Electrical Technician

  • Permanent
  • Birmingham
  • Salary: £36K - £37K + Overtime, Benefits
  • Ref: TP1380E

Electrical Technician Day Shift Monday – Friday

Heavy manufacturing engineering company specialising in sustainable paper recycling, based in Birmingham requires an Electrical Technician to join their established team of 7 engineers, working on a day shift (Mon – Fri) in a continuous process plant.

Part of a global recycling and packaging group, offering excellent career development and prospects.

The Electrical Technician Role:

  • Repair, overhaul and attend breakdown situations, all within a continuous operating plant.
  • The Electrical Technician will support the company’s electrical systems and instrumentation.
  • Experience of medium and low voltage systems, AC & DC (Siemens and ABB), variable speed drives, instrumentation and pneumatics.
  • Many forms of instrumentation support will require the candidate to have knowledge of monitoring and calibration of temperature, flow and pressure and fault finding experience.
  • PLC experience preferred – familiarisation training on Siemens, PCS7, S5 and S7 will be available, for the right candidate, to reach the required standard.

The Electrical Technician Candidate:

  • Someone who can demonstrate the necessary experience gained within the process manufacturing industry.
  • A recognised Trade Apprenticeship and HNC or equivalent.
  • A strong commitment to Quality, Environmental and Health & Safety standards is essential.


  • £36974 + Overtime
  • Annual Health and Safety Bonus based on Company performance.
  • Group Personal Pension Plan with a generous Company contribution element.
  • All employees will be supported to develop their skills to keep up with demands of changing technology, working practice and flexible working.
  • Annual holiday of 39 days consisting of 25 days annual leave, 8 statutory days and 6 additional days based on attendance.

Working Hours:

  • Monday to Friday 08:00-16:30 with half hour break.

To apply for this job email your details to tim@techplacements.co.uk.