Electrical Maintenance Engineer (6 Month FTC)

Electrical Maintenance Technician

(6 Month Fixed Term Contract with chance to go permanent)

2 Shift, No Nights! – £30,000 – £32,000

A well known national brand is looking to expand its maintenance team at their Bishop Auckland site. The Electrical technician will initially be brought in on a Fixed Term Contract of 6 months with a real possibility this will turn permanent after this period.

The Company:

A well-established brand providing outsourced facilities and service support to large private and government agencies across the UK.

The Position:

An Electrical Technician with good PLC and Fault Finding experience is key to this role. You will be supporting the existing maintenance function across a 2 shift system working early and back shifts.

  • We offer the opportunity to train, mentor and support the existing team on site
  • We also provide a real and genuine chance for the role to go permanent


  • Time Served
  • 17TH Edition desirable but not essential
  • IPAF desirable but not essential
  • PLC Fault Finding and Diagnosis experience is essential to this role
  • A process driven and/or a methodical mindset to address site breakdowns and faults to rectify them quickly and efficiently

This role warmly accepts applicants who are ex forces or just coming out of their time providing that the relevant Fault Finding experience is there. In addition, applicants are welcomed from any industry sector.


  • Support the existing maintenance team on site
  • React and respond quickly and effectively to breakdowns that occur on site
  • Maximise PPM and Projects to increase site efficiency
  • Support and train the team on PLC interrogation, Fault Finding and Diagnosis

The Location: Bishop Auckland. Good links form the motorway and a reasonable commute from County Durham, Darlington or Teesside.

Why Should You Apply?

  • Opportunity to join a well-known national brand
  • Chance to support and develop the existing team on PLC knowledge, Fault Finding and Diagnosis
  • Real and genuine opportunity to become permanent
  • No Night Shifts

Job Reference: BBBH2820_1533300562

Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Double Days, Additional Benefits

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Job Duration: 6 Months FTC

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