Cold End Day Electrician


Doncaster, ENG, GB, DN2 4RH

Job ID:  54313
Estimated Travel:  0 - 25%
Contract Type:  Employee
Talent Area:  Engineering



Cold End Engineering Electrician – Days

Doncaster Business Unit

Open to internal & external candidates.


The Doncaster business unit has manufactured glass containers since 1968 and is part of a leading supplier in glass packaging solutions for the world’s leading brands.

Currently recruiting for the position of Electrician, reporting to Cold End Engineering Supervision.


The main duties of the role include:

  • Prepare cold end equipment ready for job changes and potential break downs to ensure that equipment meets necessary specifications for the new job
  • Take part in job changes, setting up and adjusting cold end equipment as necessary to maintain efficient operations during and after the job change
  • Identify and rectify faults with cold end equipment to maintain efficiency and reduce downtime
  • Maintain departmental records to establish and maintain a well-informed team.
  • Work as part of an effective team to manage & control the workload throughout the shift and communicate to all levels of personnel at Doncaster


The ideal candidate will:

  • Gained a recognised apprentice electrical engineering qualification, or equivalent
  • Understanding of glass container terminology and fault awareness
  • Analytical skills, experience with PLCs preferably Allen Bradley
  • Previous experience of a FMCG environment is highly desired
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Able to follow instruction and work under pressure
  • Health, safety & hygiene awareness


What we offer:

  • Competitive salary (minimum £28,603 – Maximum £35,256 per annum) Grade 6
  • Training and development
  • Defined Contribution Pension Scheme matched up to 10%


Closing Date: 2nd October 2023

About Ardagh Group

Ardagh Group is a global leader in metal and glass packaging solutions, producing packaging for the world’s leading brands. We trace our roots all the way back to the Irish Glass Bottle Company, founded in 1932. Since then we have grown rapidly to a team of more than 20,000 people with revenues of almost $10 billion. Today we have a presence across Europe, Africa and the Americas.


  • Did you know that Ardagh produce many of the beverage cans and bottles you drink your favourite beverages from?
  • Did you know we produce metal and glass packaging which are permanent materials, meaning they can be infinitely recycled without any loss of quality?
  • Did you know we produce more than 160 million containers per day?


Ardagh is passionate about sustainability and have a reputation for innovation. We push the boundaries of what’s possible, pioneering new production methods, new design techniques and new ways to recycle and save energy. Our aim is to reduce any negative environmental impact whilst remaining economically sustainable and socially responsible.

We believe that the success of our business depends on the success of our people. We strive to create working environments where our employees feel valued, can work to their full potential, and where their achievements are celebrated.

Here at Ardagh, we offer exciting and rewarding opportunities for talented and creative people. If you have ambition and want to make an impact with your career, come and join our team, you’ll enjoy the journey!

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