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Electrical Maintenance Technician

Job purpose: To undertake any duties deemed necessary to assist the maintenance team across the site carrying out a wide range of duties including carrying out designated TPM tasks and assisting with breakdowns.

Principal Duties and Accountabilities:
Ensure safe working practices at all times
To perform TPM tasks in specific areas of plant and maintain stock levels as necessary
To assist in machinery breakdowns and continuous improvement projects.
To ensure specification and purchasing is timely and cost-effective by following the company procedures.
To ensure use and compliance with the company’s Maintenance management system
To ensure the workshop is in a clean organised condition at all times
Be part of the storage of spare parts improvement project.
To respond to emergencies and repairs as required
Apply the highest standards of health and safety during all tasks, as per company procedures
Be a proactive member of any continuous improvement initiatives
To adapt to any preventive or reactive maintenance procedural changes and keep all relevant maintenance data current
Work in line with the company’s Mission, Vision and Values
Any additional other duties as required

Scope of Job:
To perform all electrical maintenance duties at the Axion Polymers sites

Required qualifications/experience/competencies:
City and Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Maintenance or equivalent
Knowledge of S7 PLC Controllers
Knowledge of ABB Inverters
Knowledge of Profibus network systems and Scada
18th Edition Wiring Regulations
Ability to fault find complex systems
Ability to upgrade systems
Familiar with 110/240/415AC
Ability to find faults on emergency stop circuits
Knowledge of PATS testing and statutory regulations
Electrical Inspection and Testing Certificate desirable
Committed to Continuing Professional Development
Previous experience of working in a manufacturing environment
Well organised and works well under pressure
Excellent interpersonal skills
Ability to organise, plan and procure materials for medium sized repair or upgrade works.
Ability to work well as part of a team
Good attention to detail
Strong time management skills
Ability to read electrical drawings
Working knowledge of conveyors, bearings, gearboxes and motors desirable
Driving license essential

All successful applicants to this position will be required to undergo a Drug and Alcohol test, in line with Axion’s Drug and Alcohol Policy.

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