Applicants are invited to apply for the Maintenance Electrical Fitter vacancy within the Maintenance Department, based at the Port of Sheerness. This role will work across a rolling shift pattern.
Role Purpose: To work with the Maintenance Management Team to deliver on-time delivery of continuous work flow, customer satisfaction and zero defects. The ideal candidate will be required to carry out maintenance on heavy plant machinery, cranes, process plant equipment and infrastructure.
The Maintenance Electrical Fitter role will include the following responsibilities:
-Complete planned and reactive electrical maintenance activities and carry out modifications to all types of heavy plant and equipment, working in an effective and safe way
-Liaise with operations and prioritise breakdown repairs, using fault finding diagnostic techniques and equipment to ensure reactive maintenance impact is minimised
-Carry out all duties with due care and attention adhering to the Company’s Health and Safety Policy and HSE
-Operate plant and machinery as required and provide strategic recommendations to solve problems. Report any part and material deficits to the Maintenance Team Leader
-To work individually or as part of a multi-skilled team, focusing on engineering maintenance, demonstrating commitment to multi-skilled activity where appropriate
-Ensure completion of documentation including daily logs and job reports
Applicants interested in this role should ideally possess the following skills and experience:
-Time served apprentice or qualified to a minimum ONC/HNC or equivalent qualification in Electrical Engineering/Maintenance
-Previous experience of working with heavy plant, infrastructure and equipment in an industrial environment is essential
-Able to fault find and problem solve, using up to date fault finding diagnostic techniques and equipment is essential
-Handle and prioritise multiple tasks, projects and change in a fast moving operational environment, possessing a flexible approach to working hours
-Previous experience of working at heights and in confined spaces, within challenging environments would be advantageous
-Ideally possess some Mechanical skills
-A full valid Driving Licence is essential
In return you will receive:
-25 days of annual leave
-Company Pension with matching contributions of up to 10%
-Development through training
-Attractive salary sacrifice schemes for new car, bike, iPad, etc.
-Discounted Cinema Tickets
-Childcare Voucher Scheme
Peel Ports is More than Ports. It's a unique network that connects everything from ports and terminals, shipping lines, fabrications and repair operations.
It's a network that we're constantly developing and growing. With our strategically located ports across the UK, we are able to offer unique logistics solutions for our container and unitised customers and link seamlessly with our RoRo and LoLo connections. Everything Peel Ports does is designed to bring added value to every service we offer our clients.
Our core values are Personal Responsibility, Integrity and Honesty, Strive for Excellence, Heartfelt Customer Service, One team.
Peel Ports is committed to a workplace free from harm. Our Safety365 strategy helps deliver the highest health and safety standards.
- Maintenance Management
- Mechanical Electrical