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Electrical Engineer

Employment type: Permanent, full-time

Location: Oldham

Hours: 40.5 hours per week

Salary:  £35,000-£40,000 p.a. + Overtime available 

My client is one of the UK’s largest suppliers of Shredding equipment to the waste and recycling industry. Due to their continued growth they are seeking an Electrical Engineer to join the team on a permanent basis. Your week will be spent in the workshop repairing and reconditioning shredders, with time also spent travelling to client sites to carry out planned and reactive repairs countrywide.

Our client has a fantastic reputation built on an excellent level of service to their clients. This is a great opportunity to join a forward thinking, growing company where you will be given the chance to develop your career.


  • Attending client sites for breakdowns, servicing, maintenance and fault finding on recycling shredder machines
  • Diagnose faults and identify appropriate solutions
  • Working with Siemens PLC controlled machinery
  • Rewiring of machines
  • Repurposing second hand control units
  • Commissioning new machines

Experience/ Skills Required

  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • Previous Siemens PLC experience is preferred
  • Knowledge of ABB Inverter Drives would be advantageous
  • Star/Delta experience would be advantageous
  • Electrical qualifications/certifications
  • You will need to be flexible to travel with some overnight stays when required

Key words: Electrical Engineer, PLC, Siemens PLC, Electrical Maintenance Engineer

    • Job type: Permanent
    • Location: Oldham
    • Date posted:
    • Salary: £35000 - £40000