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Industrial Maintenance Engineer

REF No.: MEB/2019

Location: Grants Electrical Services, Ballymena

Closing Date: 04/02/2019

Positions Available: 2


As an Industrial Maintenance Engineer, you will carry out the following on industrial installations: basic commissioning/technical commissioning, fault finding and diagnostics, and electrical and mechanical routine maintenance. You will have the ability to read schematics and cable schedules, and to design and make modifications to basic control systems with an understanding of the appropriate Regulations and Standards to which GES Group work.

Your role will include organising jobs (and other Engineers/Apprentices assigned to the job) to ensure work is completed on-time, in budget, and to a suitable standard, while complying with all site rules and attending Site Inductions, when necessary.

You will communicate effectively with customers, suppliers, and colleagues; including providing good levels of customer service and promoting the company by distributing promotional materials.

This role is permanent full time (38 hours p/w) with potential for overtime.

29 days holiday per year, inclusive of 8 statutory holidays.

Click to download a detailed Job Description and Application Form, or if you would like to discuss this opportunity further, please contact Ms Rachel Doherty on 02825 656406, or by email rdoherty@ges-group.com.

Please return completed applications to - Ms Rachel Doherty, 18a Pennybridge Industrial Estate, Ballymena, BT42 3HB or alternatively return applications by email to rdoherty@ges-group.com.

The closing date for receipt of completed application forms is Monday, 4th February 2018.

GES Group is an Investors in People organisation and an Equal Opportunities employer.

The Company operates a Workplace Pension Scheme, Cycle to Work Salary Sacrifice Scheme, and Employers for Childcare Vouchers (eligible after successful completion of 6 month probation period). 

Essential Criteria

The successful applicant will be time-served in an Engineering/Electrical discipline, and/or qualified to a minimum of an NVQ L3 Diploma in an Engineering/Electrical discipline. The successful applicant will be experienced in both electrical and mechanical maintenance tasks, with a proven background and good level of electrical and mechanical knowledge.

The successful applicant will have a self-motivated approach to maintenance, with the ability to deal with machine breakdown effectively, and must have strong problem solving abilities, driven by a “right first time” approach. Strong fault-finding and diagnostics skills are key, with the ability to read schematics. The successful applicant must be able to provide cover for 24 hour call-out on a rota basis.

Must have full driving license and ability to travel to customer sites.

Desired Criteria

Knowledge and understanding of PLC and VSD systems, pneumatic and hydraulic systems, and electrical drawing packages (AutoCAD, XElec etc.) and Microsoft Office packages are all desirable.

Experience & Skills

A minimum of 4 years’ experience in an Electrical Engineering/Industrial Electrician maintenance role. Strong applicants with less experience may by considered upon application.