an FMCG environment.
• Numerate and literate with a minimum grade C GCSE or equivalent in English and Maths, you will have PC skills including Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook. Previous experience in the use and application of Computer Maintenance Management Software would be advantageous.
If you are interested in applying for this position please go to www.diageo-careers.com and complete an online application form.  Please note that this is the only form of application we accept. 
The role will be specifically located under the Northern Ireland Openings section. 
Diageo are an Equal Opportunities Employer