C&I Engineer - Renewable Energy

C&I Engineer - Renewable Energy

Job Title: C&I Engineer - Renewable Energy
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + van, benefits
Reference: N9551CM
Contact Name: Cherie Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 20, 2016 17:37

Job Description

Control & Instrumentation Technician - Power Generation

£35,000 - £40,000 + van, benefits

Manchester / Sheffield / Scotland

We are currently seeking to recruit a Control & Instrumentation Technician / Electrical & Instrumentation Engineer / E&I Technician / EC&I Engineer, to work on a range of Renewable Energy / Power Generation / Biogas plants across the North of the UK. Our client is a leading company within the Renewable Energy industry, with the opportunity for an experienced C&I Engineer to join their team.

As a Control & Instrumentation Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Planned and preventative maintenance across the sites
  • Providing specialist maintenance, repair & troubleshooting to support all C&I equipment
  • Ensuring that essential services such as software backups and PLC programs are kept up to date & available
  • Electrical, Controls & Instrumentation maintenance on heavy process plant / power generating equipment (PLCs, sensors, fault finding, etc.)
  • Ensuring that the plant runs at optimum capacity with minimal 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. PLC programming & fault finding knowledge is essential. You should also have relevant experience maintaining large/heavy process equipment, and be flexible working across multiple sites based in the North.

The package on offer for this position includes an attractive salary in the range of £35,000-£40,000, plus company van, benefits, etc. This is a field based position therefore a full UK driving licence is essential.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please email a copy of your latest CV to or call Cherie Moore on 02392 221 600.

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.