Location: LEGOLAND Windsor Resort, SL4 4AY
Hours: Open Season (March-Oct): 4 on 2 off 06:00-14:30/14:00-22:30 Closed Season (Nov-Feb) Mon-Fri 07:00-15:30
Salary: up to £41,000 + bonus, pension, life assurance, holiday and Merlin Magic Pass – 20 free tickets to our attractions rising to 40 after a year’s service.
Do you have experience of working as an Engineer or Technician?
Are you able to fault find using PLC’s?
Are you looking for a new role and looking to join one of the world’s largest leisure & entertainments providers?
We are currently recruiting for An Electrical Engineer at the UK’s favourite children’s theme park; the LEGOLAND® Windsor Resort. The LEGOLAND Windsor Resort is the ultimate destination for families with children age 2-12. The Resort is home to two awesome LEGO themed Hotels and a host of rides, shows and attractions built around the iconic LEGO® brick. This role is based at the Windsor theme park, located in 150 acres of beautiful parkland.
2021 is set to be one of the most exciting years yet, we’re celebrating the LEGOLAND® Windsor Resort turning 25. 25 years of building memories, 25 years of family fun and 25 years of everything being awesome! As well as celebrating our birthday we will be launching a brand new land LEGO® MYTHICA: World of Mythical Creatures … what a time to join us and start your awesome career.
Reporting to the Lead Electrical Technician the Electrical Engineer will form part of our maintenance team with the responsibility of completing a variety of planned (PPM’s) and reactive maintenance across our rides and attractions.
Reporting to the Engineering Shift Supervisor the Electrical Engineer will form part of our maintenance team with the responsibility of completing a variety of planned (PPM’s) and reactive maintenance across our rides and attractions ensuring that our rides & attractions have a 99% technical ride availability.
What the job of Electrical Engineer involves
To work as an operational engineer carrying out PPM, reactive maintenance and ride start up tasks.
To respond to any breakdowns and ensure that work is completed safely, efficiently and in-line with department procedures.
To ensure a safe working environment/safe working practises are adopted at all times and any potential health & safety hazards are reported to the department
management team, immediately for appropriate corrective action.
To complete work related risk assessments.
To ensure written documentation relating to pre-opening checks and maintenance works are accurate to reflect changes in procedure.
To carry out fault finding and rectification on ride systems.
Assists guests, on request, to enjoy their day in line with company Customer Care procedures.
We are looking for the following skills and experience:
Qualified to a City & Guild or NVQ level 2 or equivalent within an Electrical Engineering / Technician discipline
Experience of fault finding and use of programmable logic controls (PLC’s) such as; Siemens, Omron, Allen Bradley, Mitsubishi.
Experience of working within a heavy industrial / automated environment such as; FMCG, Manufacturing, Logistics, Airport or Theme Park
Knowledge and practical experience of various motor controls including inverters
Able to read and understand electrical drawings.
Experience of PPM Systems of Work.
Benefits of joining the LEGOLAND Windsor Resort:
Pro Rata Holiday Allowance based on 28 days full time equivalent
Private pension scheme
Life assurance scheme
Employee assistance programme
Ongoing Training & Development
Merlin Magic Pass – 20 free tickets for you, your family and friends to enjoy all of our Merlin Attractions across the world rising to 40 after a year’s service
25% discount in Merlin retail shops and restaurants
40% discount online off LEGO, and much more!
A job with Merlin isn’t like a job anywhere else. With attractions around the world, from rollercoasters to wax figures, we don’t trade in suits, handshakes or briefcases. We trade in fun. In smiles, shrieks and spine-tingles. In Memories. In magic. But there are no tricks behind our magic. Instead, there are people like you. Passionate, dedicated people who are committed to making sure our worldwide attractions and guests’ experiences are the best they can be.
To apply for the position of Electrical Engineer within our rides maintenance team please use the ‘Apply Now’ function
LEGOLAND Windsor Resort is an equal opportunities employer and will provide reasonable support to disabled applicants throughout the recruitment process. If you feel that you need any additional support or reasonable adjustments to take part in the interview process, please contact the Recruitment Team on firstname.lastname@example.org
Everyone Matters at Merlin.
At Merlin we welcome the world to our magical attractions and resorts every day and we want to reflect that same multicultural mix inside our business too. We strive to create an inclusive and diverse workplace where people can be themselves, have the same opportunities and thrive together. Because at Merlin, everyone matters!
Together, we work to create a workplace where everyone feels valued, no matter their age, race, gender, disability or sexual orientation. Although we understand that we'll always be learning and growing, we aim to be the most inclusive and flexible employer in our industry.