Back to job search

Electrical Technician - Biomass Power Station

Eye, Suffolk

£30000 - £40000 per annum


Sector: Power

Posted: 24/10/2023

Ref: BBBH23840_1698141668

Electrical Technician - Biomass Power Station
Competitive Salary + Benefits Package
We are currently recruiting an Electrical Technician to join the Maintenance department of a Biomass Power Station in Suffolk. You will be to providing front line maintenance at the facility and be responsible for all aspects of the safe, compliant, and efficient maintenance on the electrical equipment and systems on site.
Roles & Responsibilities
Reporting to the Maintenance Manager you will be responsible for:
  • Undertake and support the daily planned maintenance activities
  • Complete fault finding, diagnosis and repairs of the electrical plant which include motors, pumps, fans, electrical systems etc
  • Undertake measures to improve the plant reliability, efficiency, and performance of the plant proactively, always in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Maintain the site CMMS and record all historical works undertaken.
  • Supervise 3rd party subcontracts on all scheduled and unscheduled maintenance activities.
  • Complete health and safety paperwork following company guidelines.
  • Work in a 1-in-4 on-call rota, being available to respond to issues on site and support them accordingly.
Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:
  • A relevant technical qualification such as a City & Guilds Level 3/Apprenticeship in a relevant electrical engineering discipline.
  • At least 3 years' experience in a Maintenance environment on a Power Station/Heavy Process Plant. This could be Energy from Waste, CCGT, Biomass, CHP, Nuclear, Petrochemical etc.
  • Having experience with mechanical systems beneficial
  • Ideally an IOSH or similar certificate
Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:
  • A competitive salary
  • Company benefits package
  • Opportunity to join a Green Power Generating company with career progression
How to apply?
To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up-to-date CV to or call 02392 288212 to speak to Ruth Winter 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.

Apply now