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Maintenance Electrician

Ref no. BHN572761
Salary £17.07 - £23.90/hour
Location Port Glasgow, Scotland
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Open

Job summary

An opportunity has arisen for a Plant Electrician to join a busy shipyard maintenance team. This role is crucial in supporting the production plan, ensuring on-time delivery and adherence to quality standards.

Key skills required for this role

Maintenance experience


Qualified Electrcian available for a FTC until Dec 2025

Job description

Key Responsibilities:

  • Implementing all maintenance tasks as scheduled
  • Installing and repairing systems, apparatus, electrical, and industrial machinery per current electrical regulations, manufacturers guidelines, and technical drawings
  • Performing routine maintenance and scheduled checks, logging, and signing relevant documentation
  • Responding immediately to equipment breakdowns
  • Communicating issues and problems to senior management with relevant timescales for resolution
  • Adhering to health, safety, and environmental policies and procedures

Job Requirements:

  • Approved Electrician certification or Completion of a recognised vocational education program in electrical or industrial electrical or industrial training
  • Understanding of electronic theory as applied to electrical and electronic circuits, wiring, and electrical equipment used in power generation
  • Proficiency with Programmable Logic Control (PLC) units and other computer-based equipment
  • Knowledge of methods, equipment, and materials used in the electrical trade
  • Understanding of current legislation and 18th edition wiring regulations
  • Ability to install, program, and troubleshoot PLC based equipment

Qualifications & Certifications:

  • Completion of a recognised Electrical Apprenticeship
  • Experience as an electrician in industrial maintenance
  • Marine experience is advantageous

This role is a FTC until December 2025

Rate - £17.07/h plus OT paid after 37 hours at x1.4

Standard Hours - Monday to Thursday 0645 - 1615

If you are a qualified Electrician looking for a contract role in the marine industry, we would love to hear from you!

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