Electrical Engineer - CHP

Barking and Dagenham
Company Benefits
30-04-2021 12:52 PM

Electrical Engineer - CHP

Competitive Salary + Benefits

East London

Astute are looking for an Electrical Engineer to join the Maintenance Team on a Combined Heat and Power facility in East London. Utilising the latest technology, the site is producing ~20MW of Heat & Power from used fats, oils and greases (FOGS) from the local area.

Reporting to the Operations Supervisor you will be responsible for the providing engineering support on site ensuring regular maintenance is carried out, planning and scheduling major works and delivering against the contract KPI's.

This is a new position on a new site currently going through Commissioning, you will have the support of the Operations Supervisor and a Support Team based in the client's offices.

Roles & Responsibilities

As the Electrical Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Planning the day to day maintenance and deliver reactive maintenance works along with assisting in planning major outages, shutdowns and plant improvements.
  • Oversee all maintenance work by monitoring the performance of the PPM and ensure all risks are managed.
  • Ensuring all works are carried out in a safe and efficient manner, in line with company guidelines and all applicable legislative requirements.
  • Delivering an improved plant reliability program.
  • Acting as a technical authority for the staff on site, delivering training and coaching when required.
  • Manage on site projects in line with the company and client procedures
  • Ensure all technical documentation is accurately stored including the sites CMMS, ensuring records are kept up to date and actioned in a timely manner.
  • Assisting with the development of an onsite ISO QMS, ensuring all engineering systems are maintained and compliant at all times.
  • Managing the Long-Term Service Agreement contracts within budget requirements and also managing specific cost centres.

Skills & Qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following experience and qualifications:

  • Minimum HNC in an Electrical Engineering discipline.
  • Supervisory Working experience in a 24/7 Process/Power Generation/Energy From Waste/Biomass/Refinery environment with exposure to; Maintenance & Contract Management, Outage Management, Plant Improvement Projects and Legislative compliance
  • PLC, SCADA and DCS experience (Allen Bradley, Siemens S5/S7, Mitsubishi)
  • Familiar with Planning tools such as Project, P3 etc
  • H&S Aware - Worked to a safe systems of work policy including Permit to Work, RAMS, Isolations etc

How to apply?

If you are interested in this position, please contact Kyle Shinn on 02392 288 284 or send a CV and Cover Letter to kshinn@astutetechnical.co.uk

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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A friendly environment that takes work seriously. Everyone at Astute seems to very much enjoy being here and that reflects on the atmosphere in such a positive way. No one ever seems to have an issue with lending a helping hand when it is needed. The way that the staff on the floor are very focused and hardworking spurs you on to be the same. The saying "Work hard, play hard" could not apply more to the lovely bunch I have the pleasure of working with. I really feel as though I have fitted in well at Astute.

I have received nothing but the heartiest welcome into the Business. Not your normal recruitment agency. Firstly, you receive thorough training. Instantly you get the welcoming atmosphere and there is great team morale. Management listens, Colleagues listen and my opinion and any offering I contribute, I feel is valued and taken seriously. I really enjoy the level of support I receive as a newbie to both Recruitment and the world of Technical and I genuinely feel valued. I would highly recommend and already have to many of my contacts!