EC&I Technician - CCGT Power STation

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    Kings Lynn, Norfolk

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    Daniel Grosvenor

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    about 1 month ago

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EC&I Technician - CCGT Power Station
Competitive Salary + Benefits


We are looking for an EC&I Technician to join the Maintenance Department of a state of the art CCGT Power Station in South Lincolnshire. This station has a generating capacity of 819MW with two Gas Turbines and one Steam Turbine with a thermal efficiency of 54%.

Roles & Responsibilities

Reporting directly to the EC&I Maintenance Supervisor, as an EC&I Technician, you will be responsible for:

  • Carrying out fault diagnosis, repairs, planned and unplanned maintenance activities within the Power Station to ensure maximum availability for the day to day Operations.
  • Supervise specialist contractors during periods of high activity, such as Outages or unplanned Shutdowns.
  • Maintaining and documenting all work within the sites CMMS including planning future activities.
  • Carry out calibration on a variety of Instrumentation equipment, including Temperature, Flow, Pressure, sensors.
  • Maintain Electrical equipment including HV generators, switchgear, AVR's, transformers, drives, motors and inverters.
  • Maintain the sites DCS system in addition to PLC's and Input/Output (I/O) devices.
  • Maintaining the continuous emission monitoring systems (CEMS)
  • Assist during OPEX & CAPEX projects as required.
  • Ensuring all work is carried out in line with company health and safety policies and procedures

Skills & Qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following:

  • A relevant technical qualification such as an HNC/HND in electrical or C&I engineering
  • At least five years' experience in a EC&I maintenance role, post apprenticeship, in a heavy process environment/sector (e.g. power station, chemical plant, paper mill, refinery, steel works etc).
  • Experience with control systems (DCS, SCADA, PLC's) and instrumentation (flow, pressure, temperature, level etc) equipment
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of HV/MV/LV electrical systems
  • Ideally an IOSH or NEBOSH or Health & Safety Qualification

Salary & Package

What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • A competitive salary
  • Discretionary Bonus,
  • Benefits package including Pension
  • Opportunity to work on a highly efficient CCGT Power Station

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to dgrosvenor@astutetechnical.co.uk or ring 02392 288 286 and ask to speak to Dan Grosvenor 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.