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  • Posted: Nov 14, 2022
    Deadline: Not specified
  • British American Tobacco plc (informally BAT) is a British multinational tobacco company headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It is one of the world’s five largest tobacco companies. BAT has a market-leading position in over 50 countries and operations in around 180 countries. Its four largest-selling brands are Dunhill, Lucky Strike, Kent and ...
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    Electrical Technician


    The Electrical Technician supports the Shift Team Lead in delivering the PQCDSM – Production, Quality, Cost, Delivery, Safety and Morale, in order to achieve the Compelling Business Need by thorough application of RTT/ IWS tools. Our new colleague, in conjunction with the Equipment Owner are ensuring their equipment is operated and maintained at base conditions and improvements required to reach goals are completed.


    • Collaborate across lines and cell with other technicians as required to maintain cohesive, responsive, flexible organization.

    • Mentor and develop Technician I and Operating Teams

    • Actively participate in project delivery and execution

    • As a member of Operating AM team, drives and performs all AM related activities and actions within Shift. Includes RTT DMS, step progression, and maintenance of standards

    • Use Risk Prediction whenever you are performing a non-routine task on your equipment (i.e. defect fixing)

    • Drives safety defects through completion with a high sense of urgency

    • Performs weekly & monthly CILs

    • Maintains and updates all standards in Equipment (i.e. CIL, OPLs, lube map, safety map, centrelines, defect list, etc.)

    • Capable to perform all PMs

    • Collaborates with PM resource to identify and update PMs as needed

    • Participates in Breakdown Elimination and leads improvements to eliminate reoccurring BDs

    • Continues to create OPLs to guide others how to help you keep your equipment maintained at standard

    • Understand, follow, and insure compliance with QA and HS&E Key Elements. Eliminate Root Cause of any outages

    • Lead issue resolution “to Root Cause” on the floor of chronic stops, especially during Shift DDS.


    • Academic qualification in City & Guilds (Engineering/Electrical/Electronics/Instrumentation), NABTEB (Technical Trade), or National Diploma (Electrical/Electronics) from a recognized institution.

    • A strong working knowledge of technical training, fault finding, troubleshooting techniques on either Making or Packing machines

    • A good understanding of electrical, electronics and instrumentation processes, both hands on and theory will be required

    • Ability to interpret schematic drawings (to component level)

    • Intermediate knowledge on PLC's, HMI's and also good knowledge on Siemens SIMATIC S7 controllers

    • Knowledge of fault analysis of hardwire relay logic, motor control circuits, motor power circuits (120V to 480V 3phase) and common utility / lighting circuits

    • Ability to analyse problems, identify solutions, project consequences of proposed actions and implement recommendations in support of goals.

    • A high degree of inter-personal skills will be required to establish credentials and to pass on knowledge and experience to newer team members.

    • Effective communication skills in order to deliver superior performance

    • Ability to effectively prioritize competing needs

    • High level of personal responsibility and accountability for results


    At BAT we are committed to our Purpose of creating A Better Tomorrow. This is what drives our people and our passion for innovation. See what is possible for you at BAT.

    • Global Top Employer with 53,000 BAT people across more than 180 markets

    • Brands sold in over 200 markets, made in 44 factories in 42 countries

    • Newly established Tech Hubs building world-class capabilities for innovation in 4 strategic locations

    • Diversity leader in the Financial Times and International Women’s Day Best Practice winner

    • Seal Award winner – one of 50 most sustainable companies

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