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Electrical Engineer - Perth and Kinross

Meat - Engineering
Ref: 207 Date Posted: Monday 18 Mar 2019
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A leading manufacturer based in Perth is looking to add to its engineering team. A motivated Electrical Engineer is required, with a rewarding salary

The successful Electrical Engineer will be part of an engineering team that manufactures quality produce. Working with a team of engineers tasked with providing engineering, maintenance and improvement activities in a busy environment.

This is a Day based role- 40 hours a week.

The right Electrical Engineer will have:

  • A strong Electrical Engineering background
  • A recognised electrical / mechanical apprenticeship is desirable
  • Experience within a Food / FMCG / Manufacturing environment.
  • A calm and logical approach under pressure.
  • The ability to diagnose and fault find on a range of equipment.
  • The ability to Install, Repair and Maintain electrical Systems
  • Undertake Planned Preventative and reactive maintenance
  • Keep to all targets in compliance with PPM plans
  • Assist, where necessary, the works of external contractors
  • Carry out day to day repair and maintenance of all equipment on site
  • Liaison with Production to provide pro-active support
  • To comply with company policy on all matters concerning health & safety such as risk assessments, safe work procedures


  • ONC or higher Qualification
  • Electrically trained and qualified
  • Proven experience of planned maintenance systems, breakdown maintenance and installations and knowledge of hydraulic and pneumatic systems
  • Experience in fault diagnosis in a production/manufacturing environment
  • 17th Wiring Regulations

We are looking for a highly motivated, well organised engineer with excellent communication and team working skills and a flexible approach to work.  With previous experience within a similar role/environment, you will demonstrate a sound knowledge and understanding of routine and preventative maintenance.

Elevate Recruitment & Training Consultants Limited are a specialist food industry recruiter. This vacancy is just one of a number of vacancies that we are working in the sector – please get in touch for further details.

To apply for this position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.