Electrical/ Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Job location:
Cornwall, United Kingdom
Created moment:
February 26, 2024
Job reference:
REQ - 07876

The Company


The world’s leading supplier of mineral-based specialty solutions for industry with 14,000 employees, operations in more than 40 countries, and €4.3 billion in revenue in 2022.
Imerys delivers high-value-added, functional solutions to a great number of sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its understanding of applications, technological knowledge and expertise in material science to deliver solutions by beneficiating its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. Imerys’ solutions contribute essential properties to customers’ products and their performance, including heat resistance, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and water repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.
If you want to grow your skills and develop your career, find out more at www.imerys.com

The Position

Electrical/ Mechanical Maintenance Engineer

Job Summary

Electrical/ Mechanical Maintenance Engineer – Imerys Minerals Ltd - Fowey Office, Fowey Docks, Fowey, Cornwall, PL23 1AL

Salary: Up to £34,126.34 per annum dependent on qualification and skills plus shift payment of £1,697.38 per annum and Chargehand payment of £2,616.54 per annum

Hours of work: 37.5 hours a week, working on an alternating shift pattern:

Week 1 – Monday to Friday 6:00am – 2:00pm

Week 2 – Monday to Friday 2:00pm – 10:00pm


Are you an experienced Maintenance Engineer, with an electrical bias, looking for your next opportunity? If so, we want to hear from you!

An excellent opportunity has come up at our Fowey Docks, where you will provide electrical, and some mechanical, support for our fixed plant equipment, maintain plant availability, and carry out plant shutdown tasks.  

You will be supported by an experienced team, and following your induction and training, be given full autonomy in your role. 

What’s in it for you?

Imerys is a successful business which provides its employees with a positive working environment and a range of workplace benefits including:

  • Pension scheme  

  • Life Assurance 

  • 25 days holiday a year plus bank holidays

  • An excellent reward hub giving you savings and discounts on everyday purchases. 

  • Health and wellbeing programme 

  • The opportunity to work at a great location with scenic views

Candidate requirements:

  • An experienced electrical engineer with either an Indentured electrical/ multi-skilled engineering apprenticeship or Advanced Modern Apprenticeship (NVQ level 3 with BTec Level 3), and/ or be cross skilled from electrical to mechanical equivalent

  • ONC/ HNC qualifications would be beneficial

  • Have a sound understanding of electrical and and mechanical maintenance including fixed processing plant - including fans, filters, mills, conveyors, packaging, etc.

  • Are able to fault find and resolve electrical and mechanical.

  • Have good communication skills and are a team player. 

  • Are IT literate and preferably have experience in using ERP systems 

  • A Full UK driving licence

This role does involve working at heights of up to 25 metres on a Mobile Elevated Working Platform (MEWP) and working in all weather conditions.


About Us

Imerys is the world leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, with over 16,000 employees and over 200 sites worldwide we are leaders in 80% of our markets. Imerys delivers high value-added, functional solutions to a diversified set of industrial sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods.

Our workplaces are diverse and inclusive and we foster a collaborative work culture which helps us continually drive innovation in our fields.

IMERYS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, and it is our policy to not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state or local laws.

Position Type

Full time

and

Permanent

Only technical issues will be monitored through the below inbox:

recruiting.support@ imerys.com

PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT RESUMES OR APPLICATIONS TO THIS EMAIL, AS THEY WILL NOT BE REVIEWED. 

To ensure fairness and legal compliance in our recruitment processes, only applications received through the online application process will be considered. 

IMERYS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and it is our policy to not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state or local laws.