Electrical Engineer

Electrical Engineer

Job Title: Electrical Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Halifax, West Yorkshire
Salary: Up to £33219 per annum
Reference: 14841/001_1528463635
Contact Name: Harriet Crawford
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 08, 2018 14:13

Job Description



£32,219 pa

6-2, 2-10 Rotating Shift Pattern

We currently have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Electrical Engineer to join the team at one of the UKs leading manufactures at their site in the York area.

key responsibilities will be to:

  • Provide engineering service to operations departments by demonstrating competent knowledge of department
  • Electrical duty holder whilst on shift in accordance with site safety rules
  • Working knowledge of 1989 Electricity at Work Act, full understanding of I.E.E regulations (17th Edition)
  • Accountable and authorised for plant isolations on LV plant and switchgear
  • To conduct fault finding diagnostics & repair on Electrical systems,
  • Use of PC to monitor and make adjustments to Building Management Systems
  • Interrogation of control systems for fault finding / rectification / plant optimisation (e.g. P.L.C)
  • To set up and make adjustments to metal checking and check weighing systems
  • Interpretation of drawings e.g. wiring systems and ladder logic
  • Programming & use of inverter systems
  • Specify and build electrical panels as required
  • Undertake basic range of mechanical tasks as required to complete task (may be with fitter in attendance depending on complexity)
  • To participate in engineering projects as and when required
  • Work with contractors / external specialists as and when required
  • Continually update personal skills and knowledge as required to carry out duties effectively.

Key requirements:

  • Time served Electrical/Multi-Skilled Maintenance Engineer
  • Experience of working in a continuous process, manufacturing environment
  • Electrical fault finding experience
  • Team player/excellent communication skills

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.