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Electrical Engineer / Drives Technician

Industrial drives - unlimited possibilities for your business - Low voltage  AC | ABBLocation:   Kent

Salary:       Competitive Wage + Optional Overtime + Benefits

Contract:  Full time, Permanent    

The role will be diverse as MKE are a reactive business, however it will involve the installation of variable speed drives, fault finding with industrial control systems mainly for 3 phase motor starters including star/delta, soft starts and variable speed drives. The ideal candidate will have previous experience working on such equipment through a qualification scheme, time served apprenticeship or similar.


  • Must hold a valid UK Driving Licence.
  • Comfortable working as an individual or part of a team on installation works.
  • To have passed 17th / 18th Edition IEE wiring regulations.
  • To be able to follow instructions / directions.
  • To be able to talk with customers about their work requirements and resolve problems.
  • Fault finding and repairs to electrical installations and control systems.
  • Removal / replacement of motor starters and control gear.
  • To be able to carry out modification work to an existing control panel.
  • Good unstanding of and ability to follow electrical drawings.
  • 2391 or 2394/2395 Qualifications would be an advantage but not necessary.

MKE is an equal opportunities employer and does not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender or disability. In order to apply for this position you must be able to prove your eligibility to live & work in the UK (e.g. birth certificate, passport, NI number).

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