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MEI Technician (Mechanical, Electrical and Instrumentation)

MEI Technician (Mechanical, Electrical and Instrumentation)

Posted 28 January by Petrie Recruitment
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Job Title: MEI Technician (Mechanical, Electrical and Instrumentation)

Contract:Permanent

Salary: Circa £35k inc shift

Job Elements: -

  • Working 12 hour shifts (days and nights), the Shift MEI Technician is a key role within the engineering organisation, and has responsibility for breakdown and corrective actions as well as participating in condition monitoring and the delivery of preventative and planned maintenance activities.
  • To minimise production downtime and related quality issues related to machinery condition
  • To complete scheduled planned and preventative routines and undertake necessary corrective actions
  • To participate as a member of the shift team in investigating and correcting process, product and quality related issues.
  • To maintain and develop the physical environment of the company as a safe, secure and productive place to work
  • To provide on-call maintenance support as determined by the on call duty rota.
  • To participate in fault finding, diagnostic and corrective actions to maintain and improve the operation of the process equipment


The ideal candidate will have:

  • HNC level or equivalent in an electronic/electrical or Electro-Mechanical discipline is preferred, but consideration will be given to those that can demonstrate qualification by experience
  • Working knowledge of workshop equipment
  • Ability to read and interpret electrical / mechanical drawings
  • PLC experience (in-house packages; Allen Bradley and Siemens)
  • Experience of electro mechanical maintenance of high speed production machines
  • Good mechanical appreciation and knowledge of pumps, hydraulics, pneumatics, gearboxes, valves, pistons etc
  • Demonstrable expertise in component and sub-system fault finding and reporting
  • Experience of working with variable speed drives AC / DC and knowledge of industrial sensors and transducers



Petrie Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers.

Reference: 41330629

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