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Electrical Engineer

Kent - Ashford
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HR GO Recruitment are currently assisting a well-known local firm in their search for an Electrical Engineer. This company serve various industries and have a customer base spanning the globe. As a Electrical Engineer, you will be working alongside the technical, production and service teams consisting of mechanical and electrical engineers. This role is primarily based at the Ashford factory, but there is an expectation to travel to customer sites (UK and Worldwide).

Main duties:

  • Assembly of electrical control panels from components, their installation and integration onto machinery

  • Electro and electropneumatic assembly and testing of machinery, including fault finding and PLC Control setup

  • Work with the electrical designer to develop new designs and keep existing designs up to date

  • Basic PLC programming

  • Provide electrical/PLC support for service engineer and customers, either in person or remotely

The ideal candidate:

  • Electrical Qualification - Level 4/HNC

  • Electrical drawing experience

  • PLC Programming experience

  • Experience of working with pneumatics and electro-pneumatics

  • Be aware of the requirements of BS EN 60204 Part 1 (Electrical Safety of Machinery) or equivalent specifications

  • Experience with industrial machinery, ideally in a food/pharmaceutical or production environment

The role:

  • Mon-Thurs 0800-1700 Fri 0800-1630 with ½ hour unpaid lunch break.

  • Competitive salary for the role and location

  • Based in Ashford, Kent

  • Overtime/overnight allowance and transport as required for off-site working


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