Shift Maintenance Electrician (Gateshead)

Shift Maintenance Electrical Technician (Gateshead) – £30,000 – £40,000 – Continentals

This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing company with real development and progression opportunities.

Applications from newly graduated apprentices and Ex Forces personnel are warmly welcomed.

The Company:

A well known and growing company in the region supplying to the building and construction trades.

The Position:

We’re looking for a skilled Electrical Maintenance Technician to join the team. Substantial growth has seen the need develop for an Electrical technician. Through future planning, they have identified a need to bring on board someone who can be trained, developed and moulded into the next technician of the future. An exciting prospect to join a company with growth and development built into the job spec.

  • We offer a highly competitive benefits and salary package
  • The opportunity to grow and develop within an established brand
  • Significant investment in site equipment and processes with ongoing and continued investment ongoing


  • Must be Time Served – (Recognised Electrical Apprenticeship)
  • Experience working in a Manufacturing environment (Ideally within a Medium / Heavy Industry Plant
  • 17th Edition Qualified
  • PLC Experience
  • Ideally you will also have – IPAF/ FLT / Gas Training


  • Fault Finding up to 415V of electrical circuits
  • Work in a Medium / Large Process environment
  • Read / Create electrical drawings
  • Fault find on a range of PLCs
  • Instrumentation / Commissioning
  • Planned and Preventative Maintenance
  • Identify and Rectify all aspects of Machine Faults
  • Hydraulics and Pneumatics
  • Adhere to Health and Safety on site
  • Work in a team Environment

The Location:

Gateshead with good access from the A1. Commutable from Newcastle, Durham and Sunderland.

Why Should You Apply?

  • Competitive salary
  • Development and progression plan from day one
  • Guaranteed 2% annual bonus
  • Continental Shift Pattern

Job Reference: BBBH3000_1537374539

Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Continentals, Bonus and Development

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Job Duration: Permanent

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