Instrument Technician x 2 - Oil & Gas

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    Alton, Hampshire

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    bonus, pension, healthcare

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    Steve Utton

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    4 months ago

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Instrument Technician x 2 - Oil & Gas


Excellent salary + bonus + benefits


We are currently recruiting for 2 experienced Instrument Technicians to join an operational on-site gas storage plant in Hampshire. The Instrument Technicians will be responsible for all ppm and reactive maintenance work on a variety of instruments (pressure, flow, temperature etc) as well as some electrical work.

Roles & Responsibilities

Reporting int o the Instrument Team Leader you will be responsible for:

  • Fault finding, planning and carrying out routine and non-routine maintenance tasks
  • Servicing various types of Instrumentation equipment, i.e.: transmitters, controllers and analysers in a timely and efficient manner
  • Where possible, responding to 24hour call outs or assisting on plant breakdowns outside of work hours
  • Carrying out isolations to the safety requirements and procedures of the plant
  • Assisting with the other technicians and maintenance staff and having knowledge to enhance the efficiency and quality of the in-house servicing of various equipment

Skills & Qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following:

  • A time served apprenticeship in C&I / EC&I maintenance along with a relevant engineering qualification such as NVQ, ONC, HNC, HND etc.
  • At least 4 years' post apprenticeship experience as an Instrument Technician gained in a heavy process environment/sector (e.g. power station, chemical plant, paper mill, refinery, steel works or oil and gas)
  • Electrical maintenance skills will also be required
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Strong knowledge and experience in electrical maintenance
  • Knowledge and skills using computer programmes such as: Microsoft office etc.
  • Team player, shows diligence and reliability

Salary & Package

What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • An excellent salary
  • Private medical cover
  • Excellent Pension
  • Income protection
  • A performance related bonus
  • Holiday allowance

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to sutton@astutetechnical.co.uk or ring 02392 288 215 and ask to speak to Steve who can tell you more.

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