Maintenance Electrical Engineer

Engineering Opportunities! Great starting salary and overtime rates!

O’Kane Resourcing, working on behalf of Moy Park are keen to speak to time/skill served Engineers.

Moy Park is one of the UK’s top 15 food companies, Northern Ireland’s largest private sector business and one of Europe’s leading poultry producers. With a turnover of £1.4 billion the company employs over 12,000 people across 13 manufacturing locations in the UK, Ireland, France and Holland.  Moy Park is part of Pilgrim’s Pride, one of the world’s leading chicken producers.  As Moy Park continues its growth momentum, they wish to recruit for the following position(s):

Maintenance Electrical Engineer

The job incumbent reports directly to their respective Chargehand and Engineering Coordinators and indirectly to the site Engineering Manager. They will be required to work independently as required and have a good working relationship with production management and operators. Willing to give technical advice to production when required.

Key Duties include:

  • Installation work for Three Phase and Single Phase applications.
  • Repairs and maintenance of PLC controlled machinery.
  • Repair and installation of high voltage distribution systems.
  • Diagnostic work on Three Phase motors.
  • Scale calibration and maintenance.
  • Actively participate in fault finding / re-engineering of plant and equipment to ensure continuous improvement of all operations.
  • Implementation of Preventative Maintenance schedules and completing associated Work Management documentation.
  • Reading of electrical drawings.
  • Any other reasonable duties as required.

The Person:

  • Must be a Time/Skill-Served Electrician with Industrial Experience.
  • Must have an electrical aptitude and be able to read electrical drawings.
  • Must be able to diagnose and solve problems, fault finding experience on automated machinery essential
  • Good reasoning ability essential.
  • Must have experience of Three and Single Phase motors.
  • The ability to make decisions and organise time is desirable.
  • Showing initiative and good communication skills is desirable.
  • Good interpersonal skills are desirable.
  • Experience of PLC controlled machinery is desirable.
  • Experience of High Voltage Distribution System is desirable.
  • Experience of poultry processing machinery is desirable.
  • Experience within a Food Processing Industry is desirable.
  • Food Processing/High Speed Packaging experience is desirable.


A competitive salary is on offer together with excellent care and holiday entitlements. These positions operate across a continental shift pattern that includes every other weekend. Please contact us for more details.


To find out more, please submit a comprehensive CV which should clearly demonstrate how you are suited to this role, including your remuneration expectations through the link here. Alternatively, please call Greg Quinn on 028 3028 2407 or 07900 361608 in strict confidence. We are a recruitment agency acting on behalf of this employer.

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