EC&I Technician

  • Location

    Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

  • Sector:

    Renewable Energy

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £45000 per annum + Company Benefits

  • Contact:

    Kyle Shinn

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  • Published:

    20 days ago

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EC&I Technician
c£45,000 + Benefits
Milton Keynes

We are currently seeking to recruit an Electrical, Controls & Instrumentation Technician / EC&I Technician, to work on a 24/7 power generation process plant based in the Milton Keynes area. Our client is a leading company within the waste management & power generation industry, with the opportunity for an experienced EC&I Technician to join their team.

As an EC&I Technician, you will be responsible for:

  • EC&I maintenance on heavy process plant / power generation equipment (PLCs, SCADA, sensors, probes, conveyors, pumps, motors etc.)
  • Planned & preventative maintenance across the site
  • Responding to breakdowns
  • Troubleshooting, fault finding & calibrations
  • Ensuring operations run at optimum capacity with minimum downtime
  • Other duties as required

To be considered for this position, you should ideally be a time-served Maintenance Engineer (Electrical bias), with a strong understanding of Controls & Instrumentation. You should have experience maintaining large/heavy process equipment and be flexible towards working on a shift pattern. Those with a Marine Engineering / ex-Forces background will also be considered.

The package on offer for this position includes a base salary c£45,000, plus good company benefits including overtime, pension, etc.

If you are interested in applying for this opportunity, please email a copy of your latest CV to kshinn@astutetechnical.co.uk or call Kyle Shinn on 02392 288 284 for more information.

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. 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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