Electrical Supervisor - Heavy Industry

Hemel Hempstead
Renewable Energy
£47000 - £450000 per annum + van & benefits
14-06-2022 02:07 PM

Electrical Supervisor - Heavy Industry
Hemel Hempstead
£45,000 to £47,000 (inc. allowances) + van and benefits

Astute are working with a unique business who are looking for an Electrical Supervisor to join their team. The client provides operational and engineering services to fuel and gas pipelines and needs an Electrical Supervisor to join them with the main purpose, being to perform and supervise maintenance tasks on COMAH top tier storage terminals and pipeline systems.

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

  • The development of planned and reactive maintenance across heavy industrial plant
  • Maintaining the CMMS systems
  • Planning and organising the workload of the Electrical Team on site, which will be 2 to 3 Electrical Technicians on a daily basis
  • Ongoing testing, inspection and fault-finding of integral electrical equipment
  • Ensuring high operational performance and the optimisation of the plant through electrical improvement projects on site
  • Completing maintenance, testing and adjustments on instrumentation including work on intrinsically safe circuits and Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS)
  • Attaining and maintaining competency as an authorised person to work on electrical power and control systems including HV/LV with responsibility to produce and approve switching and isolation plans
  • Ensuring the provision of spares and parts
  • Other duties as required (a full and detailed job spec is available upon enquiry)

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

  • Excellent knowledge of electrical safety standards and regulations
  • Ideally a minimum of HNC/HND in an electrical discipline, but NVQ 3 will be considered
  • Experience in supervising and managing a small team would be hugely advantageous
  • COMPEX and/or experience working on a top tier COMAH site are hugely advantageous
  • Full UK driving licence

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

  • Up to £38,500 basic salary
  • £8,500 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 sthwaites@astutetechnical.co.uk or ring 07441391669 and ask to speak to Sophie Thwaites 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.

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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!