Plant Electrician (Heavy Plant)

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Closing Date: 13/02/2022
Contract Permanent
Working Hours Full Time
Locations Darlington, Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Redcar & Cleveland, Stockton-on-Tees
Salary To be discussed at interview
Company AV Dawson

Job Description

AV Dawson is a successfully growing business and as part of our ongoing development, we are looking to enhance our Plant team with an experienced Plant Electrician, based at our Port of Middlesbrough site.

The successful candidate must have experience of carrying out fast and effective repairs and routine services on a wide range of plant equipment and mobile dockside cranes.

The key aspects of the role include:

  • Electrical servicing, maintenance and repairs on heavy plant machinery and equipment, for example, forklift trucks, reach stackers, loading shovels and cranes.
  • Diagnostics of electrical faults on vehicles and plant equipment.

As a successful candidate you will have:

  • Excellent diagnostic skills.
  • The ability to manage your own time with minimal supervision to ensure repair of equipment within the required timescales.
  • Excellent communication skills, highly organised and able to work as part of a flexible wider team.
  • Excellent approach to health and safety standards and procedures.
  • Previous experience in heavy plant maintenance is essential.

Preferable but not essential:

  • Qualifications in Level 3 Electrical Installation and Maintenance, 17th Edition Regulations
  • Experience of both AC & DC electrical systems

The successful applicant will be required to show expertise, initiative, focus and commitment.

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Interested applicants should send a copy of their curriculum vitae and a brief covering letter to AV Dawson HR Department via

Please quote reference: AVD/35/2021

 This role offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package


From its Port of Middlesbrough base, AV Dawson provides a full freight logistics service, including shipping, rail freight, warehousing and storage, all supported by an extensive road transport fleet. Employing around 240 people across the region, AV Dawson is dedicated to the development and progression of its employees and strives to give back to the community in which we operate.

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