Electrical Craft Team Member

Date: 19 May 2024

Location: Hartlepool, North East, GB

Company: Tata Steel

Job Description

Job Title:         Electrical Craft Team Member (Shifts)

Business:        Tata Steel Tubes

Location:         Hartlepool (TS25)

Salary:             £42,238 basic (Inclusive of shift allowance) rising to £46,395 upon demonstration of site specific competencies + quarterly bonus

Closing Date:  Monday 27th May 2024


We believe that our strength is not just in our steel but the diversity of our workforce. Our people make the difference.


Are you up for the challenge of maintaining and repairing electrical equipment in an innovative industrial environment?

Can you harness your skills to ensure the reliability and precision of electrical circuits, directly impacting the quality and consistency of steel output?


If so, our Hartlepool site wants to hear from you…


Tata Tube Products are one of Europe’s leading pipe suppliers with a long and successful track record in the energy industry. We offer products and services that enable energy resources to be extracted, transported, processed and distributed all the way to the final consumer. Our products and services are specially packaged to meet our client’s needs whether they are in the Oil Country Tubular Goods (OCTG), Offshore Pipeline, Process Plant or Onshore Pipeline sectors of the industry.



What you will do


A vacancy has arisen for an Electrical Team Member to join the Engineering team based at the 20” Pipe Mill, Hartlepool.

We are looking for someone to provide first line expertise to our manufacturing areas as part of a small, multi-disciplined engineering team.


Reporting to the shift engineer, you’ll:

  • Assist the engineering team in carrying out preventative & reactive maintenance
  • Continuously maintain Health, Safety & Environmental standards, ensure safe working procedures are followed
  • Provide first line technical expertise and knowledge to identify and rectify faults to minimise plant downtime
  • Suggesting and implementing improvements to process control systems through collaboratively working with relevant peers
  • Possess a high quality of work, ensuring any deficiencies found are repaired expediently and are robust enough to prevent recurrence


This position will operate on shift pattern working 12 hour Days and Nights, 2 days, 2 nights and 4 days off. 



What you will need


We want to speak to people that can bring a problem solving approach to their work. You’ll have completed an electrical apprenticeship, or possess a recognised electrical maintenance qualification (NVQ or similar). The successful candidate will ideally have a background in heavy engineering manufacturing, as well as possessing excellent interpersonal skills.


We’d also love to speak with individuals who have experience with:

  • Industrial/domestic wiring
  • Overhead Cranes & associated safety systems
  • PLC's in the main Siemens & Allen Bradley including HMI's
  • Expertise with AC and DC motor/gearbox drive systems of various configurations
  • Variable speed motor control with inverters and converters, including speed feedback devices
  • Interpret electrical drawings
  • Awareness of Safety related control systems


For more information or for an informal discussion please contact: Jon.Taylor@tatasteeleurope.com



Why us?


Tata Steel is one of the world’s top 10 steel producers. The combined group has an annual aggregate crude steel capacity of more than 33 million tonnes with approximately 80,000 employees across four continents. We’re part of the Tata Group, one of the largest, most diverse conglomerates in the world with businesses in the UK including Tata Steel, Jaguar Land Rover and Tetley Tea.


Sustainability is at the very heart of what we do and we are dedicated to managing our operations responsibly and to continuously improving our performance. Innovating for tomorrow, making a positive impact today.


Tata Steel in the UK is committed to our ambition of reducing energy consumption and to becoming a carbon neutral steelmaker by 2045, to find out more about our journey click here Stoves cooking less carbon – YouTube



To learn more about who we are and what we can offer our future employees, please click on the link to watch the following video: Tata Steel – A place you can thrive – YouTube 

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