Reference : 563779

Electrical & Process Technician

  • Technical Production
  • United Kingdom Eggborough
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 02/15/2019

Who are we ?

Innovative? Customer Focused? Agile?  Open and Engaging? Entrepreneurial? – Our key attitudes and way we like to work at Saint-Gobain. If this sounds like you, please read on to find out more about the Electrical & Process Technician opportunity. 

How will you support us? 

This role is working with Saint-Gobain Glass Europe's leading manufacturer of flat glass for the construction industry, including float, coated and laminated glass products. Reporting to the Shift Manager you will work on all aspects of preventative electrical repair, maintenance and minor modifications across the coating line. This position also requires time each month in a process role which offers variety and the opportunity to learn new skills.
This position is shift based (12 hour shifts) requiring you to work 2 days, 2 nights and 4 off as a rolling shift pattern.

  • Planned & Preventative Maintenance accross the coating line – (Electrical & Some Minor Mechanical)
  • Work as part of the coater production team - (We operate a multi-skill development programme)
  • Fault finding and breakdown assistance as required
  • Assistance to Team Leader in quality compliance according to procedures.

What kind of person are we looking for? 

First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working. In addition to the five Saint-Gobain attitudes we shared at the start, suitability for the role is always key; does the following criteria sound like you? 

  • Apprentice trained electrician and time served in the relevant trade discipline – essential.
  • Some exposure to Mechanical tasks - desirable. 
  • Be willing to learn new skills specifically within the production process.
  • Excellent Team Player, who demonstrates a flexible approach to their work. 
  • Experience of diagnosis and repair of electrical failures, routine maintenance and experience of instrumentation. 
  • Must recognise and promote the importance of adhering to site Health & Safety regulation.

Who are Saint-Gobain?

Saint-Gobain was founded in 1665 to deliver a world first – the production of glass on an industrial scale. We have continued to adapt and grow through providing innovate ideas, services and products to our customers. 350 years later we have a presence in 67 countries and employ 170,000 people worldwide. The UK & Ireland is home to over 30 of the most well-known and respected businesses within the construction sector including: British Gypsum, Jewson, Weber, Graham and Glassolutions. 

You are applying to work with Saint-Gobain Glass this is one of more than 30 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that operate within UK and Ireland. Regardless of which business you join, you will be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.

Our Ambition as a business?

At Saint-Gobain, our goal is to ‘Create great living places and improve people’s daily life’. We design, manufacture and distribute materials and solutions, which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. They can be found everywhere in our living places and our daily life: in buildings, transportation, infrastructure and in many industrial applications. They provide comfort, performance and safety while addressing the challenges of sustainable construction, resource efficiency and climate change. 

Do you want to be part of this vision? Click apply, we would love to hear from you.