Maintenance Electrical Engineer

Exeter, Devon
£25,000 - £30,000 depending on experience
06 Feb 2017
20 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Wheatons Exeter Ltd has a long history dating back to 1780 and specialises in the manufacture of books and catalogues. The site has a variety of machinery of which is maintained by both on site electrical engineering and outside specialist contractors where required. Our focus is very much of a strategically Planned Preventative Maintenance program rather than being of the reactive nature, although when required, reactive skills and having the ability to problem solve are paramount.

The Position

Applications are invited for a Shift Maintenance Electrical engineer at our Exeter site. This is a full time permanent position working a 2 shift system on a 37.5 hr week. You will be expected to cover shifts for holidays, sickness and work overtime as and when required.

As Maintenance Electrical engineer your duties and responsibilities will vary but will include:

- Day to day maintenance of all plant and machinery
- Routine maintenance programs
- Installation of electrical equipment as part of any capital investment programs

The Person

- You must have served a recognised Electrical Apprenticeship
- Have extensive Electrical experience working in a continuous process environment
- Have proven experience with fault finding 
- Be familiar with general factory maintenance practices
- Be conversant with basic PLC logic and inverter drives
- You must be able to work using your own initiative
- Be able to work on your own or as part of a team
- Be able to communicate well at all levels
- You must be a motivated individual

Please forward you’re CV with covering letter by no later than 20/2/17 to:-

Neil Whittaker - Operations Director - (

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