Maintenance Electrician KIRT81498

Kirton, Newark
Competitive Salary
07 Jun 2019
05 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

We have an extensive network of 18 manufacturing facilities in the UK, employing approximately 1,900 people.

We are a leading manufacturer of a diverse and trusted range of concrete and clay building products used extensively within the construction sector, with instantly recognisable brands such as Thermalite blocks, London Brick, Ecostock, Cradley, Formpave and Jetfloor, Bison Precast.

Our product range comprises of clay bricks, Thermalite blocks, aggregate blocks, Red Bank chimney, roofing and flue systems, precast concrete and flooring products and Formpave permeable paving.

Forterra represents exactly what we do and have always done. Our purpose is to manufacture products that are the essential to the nation’s construction sector, helping our customers build with ease and confidence. Moreover, we continue to lead our industry in terms of standards and safety.

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our team in the position of Maintenance Electrician at Kirton.

The Role

To carry out all electrical maintenance and repairs according to the works requirements.

All tasks carried out as part of the daily job role must be done so in a safe manner, adhering to the Risk Assessment, Safe Systems of Work, as well as the Hanson Health and Safety Zero Harm policy.

  • Carry out repairs to production breakdowns in an efficient and safe manner.
  • Carry out shop work duties in an efficient and safe manner.
  • Report all defects to superiors.
  • Carry out all maintenance in an efficient and safe manner.
  • Ensure correct P.P.E. is worn at all times.
  • Ensure all risk assessment/ safe system of work/ permit to work are adhered to.
  • Report all health and safety concerns to management.

The Candidate

  • Educated to ONC level in an electrical discipline (as a minimum)
  • Proven experience of a similar role
  • Experience of fault finding on Siemens S7 or similar
  • Fault finding skills with motors, brake motors, inverters, contactors and relays
  • The ability to read and understand wiring diagrams

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.