Maintenance Electrician

Location: Dagenham

Business: ReFood

Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits

The ReFood AD plants operate as integrated recycling units, processing a variety of food wastes to produce renewable electricity, heat and DynAgro, a nutrient-rich fertiliser for local farms. The plants also recycle the food waste packaging. The plants provide an environmentally sustainable solution for all waste producers looking for a safe method of diverting food waste from landfill.

The Position 

Applications are invited for a Maintenance Electrician at our Dagenham Site. The role involves working 12 hour shifts, 4 on / 4 off (days and nights) plus overtime to provide shift cover as and when required. 

As a Maintenance Electrician your duties and responsibilities will vary but will include: 

  • Day to day maintenance of all plant and machinery.
  • Routine electrical maintenance of machinery and programs.
  • Management and production input.
  • Complete site Electrical installations and upgrade work around the plant.
  • Working under Health & Safety guidelines.
  • Completion of risk assessments.
  • Tool accountability.
  • Completing department daily work record sheets.
  • Assisting other mechanical/operational departments when required. 

The Person 

  • Ideally have experience of an Anaerobic Digestion facility or related experience.
  • You must have served a recognised Electrical Apprenticeship.
  • Have extensive Electrical experience working in a continuous process environment.
  • Have proven experience with fault finding, including troubleshooting and solving problems.
  • Be familiar with general factory maintenance practices.
  • Be conversant with basic PLC logic and inverter drives.
  • You must be able to work using your own initiative.
  • Be able to work on your own or as part of a team.
  • Be able to communicate well at all levels.
  • You must be a motivated individual. 

Salary:  Competitive Pay and Benefits 

Please apply in writing with your CV to HR Department, Ings Road, Doncaster, DN5 9TL or e-mail

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* Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted due to the high volume of CV’s being received.

Closing Date: 29th October 2021

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