• Location

    Warrington, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    technical & engineering

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  • Salary:

    £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Mandy Matley

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Salary up to £32,000
My client is a well-established manufacturer or cranes and lifting equipment, well established and with a global presence they continue to dominate their sector.
They are currently looking to add to their team and are looking to recruit a high calibre, experienced Electrical Engineer to repair, maintain and service customers' lifting equipment plus installation, testing and certification of overhead cranes and hoists.

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • You will be responsible for performing preventative maintenance and repairs on electric overhead travelling cranes.
  • Trouble- shooting equipment malfunctions.
  • Consulting with customers on repair and safety related issues.
  • Completing appropriate documentation.

What we are looking for in you:

  • You must be apprentice-trained or equivalent and fully conversant with electrical engineering disciplines
  • Engineering experience: Electrical: 415v ac 3 phase motor contactor control circuits both squirrel cage and wound rotor.
  • A good understanding of 110/48 volt relay and contactor circuits. Some frequency speed control device experience.
  • Mechanical: Medium to large drive couplings, brakes and reduction gearboxes.
  • Knowledge of the above tasks and the associated risks when working at height.
  • Experience with overhead cranes and hoists is preferred, full product training will be given
  • Strong interpersonal skills as there is extensive customer contact
  • Proven commitment to safety
  • You must be physically fit and able to work at heights
  • Willingness to work extra hours
  • Hold a current driving licence

An attractive package is on offer with basic salary to £32,000 plus benefits etc, also our client can offer the career advancement opportunities you would expect from a major, multinational business.
If you would be interested in the role please apply ASAP as our client is looking to interview as soon as possible.