Electrical Technician - Heavy Industry

Hemel Hempstead
Renewable Energy
£32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + van and benefits
11-05-2022 11:17 AM

Electrical Technician - Pipelines
Hemel Hempstead
£32,000 + £6k allowances + van and benefits

Astute are working with a unique business who are looking for an Electrical Technician to join their team. The client provides operational and engineering services to fuel and gas pipelines and need an Electrical Technician to join the depot and work across their heavy industrial plant.

Roles & Responsibilities
Reporting directly to the Electrical Supervisor, as an Electrical Technician, you will be responsible for:

  • Day to day electrical maintenance work across the site, including on rotary equipment, controls and instrumentation
  • Helping to maintain a minimum plant operability status of 98%
  • Carrying out fault diagnosis, repairs, planned and unplanned maintenance activities on all electrical assets, including motors, switchgear, generators, actuators etc
  • Continual learning around PLC systems and gaining more electrical experience on maintain them
  • Ongoing electrical maintenance of all aspects of the site, from lighting runs to heavy industrial equipment
  • Maintaining maintenance reports using a CMMS and contributing to continuous improvement measures
  • Other duties as required

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • A recognised electrical engineering qualification to NVQ Level 3 minimum, or working towards this
  • At least a year's experience in a heavy industrial or hazardous working environment
  • HV experience would be great, but not essential
  • COMPEX would be ideal, but not essential

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Up to £32,000 basic salary
  • £6,407 of guaranteed allowances added to salary
  • Excellent pension contributions
  • Company Van
  • Private medical and other benefits

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to tnorford@astutetechnical.co.uk or ring 02393 910108 and ask to speak to Tim Norford who can tell you more.

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.

Become part of something great

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!