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        Electrical Maintenance Engineer

        Manufacturing & Engineering £39019 - £45001 Leeds Permanent / Full Time

        Electrical maintenance Engineer
         
        Our client a family run firm with a strong history currently has a number of vacancies for Electrical Maintenance Engineers.  This is due to growth and the continued success of the business.  They are a market leader and award winning firm.
         
        Role objective:
         
        To ensure the safe and efficient operation of all electrical assets across all sites and carry out any electrical work as required.
         
        Key Skills:
         
        Servo Motor Expertise
           – Maintain and troubleshoot servo motor systems, including tuning and programming.
           – Replace or repair servo motor components to ensure precise motion control.
         3-Phase AC/DC Motors:
           – Maintain, repair, and troubleshoot 3-phase AC and DC motors and associated control systems.
           – Perform motor installations and ensure proper wiring and connections.
         .Encoders and Feedback Systems:
           – Work with encoders and feedback systems to ensure accurate position and speed control.
           – Troubleshoot and replace encoders when necessary.
         Panel Building and Wiring:
           – Assemble and wire electrical panels, following wiring diagrams and schematics.
           – Ensure panels meet safety and code requirements.
        Maintenance and Repair:
           – Conduct preventive and corrective maintenance on electrical and automation equipment to ensure reliability and minimize downtime.
           – Replace faulty components, sensors, and wiring as necessary.
           – Calibrate instrumentation and sensors to maintain accuracy.
         Documentation:
           – Maintain detailed records of maintenance activities, troubleshooting procedures, and modifications made to PLC/HMI systems.
           – Create and update electrical schematics, diagrams, and panel layouts.
         Collaboration:
           – Collaborate with engineering and production teams to implement process improvements and automation enhancements.
           – Provide technical support and guidance to other technicians and operators.
        Safety and Compliance:
           – Adhere to safety protocols and standards, ensuring a safe working environment.
           – Stay current with industry regulations and compliance requirements.
        PLC/HMI Troubleshooting:
          – Analyze and diagnose electrical and automation system issues using Siemens and Allen Bradley PLCs and HMIs.  Perform root cause analysis to identify and resolve faults efficiently.
         
        Main Duties

        • Ensure the safe and efficient operation of all machinery across all sites.
        • Carry out planned and reactive maintenance as required
        • Assist colleagues in their duties when necessary
        • Servicing and repair of production machinery

         
        5 day shifts rotating weekly, AM 0600 to 1400Monday to Thursday and 0600 to 1300 Friday and PM 1400 to 22.00 Monday to Thursday and 1300 to 2000 Friday
         
        Benefits

        • Salary Circa £39018 – £450001 Plus shift allowance DOE
        • 32 days pro rata (8 days bank holiday) 
        • Pension scheme 
        • Free parking
        • Employee discount
        • Additional Events Benefits
          • death in service benefit; (after successful completion of 12 months service)
          • cycle to work scheme (after successful completion of 12 months’ service);
          • training and development opportunities;
          • optical care vouchers;
          • one wellbeing day per year (after successful completion of probationary period);
          • One additional day’s holiday (or pro-rata,if you work part time) following the completion of 5 years’ service;
          • Option to purchase additional days holiday entitlement (which is in addition to your holiday entitlement).
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