Maintenance Engineer (Electrical / Electronic Biased) (SE20041 / 534) Cambridge, England

Salary: GBP35000 - GBP45000 per annum + Benefits

Maintenance Engineer (Electrical / Electronic Biased)

Southern Cambridgeshire

Commutable from Cambridge, Huntingdon, St. Neots, Newmarket, Royston, South Peterborough
£35k-£45k + Bonus

Monday-Friday Days


Benefits:-      Private Pension, Life Assurance, Private Healthcare, 24 Days Holiday + Banks


Our client is a leading special purpose materials manufacturer, that values hard work, teamwork and developing people. They are part of a larger group with multiple sites in the UK, this is one of their flagship operations. They are looking for a maintenance engineer that is strong biased towards electrical & electronics.


Role & Responsibilities:


  • Responsible for reactive & planned maintenance across all areas of engineering
  • Electrical, electronic and mechanical fault finding / problem solving on machinery/equipment
  • Working on a variety of special purpose machinery, vacuum systems, industrial processing equipment, lighting & power systems, conveyors, ovens, heat treatment machinery
  • Fault finding down to electronic component level – circuits, RF drives, PCB’s
  • PLC – electrical fault finding
  • Soldering, electrical inspection, PAT testing
  • Reading and following circuit and electrical wiring diagrams
  • Carry out PPM schedules and update records
  • Conducting machine/equipment testing and procedure improvements


Knowledge, Skills & Experience:


  • Must be an electrical / electronic biased engineer
  • Be able to read & interpret electrical drawings and electronic diagrams
  • Experience of working in manufacturing / production industries
  • Must be an experienced / time-served engineer/electrician
  • Qualified ideally to ONC/HNC electrical/electronics
  • Must be able to fault find / problem solve down to electronic component level
  • RF experience desirable
  • High voltage experience would be great – AC / DC power supplies
  • Good soldering skills
  • Team player with a get stuck in attitude
  • Beneficial to have City & Guilds 2391 Elec Inspection & Testing and 17th / 18th Edition
  • PLC knowledge desirable
  • Able to make own decisions and plan own workload accordingly


  SE20041 / 534


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