Electrical maintenance engineer

Location West Yorkshire
Job Type Permanent
Salary £32000 - 33000 per year Pension + OT
Contact Andrew Bairstow
Call 07917 043 687
Reference AB3367

Job description

Electrically qualified Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer

£32,000-£33,000 + OT

Shifts: 6-2/2-10

Based in Wakefield, Castleford, Pontefract Area

Would you like to get into the food production sector? Then apply now

The Company:

ATA Recruitment are working with a large, well established Food manufacturing business who are looking for a new electrical maintenance engineer to join their team.

The company is well established and has a vast amount of machinery onsite. They are part of a larger group who has been investing heavily in new machinery.

Having already placed a number of candidates with this business last year ATA recruitment has been working closely with this growing food company and can see that these are really exciting times for them at the minute.

The Role:

  • As an electrical maintenance engineer, you will maintain all the production machinery on site to a high standard.
  • There will be both planned and reactive maintenance duties and you will be tasked with all kinds of electrical and mechanical breakdowns
  • This is a fast paced, fully automated site so you will be expected to work with, and fault find on PLC controlled equipment
  • The equipment you will work on day to day is varied and complex
  • Although the role is electrically biased there will be a lot of mechanical problems to look after so you should be multi-skilled

Required Experience:

  • Electrical Apprenticeship – with solid mechanical fault-finding experience
  • Factory maintenance experience
  • Flexible to work shifts


  • The successful electrical maintenance engineer can expect an excellent salary with opportunity to earn plenty of OT
  • This is a great route into the food manufacturing sector
  • No Night shifts
  • Training and development opportunities including internal and external training courses and qualifications

Interviews can be arranged immediately so apply by following the online instructions or send  a CV to Andrew.bairstow@ata-recruitment.co.uk

 ATA Recruitment specialises in Manufacturing, Infrastructure, Civil, Transportation and general Engineering recruitment on both a permanent and contract basis – for more opportunities like this one, visit our website.   

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