Maintenance Electrician

Posted 12 April by Jeld-Wen Ending soon

About the Opportunity

We are seeking to appoint a proactive and experienced Maintenance Electrician to support our large manufacturing facility in Sheffield. You will be an integral part of the Engineering team working on plant problems and emergency breakdowns and undertaking specific electrician tasks. The role reports to the Maintenance Manager with operational accountability to the Plant Manager Sheffield Operations.

You should have the ability to lead and role model behaviours in line with the standards of acceptance and in accordance with JELD-WEN values and expectations. It is a challenging role and has a unique opportunity to add some real value to the business. You will collaborate and support a team of maintenance electricians who provide support to the activities ensuring compliance with company legislative requirements across our large site in Woodhouse Mill, Sheffield.

About the Person

We are looking for a candidate with previous maintenance experience, ideally in a manufacturing environment is desirable but not essential. You should have a solid technical background with relevant electrical qualifications as a minimum, including having completed an Electrical Apprenticeship is essential. You should have good IT skills and understand LEAN techniques. You should be flexible to work a three-shift pattern system of days, afters and nights (which will generate extra shift premuims).

About the Company

JELD-WEN - a leading global manufacturer of windows, doors, stairs, and treated composite trim and panels - operates 90 facilities in more than 20 countries with $3.5 billion in revenues; half of which comes from outside the United States. The company provides products that enhance the beauty and functionality of homes and commercial buildings.

In the UK, JELD-WEN has approximately 1200 staff that produce and distribute quality doors, windows, patio doors and stairs.

Operating across 5 factories - the UK head office and door production facility is based in Sheffield; 3 factories in Melton Mowbray - one that is dedicated to timber windows, door sets and patio door sets, one that is the largest volume production facility for timber stairs in the UK, and the mill which supplies components to the other sites; and the Penrith factory, which specialises in the manufacture of veneered, foil and moulded internal doors.

Application questions

Do you have strong electrical maintenance skills?
Do you have good IT skills and understand LEAN techniques?
Do you have an electrical apprenticeship background?
Do you have a good knowledge of PPM and continuous improvement systems?

Reference: 34894313

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