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Electrical Technician

Burnley, Lancashire, England

£30k per year + Benefits


Electrical Techinician

Salary: Circa £30,000

Location: Burnley


To carry out a range of installation and maintenance work in line with relevant IEE and British standards, to an agreed work schedule.

Main duties and responsibilities

  • Electrical fault finding, testing and rectification as part of both planned and reactive maintenance.

  • Working to and understanding electrical drawings i.e. installation, circuit diagrams and line schematics.

  • To assemble, install, test and maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus and fixtures.

  • To install and maintain three phase and single phase control gear for motors, pumps, fans and continuous production plant equipment.

  • Complete all necessary documentation required to maintain stock levels and engineering work records.

  • To inspect electrical systems, equipment and components to identify hazards, defects and the need for adjustment or repair and to ensure compliance with codes of practice.

  • To diagnose malfunctioning systems, apparatus and components using test equipment and hand tools to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem.

  • Compliance with company Health & Safety procedures and instructions.

  • Project work.

  • Other duties as directed by your line manager.

Knowledge, skills and qualifications

  • Working knowledge and understanding of all relevant British Standards.

  • Self-motivated but able to work as part of a team.

  • Effective communicator.

  • Practical experience of faultfinding, maintaining and improving the performance of equipment in an industrial environment.

  • Experience of AC and DC drives and PLC control preferred

  • Qualified to at least City and Guilds level or equivalent.

  • Ideally qualified toBTEC,NCor HNC level or equivalent (or willing to study towards).

  • Ideally hold 18 th Edition Certification.

Posted 18 days ago

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