Industrial Electrician wanted

Due to a sustained and successful growth period within the company, we are seeking to expand our electrical division.

We have a vacancy available for an industrial electrician to operate between both our crane engineering and electrical installation teams:

Job Title: Industrial Electrician
Reporting to: Electrical Projects Manager
Business / Division: Electrical / Cranes
Location: On sites North West Area (Occasional nationwide)
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable, depending on relevant experience
Normal working hours: 40 Hours per week – 8.00am – 4.30pm (alternative or additional hours maybe required dependant on the nature of the contracted job)
Duties: The role is very varied and will suit an experienced electrician seeking to expand their knowledge outside of fixed wired systems and onto electrical overhead travelling cranes, in a broad and varied capacity.

The work is very varied and no two days will be the same.  We would seek skillset in the following:

  • Have working knowledge of three phase induction motor electrical systems, including for older (DOL, star delta) and newer systems including PLC driven
  • Be qualified and hold current 17th Edition (BS7671) qualification
  • Have experience in testing of electrical installations and a qualification to C&G 2391 or equivalent an advantage
  • Have good working knowledge of variable speed drives both for installation / setup and fault finding
  • Have experience of working at height with & with MEWPs (IPAF Licence an advantage)
  • Must hold current UK driving license
  • Be prepared to travel the UK as some out of town work is required
  • Package inclusive of van, corporate clothing and mobile phone
  • Be able to manage deadlines and work as an individual as well as part of an installation team
  • Role involves shop based installation and crane building as well as site servicing, repairs, and installation
  • HNC in electrical engineering an advantage
  • Siemens TIA portal experience an advantage
  • PLC experience an advantage, specifically Siemens, Schneider, Mitsubishi, and Omron
  • Attractive package for suitable individual

We are a very busy engineering company renowned throughout the UK within the sector and enjoy continued contracts with some well-known blue-chip clients on a regular basis.  The role is challenging and rewarding and a great opportunity for the right candidate.

Interested candidates should forward an up-to-date CV and covering letter to the address below to arrange interview if successful.

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DT Engineering

DT Engineering

DT Engineering NW Ltd (DTE) is a crane and lifting equipment specialist-manufacture and Service Company, based in the North West. We are a market leader in the region and utilise over thirty years’ experience in the manufacture, service and maintenance of mechanical handling equipment, including factory cranes, jib cranes, wire rope and chain hoists.