Shift Electrician (Ref: 9897/9898)

We are currently recruiting a key role for a Shift Electrician looking to join a leading manufacturer and supplier of concrete and aggregate products. You will be working within our engineering team at our flagship Glensanda quarry.

 

About the role

 

You will form part of the production and engineering team covering the site manufacturing operations. Your day to day responsibilities will include the planned and reactive maintenance of fully automated and electrically driven machinery such as hydraulics, pneumatics, motors and robotics. The role will also involve root-cause PLC fault- finding, repair and some programming.

 

Elements to the role include:

  • Your day-to-day responsibilities will include both planned and reactive maintenance of fully-automated and electrically-driven machinery such as hydraulics, pneumatics and motors
  • Carry out root-cause PLC fault-finding, repairs and some programming
  • Undertaking electrical work in accordance with UK legislation and Aggregate Industries’ standards, using safe working procedures
  • Complete fault-finding, process improvements and energy reduction, whilst maintaining all diagrams, circuit schedules and other information
  • Maintain all PLC-controlled equipment, including program modifications to suit production needs, and safety-related control systems for machinery
  • Ensure all PPM schedules are carried out in a timely manner
  • Mentoring of apprentices

 

What will you bring?

 

  • Ability to work as part of a 24hour, 7 days a week operation
  • PLC experience, together with fault-finding and programming is desirable
  • 18th Edition wiring regulations & City & Guild 2382 qualified
  • Good understanding of health and safety
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to build effective working relations with others
  • Completed mechanical & electrical apprenticeship or equivalent and be qualified NVQ L3 or equivalent in plant maintenance
  • IT-literacy

 

What can we offer you?

 

  • Competitive Salary, bonus and benefits recognising the contribution you bring
  • Opportunities for Career Progression both at home and abroad
  • An inclusive and safety focused culture with people at the heart of the business

 

Why join 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 supply construction materials, export aggregates and offer national road surfacing and contracting services. A full range of products which will help you work sustainably, safely, professionally and profitably.

 

We’re also a proud member of LafargeHolcim, which is the leading global building materials and solutions company with around 90,000 employees in over 80 countries. It holds leading positions in all regions with a balanced portfolio of developing and mature markets.

 

We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.

 



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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.