Equipment Maintenance Engineer (Electrical)
Permanent Full time, 37 hours per week, Monday-
IXYS UK Westcode Ltd, part of IXYS Corporation a leader in power semiconductor and power management/display integrated circuit manufacture, is looking for an Equipment Maintenance Engineer (Electrical) to join our Maintenance Group based at our manufacturing facility in Chippenham, Wiltshire.
The successful candidate will be an integral part of the Maintenance Group and will need to be a highly self-
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Maintain and repair all equipment required for production.
Be familiar with the principles of fault-
Read and understand circuit schematic drawings.
Perform calibrations and PM’s of the equipment.
Possess rudimental knowledge of pneumatic, hydraulic and mechanical systems.
Have a good general understanding of mechanical engineering.
Have an understanding of Risk Assessments, PURA and safe working practices.
Operate fully within the guidelines for Health & Safety and emergency procedures, particularly those identified in the Occupational Health & Safety Management System.
ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS/JOB REQUIREMENTS:
Time served apprenticeship in an Electrical Engineering discipline.
HNC in Electrical Engineering
A positive team attitude, with the added ability to work individually to get the work done.
Be able to deal with changing priorities, and use own initiative.
Able to communicate effectively at all levels, and update regularly the progress of open issues, also build relationships with all departments.
Commit to the continuous improvement & effectiveness of the Maintenance team.
Have a desire to learn and understand the equipment, and strive for permanent effective repairs.
Be PC literate, which includes closing off jobs effectively, and emails etc.
Work occasional overtime if the need arises on critical equipment.
If you are interested in applying for a position in the IXYS UK Westcode Product Engineering group, please send your most recent curriculum vitae and covering letter to Ms K Read, HR Manager, IXYS UK Westcode Ltd, Langley Park Way, Langley Park, Chippenham, Wiltshire SN15 1GE or via e-
IXYS UK Westcode appoints on merit.
Short listing is carried out objectively by assessing the information you provide against the requirements of the job as set out in the vacancy. If you are short listed, you will be contacted and invited to attend an interview. We will also tell you if we need you to do anything else such as a skills test.
Compliance: Eligibility to Work in the UK is required.
|Isolated Base Modules|
|Power Semiconductor Accessories|
|Standard Base Clamp Assemblies|
|Fast Recovery Diodes|
|Soft Recovery Diodes|
|Extra Fast Recovery Diodes|
|High Power Sonic FRD's|
|Rectifier Diodes - Capsules|
|Rectifier Diodes - Studs|
|Soft Rect Diodes-Capsules|
|Phase Control Thyristors|
|Fast Switching Thyristors|
|Distributed Gate Thyristors|
|Medium Voltage Thyristors|
|Gate Turn-Off Thyristors|
|Phase Control Thyristors - Capsules|
|Phase Control Thyristors - Studs|
|Fast Switching Thy - Capsules|
|Fast Switching Thy - Studs|