Reliability Technician - Electrical and Instrumentation

Reliability Technician - Electrical and Instrumentation

Job Title: Reliability Technician - Electrical and Instrumentation
Contract Type: Immediate Start Graduate Role
Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH3272_1616147473
Contact Name: Mark Newland
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Job Published: March 19, 2021 09:51

Job Description

Reliability Technician - Electrical and Instrumentation

Job Location: Birmingham
Job Salary: Highly competitive
Job Details / Benefits: Full time, permanent, 25 days holiday, training, company pension, progression opportunities and a supportive and welcoming working environment
Job Keywords: Technician Jobs / Electrical Jobs / Engineering Jobs / Electrical Engineering Jobs / Reliability Jobs / Reliability Technician Jobs

We are currently working with a leading supplier of packaging solutions in Birmingham, who are looking for an experienced Reliability Technician in the reliability area of the Engineering department.
The company are world renowned and offer a great benefits package, along with a supportive working environment with opportunities for progression and personal growth.
This role will concentrate on reliability and preventative maintenance, so they are looking for someone from an electrical engineering background with similar experience in industry.

Job Duties:
This role will see the hired candidate responsible for carrying out all preventative maintenance and reliability activities on various machinery and equipment and areas. Response to breakdowns that have an immediate effect on the plant safety will also be a focus, working towards a quick resolution. The candidate will be required to support, analyse and review regular preventative maintenance routines and tasks.

  • Logging equipment defects and reporting abnormalities
  • Using site process computer systems and SAP to evaluate plant performance
  • Identifying areas for plant improvement
  • Undertaking thermal imaging of mechanical and electrical systems
  • Coordinate greasing requirements for all electric motors
  • Supervise and coordinate activities of electrical and instrumentation contractors on shutdowns
  • Provide on call assistance on a rota basis

Job Requirements:

  • A technical degree in Electrical Engineering or similar
  • Experience in a Technical Engineering related role (process driven environment is desirable)
  • Computer and systems literate
  • Exceptional attention to detail, ability to organise workloads and problem solve
  • A willingness to be trained and learn