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Electrician / Electrical Maintenance Technician

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Salford, Cobden Street MTR
Dates that interviews will take place
Interviews will be held via MS Teams
£35,500 per annum plus good benefits
Summary of vacancy

Are you an experienced and qualified Electrician / Maintenance Technician, currently working in a production / manufacturing environment?

When you join SUEZ, you get more than a brand-new role. Your work will help us deliver innovative and environmentally responsible solutions for water and waste management. You will get a chance to help us preserve and restore our planet’s natural capital for future generations. It’s a career that’s not only exciting, but full of opportunities as well as professional and personal fulfilment.

About the role

What will I be doing as a Maintenance Technician?

You’ll use your skills to maintain electrical and diagnostic equipment, at multiple sites and locations within the Greater Manchester Authority contract, making sure health and safety is the priority. 

You will ensure maximum availability of equipment by carrying out preventative maintenance and cleaning programs, whilst making sure that best practice is applied.

What are the requirements?

It’s important that you have worked in a maintenance role in a similar operation and dealt with continuous production. Thanks to this background, you’ll know about electric motors and conveyor systems and, in terms of your qualities, you’ll need to be focused on customer service, team work and organisation.  Above all, you need to be comfortable and adaptable working under pressure and quick to respond to breakdowns.

In terms of qualifications, you’ll need:

To have completed a relevant apprenticship, with an ONC/NVQ (or equivalent) in Electrical Engineering

Current 18th edition wiring regulations certification

Full current driving licence

A Health & Safety qualification (e.g. IOSH/NEBOSH) (desirable).

Who we are 

At SUEZ the efficient and sustainable management of resources around the globe is at the heart of everything we do. Respect – acting ethically and with integrity – is one of our core values. We’re passionate about the environment and believe in protecting our world. Over 90,000 likeminded people worldwide makes for an incredible team, where collaboration and trust are part of the way we work. With true team spirit, we can give our customers a standard of service that goes above and beyond and ensure that our local communities have access to essential water and waste services. 

We thank our people for all they do with development opportunities, wide-ranging benefits and rewards that reflect their hard work. In a friendly, supportive environment, you’ll be inspired to grow and play your part in creating a better future for all.    

*No agencies please* 

Closing Date