Craft Technician Electrician

  • Job Reference: NWGIL598661
  • Date Posted: 28 April 2021
  • Location: Hexham
  • Salary: On Application

Job Description

About the role

We are looking to recruit an experienced industrial Electrical Technician to work in the Northumberland Hexham maintenance team. Reporting to a team manager you will be required to successfully carry out planned maintenance and repair of electrical equipment to a high standard on NWL sites.

You will be responsible for liaising with asset owners to efficiently deliver maintenance routines on NWL operational sites while safeguarding the site process.

You will be able to read and fault find from schematic diagrams, identify, source and replace faulty components. You will understand single phase and 3 phase a.c. systems, PLC’s, level control, variable speed drives , motor starting methods including DOL & Star Delta, as well as a willingness to multi-skill.

The role requires that you work on an out of hour’s standby rota.

Please note this role is not suitable for electricians from a domestic installation background.

About you

The successful candidate will have be a time served maintenance electrician educated to at least ONC/NVQ level 3 or equivalent.

You will have practical approach alongside an interest in investigating problems and implementing solutions. You will have a strong commitment to Health and Safety, be prepared to work in a physically demanding environment as well as being a strong team player.

In addition you will be able to communicate effectively, both in writing and verbally.

You will require a full driving licence for this role.