Electrician - 4 on 4 off Days

29 May 2021
24 Jun 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Working as a key member of the maintenance team, the post holder will support the continued production of their allocated shift by performing reactive maintenance duties with the ability to have good fault-finding methodology. Performing set maintenance tasks in line with Planned Maintenance schedules. Participate in new machine and plant installation. Have a Team Work Ethic and show flexibility when your presence is needed to support.

Working to current safe working procedures and work instructions.

Ensuring compliance in all areas to meet customer quality standards, whilst promoting a safe working environment.

Package DescriptionElectrician 4 on 4 off - 42 hours per week (paid an average 42 hours per week due to the shift pattern)

Monday to Sunday 06:00-18:30pm Days only.

GBP15ph + shift allowance 8.14% per week

What you will be doing:
To take responsibility for their own and others safety through safe working practices
Perform a range of electrical activities 3 phase knowledge and methodical fault-finding abilities to support continuous production performance.
Perform a range of electrical activities such as electrical installations, repairs and renovations, covering pumps, motors, electrical circuitry and instrumentation inclusive of PLC knowledge.
Responsibility for wiring of high value equipment.
Work to scheduled planned maintenance tasks and ensure they are completed on time.
To participate positively in continuous improvement initiatives
Maintain good standards of housekeeping and plant hygiene
Authorised to stop plant or machinery in circumstances where safety of personnel or contractors is at risk or the damage to plant is a possibility.
To buddy new employees to share knowledge of the job and plant
Keep Maintenance/performance records
Maintain excellent timekeeping and attendance About you:
Previous experience of factory work or physically demanding environments with electrical qualifications relevant to the machinery and plant at EMR Oldbury.
Previous experience of working on heavy machinery and plant involving 3 phase and PLC knowledge.
Able to read instruction manuals and circuitry diagrams including PLC's and interpret to correct issues and faults.
Electrically competent and time served.
Experience of having actively participated in team briefings or involvement in continuous improvement and new plant installations.

Who we are?European Metal Recycling is a global leader in sustainable materials with physical operations in the UK, USA, Germany and the Netherlands. Our core business is the recycling of metal and plastics from a range of public, commercial and industrial waste streams. Our recycling activities generate around 10 million tonnes of sustainable materials every year, saving over 10 million tonnes.

Our mission is to have great people serving our customers with dependable recycling solutions. EMR is still privately owned, with family values at its core. It's a place where we care about our people, our customers, our workplace and our communities. We offer diverse and exciting career opportunities where individuals can make a difference and are recognised and rewarded for their hard work.

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EMR Group and its subsidiaries are committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce. We pride ourselves on being an equal opportunities employer, and value applications from all backgrounds, cultures and ability