Multi-Skilled Engineer (Electrically Biased)

Location : Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, England
Job Ref : MM587
Consultant : Maggie Martin
Sector : Engineering, Manufacturing
Salary : £27k - 32k per year + Benefits


MM587 – Multi-Skilled Electrical Engineer
Location – Huddersfield
Salary – £27,000.00 – £32,000.00 DOE


First Military Recruitment is working in partnership with our client to recruit a Multi-Skilled Electrical Engineer to join their small team in Huddersfield. The Company are global experts in upgrading concrete floor flatness in VNA / narrow aisle warehouses and distribution centres. 

The Role

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a skilled team in working on a wide range of specialist construction equipment, designed, built and maintained in house. The right candidate will be dealing with a variety of electrical and mechanical breakdowns and repairs with this equipment. In an effort to eliminate repetitive faults, the company invests time in developing it’s equipment and therefore the position will involve the successful candidate voicing ideas for design changes and development. On occasions, the right candidate will attend sites to perform fault diagnosis and repair. The locations of these sites can range throughout the UK and Overseas.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Carry out PPM on a range of equipment
  • Carrying out both Electrical and Mechanical fault finding and repairs
  • Working as part of a small team involved in the design change ideas

Essential Skills and experience in any of the following:

  • Relevant electrical qualification and/or suitable experience
  • Ability to perform electrical modifications and upgrades to existing equipment
  • Sound knowledge of motors and control systems
  • Understand and work from electrical circuit diagrams and drawings
  • Able to diagnose and fault find
  • Knowledge of electrical standards and best practice
  • Able to use Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook)
  • Any experience in the following areas would be an advantage:
  • Mechanical fitting skills
  • Worked with 12- & 24-volt systems (automotive systems)
  • Pat Testing
  • Identifying and introducing new technology, including liaising with equipment suppliers and creating specifications and acceptances
  • Knowledge of CAN bus based systems
  • Able to use any electrical computer packages

In return our client offers

  • Salary of £27000 – £32000 DOE
  • 40 hour working week Monday to Friday
  • 23 Days holidays plus 8 Bank Holidays
  • Pension 3% employer contribution, 4% employee topped up to 5% with the Government relief. After that the company contribution increases to 4% then 7.5% after 5 years

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