Electrical Craftsperson (Ref: 9311)

Lafarge Cement is part of Aggregate Industries with over 4,000 employees and operations across the UK and Northern Europe. We are committed to helping create a better built environment.


Lafarge Cement, currently have exciting opportunities for suitably qualified, experienced and motivated candidates to join the world leader in cement, aggregates, and concrete solutions.  


Electrical Craftsperson


Cookstown Plant is currently seeking an experienced Electrician to join their 6 x 3 shift teams within the Production department.


Tasks and Responsibilities 


  • Ensure that cement production is optimised by patrolling and inspecting related production equipment and processes. Utilising first line maintenance and troubleshooting skills to ensure continuous production of cement
  • Ensure that the production plans are adhered to in order to meet the demands of the Plant as part of the production team, whilst responding to any additional tasks that may arise around the site
  • Supporting the Electrical maintenance team, to ensure that the Electrical maintenance strategy is adhered to in order to meet the safety and environmental needs of the plant, and also to respond to any other additional tasks that may occur on site
  • Fault find, diagnose and repair electrical faults in a timely and concise manner
  • Carry out maintenance on plant electrical equipment if needed within shift duties
  • An understanding of plant flow, startup, running and stopping sequences
  • Advise and co-ordinate as part of shift team on all electrical matters


Essential Criteria


  • Have valid recognised qualifications in mobile plant driving
  • Experience of shift working and team working
  • Health and Safety qualifications
  • Be willing to work additional and unsociable hours at short notice
  • Computer literate
  • Maintenance experience
  • GCSEs, grades A-C
  • Be prepared to train to obtain skills required for the position


No agencies please.


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About Aggregate Industries

We’re at the frontline of the construction and infrastructure industries, producing and supplying an array of construction materials. With over 330 sites and more than 4100 dedicated employees, we’re home to everything from aggregates, asphalt, ready-mixed concrete and precast concrete products. On top of that, we produce, import and export supply materials for cement and offer national road surfacing and contracting services.