Electrical Engineer

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Ref: /VAC/57684

Job Type Permanent
Start Date ASAP
Location Sheffield
Salary Negotiable
Contact Elizabeth Tagg

Job Title: Electrical Engineer

Location: Sheffield

Salary: Negotiable

Specialising in a broad range of heavy steel forgings and steel castings as well as stocking steel ingot and bar.

The Company has improved its performance by more than £6million in the past 12 months.

Aspects of the business plan which have aided the Company's change in fortunes include site-wide efficiency measures through continued investment and an aggressive drive towards new markets.

New orders of significant value have been won in recent months and with the business working towards its strategy and change program, now is an exciting time to join us.

We have an award winning apprenticeship program and currently employ over 30 apprentices across our site in all disciplines.

You can read more on our website!

What does the role involve day to day?

A vacancy has arisen for an apprentice trained electrical engineer to join our team in the Machine Shops.

As electrical engineer you will provide fault finding and diagnosis of machine tool control system faults and issues (Siemens and Heidenhein).

You will be responsible for ensuring machine uptime by providing a quick response and robust root cause action to prevent repeat breakdowns, ensuring safe working at all times.

You will maintain all plant equipment including DC & AC cranes and new installations and work to PPM systems.

What are we looking for from applicants?

To be considered for the position it is essential that candidates have the following attributes:

  • Apprentice Trained Electrician
  • 17th Edition Regulations
  • A full understanding of health and safety and the ability to work safely
  • Extensive experience in a machine tool environment
  • Previous experience in a heavy engineering environment
  • Initiative & confidence to work as an individual
  • Willing to work shifts and unsociable hours
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Ability to work at height and in confined spaces

It is advantageous that candidates have:

  • IOSH Working Safely
  • Skills/ Knowledge of Siemens 840D Solution Line control systems
  • Skills/ Knowledge of Heidenhein control systems

Contract type: 39 hours on average per week, 3 shift pattern; Mornings 06:00 -13:00 (Wednesday 06:00 - 14:00), Afternoons 13:00 - 20:00 (Wednesday 14:00 -20:00), Nights 20:00 - 06:00. Rota: 2 Mornings /3 Nights - 3 Afternoon/2 Mornings - 2 Nights /3 Afternoons

What can we offer you in return?

25 days annual leave plus the 8 statutory days, 33 days in total. We provide a stakeholder pension scheme with up to 4% Employers contribution.

Due to our excellent location we are able to provide free onsite parking.

We also provide an online discounted benefits package, child care voucher scheme and comprehensive training for all roles.


To apply for this role please send an up to date CV to Elizabeth.tagg@velosi-intec.com or call Elizabeth on 01524 865551 for further information. To view other job opportunities with Velosi-Intec, why not download the Applus Velosi Jobs App - enter "ApplusVelosi Jobs App" into Google. Intec (UK) Ltd was established in 1980 by Engineers for Engineers. We deliver Global Recruitment Solutions within the Oil & Gas, Power, Nuclear, Utilities, Rail, Construction and Aerospace Sectors for Owner/Operators, Consultancies, Contractors and Sub-Contractors. Intec (UK) Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and a member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC).


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