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Electrical Technician

Coventry
We're looking for an experienced technician to join our team based at Coventry.

Purpose of the role

Work with the Electrical and Instrumentation Manager (EIM) on all aspects of maintenance, installation and repair of electrical equipment within the Keller fleet.

Key responsibilities

Operations

  • Inspect and service plant equipment as instructed by the EIM
  • Diagnose breakdown faults and rectify in a safe and efficient manner
  • Complete Job sheets and maintain equipment service reports
  • Carry out maintenance inspections as required
  • Comply with company policies and procedures

Customer

  • Train and assist operatives in autonomous maintenance and safe implementation of minor running repairs

People

  • Communicate effectively with all levels of site staff
  • Act as a mentor and trainer for Keller apprentices assigned to the electrical department

Finance

  • Awareness of cost of delays in repair to plant equipment
  • Have a basic commercial knowledge of the cost of plant maintenance and spare parts 

Experience/Skills/Qualifications

Minimum

  • 10 years’ experience in repair and maintenance of electrical plant equipment both in workshop and field service
  • Must be able to work unsupervised with the necessary skills to see repairs through from diagnostics to effective repair and testing
  • Good oral and written communication skills. Working knowledge of 12/24v electrical systems

Desirable

  • Ability to fault find using electrical schematics
  • Working knowledge of PLC controls. Instrumentation and CAN bus an advantage

Personal attributes

  • Excellent time keeping and punctuality skills
  • Take ownership of personal development
  • Ability to plan and prioritise