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Shift Electrician

City: Barony   Contract Type: Full-time     Job-Code: 2666   Department:   


Electrical Maintenance in Barony has an opportunity to work on shift (12 hours, 4 days, 4 nights).  Training will be provided on our PLCs, SEW VFDs, with a pre-requisite to complete IOSHH training also.


Hourly Rate: £20.80 per hour


Your Tasks


  • Operate as a member of the team in the Electrical Engineering Department helping to achieve optimum plant utilisation and efficiency.
  • Maintain and repair all electrical equipment on a shift basis, whilst ensuring an acceptable level of housekeeping in the department.
  • Ensure that the operation and related tasks are conducted in a safe working manner and that any incidents/ accidents and hazards are duly reported.
  • Complete electrical SAP reports detailing daily tasks performed and shift reports at the end of every shift.
  • Attend any further training courses as required.
  • Assist in apprentice training where required.


Our Requirements


  • SVQ Level 3 Electrical Engineering or equivalent is essential, preferably with an 18th Edition Wiring Regulations qualification.
  • HNC Electrical Engineering is preferable but not essential.
  • Working knowledge of PLCs (Siemens S7 and TIA portal preferably), which you are able to fault find and repair.
  • Good technical knowledge of industrial electrical and electronic hardware, e.g. Frequency Convertors, Softstarts, Safety Relays, Temperature, Pressure and position controls etc.
  • Operate a Fork Lift Truck, however training can be provided.
  • Intermediate standard of IT skills and competent use of Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel, Outlook).
  • Relevant experience within a manufacturing environment.
  • Able to work on a four shift pattern (12 hour shifts)



Applications close 4 June 2023


Your Contact

Katrina McEwan, HR, T 01290 426026


We create more from wood. With more than 11,000 employees worldwide who work with passion, upholding our family values and innovative spirit. This is how we create products for furniture, interior design, construction as well as laminate flooring. We keep moving and are always developing – manufacturing new products, tapping into emerging markets and generating exciting prospects for everyone that works with us.