Maintenance Technician (Electrical)

Posted on: 25/01/2019
Ref: VAC-17053
  • Salary: £29,998
  • Start Date: Immediate
  • Region: Scotland
  • Location: Edinburgh
    Blueprint Recruitment
  • Industry:
  • Discipline: Electrical Eng
  • Employment Type: Permanent
  • Duration: n/a


Job Description

Our Client is a leading global oilfield services company.
They provide manufacturing, services and repairs products for deep water production equipment and drilling services.
We have an immediate requirement for a suitably qualified & experienced Electrical Maintenance Technician for their state of the art facility near Bathgate.

The role
The main purpose of this role is the inspection, service and repair of all electrical equipment (including machine tools) within the facility, in a safe and competent manner and in compliance with all relevant standards and regulations.

Key Responsibilities
Service and repair of all electrical plant:
Repairs to machinery including: CNC machines, lathes, mills, borers, heat treatment equipment and any other mechanical, Hydraulic or pneumatic machine as required.
Establish, maintain and monitor a maintenance schedule (PPM).
Perform diagnostics using manufacturers’ publications, schematics, and software to troubleshoot and repair CNC machinery.
Undertake tasks in line with maintenance requisition request procedure.
Conduct preventative maintenance tasks where necessary.
Carry out reactive maintenance as required.
Advise line management of potential plant problems.
Prioritise workload to provide the most effective maintenance service as possible.

Fulfil responsibilities under the Company Health, Safety and Environmental Policy and ensure so far as is reasonably practicable, the health, safety and welfare of the team. In particular give full attention to:
Risk Assessments/COSHH Assessments and the control measures identified therein
Compliance with all HSE warning and information signs including lockout/tagout
Compliance with all Company assigned PPE requirements

IEE 17th Edition Regulations or equivalent.
Fully conversant with welding and heavy mechanical equipment.
Minimum Time Served with an ONC and preferably with an HNC in Electrical Engineering (equivalent of HNC 236 or 2360 parts 1&2)
Significant electrical maintenance experience gained within a manufacturing environment

This role is permanent, day shift only & with enhancements paid for all overtime.
28 days holiday, a competitive salary, annual bonus scheme, contributory pension scheme.
If you are interested in applying or would like further information then please send your CV in confidence to John Johnson,

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