Multi Skilled Shift Electrical Maintenance Technician


The Fens, Hartlepool (TS25), TS25 2BE

Full Time


Continental Shift Pattern (12hr shifts 2 days / 2 nights four off)

Job purpose: To maximise business profitability by working safely and flexibly on own and with others to maximise the safety and efficiency of the manufacturing plant.

Key responsibilities and accountabilities:

·Assist in training other team members or apprentices in multi-disciplined tasks

·To anticipate failures on plant machinery and make changes and suggestions to prevent reoccurrences in order to reduce down-time and lower maintenance costs

·Carry out repairs when required to ensure plant machinery is available for use as quickly as possible

·Carry out maintenance tasks to ensure plant machinery is running effectively and safely in order to reduce down-time and lower maintenance costs

·Carry out maintenance tasks working towards continuous improvement of plant efficiency

·Ensure that safe working practices are followed at all times in order to maintain continuous improvement of plant safety.

Key Contacts:

(i)Within the Company

All plant functions

(ii)Outside the Company



Regulatory authorities

Knowledge & Experience

·Relevant multi-skilled experience preferably in an electrical discipline

·Knowledge of automated production machinery including PLC, AC/DC drives and process controllers

·Ability to understand and apply new technology

·Required to maintain a working knowledge of current regulatory and statutory standards

·IT literate

·Previous Maintenance experience.

Personal attributes & competencies

·Committed to achieving identified objectives

·Forward thinking

·Team worker

·Good communication skills

*Previous experience of plastic extrusion would be advantageous*