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Maintenance Electrician

Maintenance Electrician

Location: Sheffield

Salary: £18.30 per hour +11% shift allowance

Days/Hours of Work

  • Mornings: Monday - Thursday 6:00am - 2:30pm, Friday 6:00am - 12:00 noon.
  • Nights: 8:00pm - 6:00am Mon - Thu.


Main duties include but are not limited to:

  • Oversee the maintenance and operation of all electrical systems and equipment within the Work Rolls Business Unit.
  • Take swift action to troubleshoot and rectify breakdowns in electrical equipment and facilities, ensuring minimal downtime.
  • Assess the condition of electrical equipment, leading refurbishment efforts, and driving initiatives for ongoing improvement.
  • Collaborate closely with the Engineering & Maintenance supervisor to optimise the planning and execution of electrical maintenance tasks.


About You

  • Electrical/Mechanical Engineering Maintenance qualification.
  • A multi-skilled maintenance qualification is advantageous.
  • Experience in a heavy engineering/manufacturing environment.
  • Proficiency in PLC fault-finding, DC Motor controls, and 3 phase electrical equipment.
  • In-depth knowledge of workplace Health and Safety.
  • A strong foundation in engineering, rooted in maintenance principles and failure prevention.
  • Effective planning abilities for both projects and maintenance tasks.



  • 33 days annual leave (includes public holidays).
  • Conveniently located with free onsite parking.
  • Cycle to Work scheme.
  • Pension scheme.
  • A bronze accredited participant in the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme, showing support for ex-military and reservists in employment.
  • Over £400m invested in large-scale, long-term modernisation and state-of-the-art facilities.

Location: Sheffield | Salary: 18.30 per hour | Job type: Permanent | Posted: 16/11/2023