Electrical Maintenance Shift Technician

Location Sheffield
Discipline: Engineering , Manufacturing
Job type: Permanent
Salary: 48000
Contact name: Sonia Strawinski

Contact email: sonia.strawinski@2bmrecruitment.com
Job ref: 2BM030424
Published: 6 days ago

  2BM Recruitment Ltd have been engaged by a leading worldwide steel manufacturer and heavy engineering client to recruit for an Electrical Maintenance Shift Technician / Engineer for their Sheffield based site on a permanent contract. A career opportunity within an excellent organisation with a reputation for product quality and service that has a culture of valuing their staff.


·       Competitive salary up to £48k including overtime rates & bonus

·       Shifts – 4 on 4 off 12 hour rotating Days and nights.

·       Working for a global heavy engineering company that can offer stability

·       Quarterly bonus

·       Excellent pension scheme between 10 – 18%

·       Westfield Health

·       Plus lots of other benefits


As an Electrical Maintenance Technician / Engineer, you’ll be at the forefront of ensuring the reliability and efficiency of the heavy engineering plant and equipment. Your main responsibilities will include:

·       Taking accountability for all electrical, electronic, pneumatic, and process control work, whether planned or breakdown, occurring on the plant.

·       Working hands-on with industrial plant and equipment, including 3-phase systems, to diagnose and resolve issues effectively.

·       Collaborating closely with Shift Engineers to prioritise workload and maximise plant priorities.

·       Jointly planning shifts to ensure optimal performance and efficiency.

·       Supporting preventive maintenance and continuous improvement activities to enhance plant performance.

·       Utilising the CMMS to streamline shift operations and documentation.

·       Conducting electrical installation work and participating in plant commissioning activities.

·       Mentoring and developing other employees, including apprentices, to foster a culture of continuous learning and growth.


As an Electrical Maintenance Technician / Engineer Maintenance Engineer / Fitter, you will be qualified to HNC level or be able to demonstrate significant electrical experience in heavy engineering, as well as:

·       Thrive in a demanding and challenging environment, with a proactive attitude towards problem-solving.

·       Show a keen awareness and understanding of heavy engineering processes.

·       Possess exceptional practical electrical skills, essential for hands-on maintenance tasks.

·       Excel in communication, both verbal and written, to effectively collaborate with team members.

·       Demonstrate strong prioritisation skills, ensuring tasks are completed efficiently and effectively.


To apply please email your CV or feel free to call us if you would like to discuss this opportunity further.


2BM Recruitment Ltd values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

Due to the high number of applications, we’re not able to give individual feedback, if you have not been contacted within 7 days please understand your application may have been unsuccessful at this time, but we encourage you to apply for future vacancies with us.