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Electrical Maintenance Technician

£19,500 per Annum
Monday – Friday,


Job description

THOMAS Recruitment is looking to recruit an experienced Electrical bias Maintenance Technician for our client based in Merthyr Tydfil this is a temp to perm role working for a long-established company who are a market leader in the sector.

Job Profile:

Apply knowledge and adopt proven techniques and procedures to practical problems in a wide variety of applications, carry technical responsibility, be able to work on own initiative, and carry out work with minimal supervision, efficiently and economically. Contributing to a range of functions, including, manufacture, commissioning, operation, and maintenance of equipment, and services. Must have and apply working knowledge of all necessary relevant Statutory Legislation, Codes of Practice, and Company-specific Standards and Procedures.


  • Competent at identifying problems, applying diagnostic methods, and resolving.
  • Carry out full installation and commissioning of plant, machinery, and equipment.
  • Undertake planned preventative maintenance activities including producing accurate written reports for entry into a computerised system – CMMS
  • Provide technical support to – CI and Engineering Project Teams.
  • Maintain site services throughout the facilities.
  • Work reliably and efficiently without supervision.
  • Supervise technical and other tasks and accept responsibility for work of self and third parties. (Contractors/Visitors)
  • Undertake Engineering work, applying risk assessments and adherence to standardised safe systems of work.
  • Working from Engineering drawings and design specifications, requisition necessary materials, organising and use resources efficiently, consideration for cost, quality, safety, and environmental impact.
  • Actively undertake cross-functional training & development.
  • Work flexibly to the needs of the business and in line with Production Requirements.
  • Participation in maintenance project work, within Project teams and assigned tasks.
  • Apply 5S Methodology.
  • Engineering Contributions to Lean Manufacturing Processes and Technologies.
  • Promote EH&S activities and initiatives.
  • Quality – Ensure quality-sensitive related machinery/equipment and processes are never compromised whatsoever and all nonconformities are reported immediately.


  • Mechanical – Knowledge of Mechanical Drive systems and good mechanical aptitude.
  • Hydraulics – Knowledge of Hydraulic systems/Schematics, fault finding, service and repair.
  • Pneumatics – Knowledge of Pneumatic systems/Schematics, fault finding, service and repair

Qualifications and Training

  • Must have undergone a registered Engineering Apprenticeship or an equivalent method of training and possess practical skills.
  • Must have completed an appropriate academic Engineering based Qualification in, C&G, ONC/ HNC, NVQ or equivalent
  • Must have at gained at least 3 years post apprenticeship experience at Craftsman level within Engineering Maintenance/Production Engineering roles.

Hours of work

36 hour working week
Days 6am-2pm mon-Thurs 6am-11.20am Fri
Nights 10pm-6am Mon to Thurs 4.40pm-10pm Fri
Afternoons 2pm-10pm Mon to Thurs 11.20am-4.40pm Fri

Free onsite parking 33 holidays per year (pro rata)

If you are interested please apply now!

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    Simona Johnson
    Simona Johnson
    10:35 16 Mar 21
    I have a very good experience with Thomas Recruitment agency. I would like to thank Jacky for help. She found me a very good job. Jacky is... professional and always ready to cooperate. I highly recommend this agency and I appreciate everything they did for me. 😊👍read more
    Paul Tomlin
    Paul Tomlin
    15:33 17 Feb 21
    One of the best recruitment agencies I have had the pleasure to deal with, always keep you informed of current vacancies
    Mark Williams
    Mark Williams
    12:53 17 Feb 21
    I would like to say that Jackie and the staff at pontypridd are excellent have had problems and a number of health issues since starting knight... securities in wages have always been correct and I have been enjoying where I been working. unfortunately my health problems have made me unavailable for work and the staff at both knights and Thomas recruitment have been fantastic.Thank you more
    John Hopkins
    John Hopkins
    10:57 17 Feb 21
    I have worked for Thomas Recruitment for a while. They have consistently kept me in work and I have never had any cause to complain. Friendly and... more
    Sandra WILKINS
    Sandra WILKINS
    12:31 15 Feb 21
    I have had nothing but help from Jacky at Pontypridd branch very helpful and friendly
    nigel ostler
    nigel ostler
    21:15 09 Feb 21
    I have had a very positive experience overall with Thomas Recruitment. I am an experienced class 2 hgv driver and have had plenty of work over the... past 18 months through the agency. They pay ontime, keep you informed and are very willing to help with any issues that may occur. I can't comment on other industries they recruit for but its a big thumbs up for all at Thomas Driving from more
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