Shift Electrical / Controls Maintenance Engineer

Shift Electrical / Controls Maintenance Engineer

Job Title: Shift Electrical / Controls Maintenance Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Coventry, West Midlands
Salary: Up to £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Reference: BBBH5996_1558619626
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 23, 2019 14:53

Job Description

Shift Electrical / Controls Maintenance Engineer

£40,0000 + Pension (5%) + Life Assurance

We are currently recruiting an experienced Electrical / Controls Maintenance Engineer to join an automotive company in the Midlands.

Due to business growth and the introduction of new production lines, the Engineering function is now looking to strengthen are looking for an experienced Electrical Engineer with strong control systems experience.

As Shift Electrical / Controls Maintenance Engineer your responsibilities will include:

  • Carrying out effective fault finding and occasional modification of industrial control systems in a fast moving, continuous process environment.
  • Ensuring plant downtime is kept to a minimum to ensure the cost-effective running of the plant.
  • Ensure all software is backed up and stored correctly (CPU's / HMI's)
  • Working closely with the Engineering Manager and Production Shift Leader to continually improve plant efficiencies
  • Assist with planned maintenance activities and plant shutdowns


  • Time Served Electrical Engineer (pref HNC qualified)
  • Experience of fault finding and modification on PLCs (Siemens S7)
  • Knowledge of fault finding and modification on ABB or BEP robots
  • Experience of Variable Speed Drives, Motors, PLC's, Safety Circuits
  • Experience of working in a high pressure, fast moving, continuous environment.
  • Excellent communication skills and a strong character
  • Knowledge of H&S legislation
  • Improvement mind-set

Shift: Rotating 3 Shift (6-2,2-10,10-6) or Permanent night shift (22.00 - 06.00)

Apply Now to be considered - interviews will be taking place early June.

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.