Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Job Reference: WM – 2416

Location: Hereford

Salary: £30,000 - £36,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Electrical Maintenance Engineer


  • Undertake pre-planned maintenance in accordance with the QMSR 034 PPM schedule for all injection moulding machines, and relevant ancillaries in line with your capabilities.
  • Undertake reactive maintenance activities as requested through QMSR100, ensuring we minimise downtime and ensure a safe working environment for all staff.
  • Repairing faults as necessary, in the most cost effective and efficient way, in line with your capabilities.
  • Support the maintenance of the facility, including undertaking general maintenance activities across all aspects of the site.
  • Raise purchase orders as required, to purchase tools and equipment to undertake the maintenance required, conversing with suppliers to understand the best product for the job.
  • Completing all necessary paperwork as defined by the Company Quality Management System.
  • Undertaking weekly checks in line with the Fire Log requirements.

Other Duties

  • Work flexibly to ensure that the maintenance activity is done with minimal disruption to production.
  • Ensure work is conducted in line with the company process and procedures and the H&S policy, completing all necessary risk assessments and paperwork as required.
  • Drive the Company van to collect parts or equipment as required
  • Any other reasonable management request.

About You:


  • NVQ 3 in Engineering Maintenance (Electrical)
  • Experience of supporting reactive and PPM in a manufacturing environment.
  • Good conversational and written English
  • Able to operate a reach truck
  • Able to visually differentiate between colours for health and safety purposes, as demonstrated via a colour vision examination
  • Able to lift up to 25kg
  • Computer literate, and able to use MS Excel, Word and Outlook.
  • Excellent understanding of Health and Safety in a manufacturing environment.
  • Previous experience of using an ERP system.
  • Understanding of ISO 9001 and 13485
  • Full UK driving license


  • Previous experience of maintaining Arburg injection moulding machines up to 550 tonne
  • Experience of using Mattec & Winman systems
  • Previous experience of working specifically in injection moulding industry.
  • Understanding and experience of 6-axis robotics, preferably Staubli.
  • Experience of working with Euromap
  • Previous use of tool room equipment
  • Experience of hot runner systems

Job Application:

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply to send a copy of your full CV – or call us now.

Whilst this position may not be of interest to you or suit your skills and experience, please don’t hesitate to get in contact with a member of the team at Willcox Matthews to understand how we can support you.

We receive a large number of applications for all of our positions – Therefore, if you have not received a response within 10 working days, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK