Control & Instrumentation Technician - EFW Power Station

Control & Instrumentation Technician - EFW Power Station

Job Title: Control & Instrumentation Technician - EFW Power Station
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheshire, England
Salary: £32000 - £34500 per annum + 10% bonus, pension
Reference: BBBH10828_1499358562
Contact Name: Steve Utton
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 06, 2017 17:29

Job Description

Control & Instrumentation Technician x 2 - Energy from Waste Power Station

Salary circa £34,500 + benefits



We're currently recruiting for 2 Control and Instrumentation Technicians to join the maintenance department of an energy from waste power station in the Cheshire area. Reporting in to the C&I Engineer you will be responsible for pre-planned and reactive maintenance duties on all instrumentation and control systems across the plant.

What you will be doing...

Typical duties will include:

  • Fault finding and maintaining instrumentation (pressure, temperature, level & flow) and control systems
  • Calibrating instrumentation
  • Programming the sites DCS and other PLC systems
  • Conducting continuous improvement activities, plant modifications and design work
  • Supervising 3rd party contractors

A full job description can be available on request.

What you will need...

  • Ideally an HNC/ONC/NVQ in an Electrical / Electronic or C&I Engineering or similar
  • Have significant experience working with PLC's, Control Systems, DCS, SCADA and Instrumentation (pressure, temperature, level and flow)
  • At least 4 years' experience on a power station or other heavy process plant such as petrochemical, refinery or pharmaceutical in C&I maintenance. Recently qualified EC&I / C&I apprentices would also be considered

What's in it for you...

  • A competitive basic salary of circa £34,500
  • A bonus up to 10%
  • Overtime at 1.5x
  • A contributory pension scheme

How to apply...

To apply for this exciting opportunity simply send a copy of your up to date CV and covering letter to or call 02392 288 215 to speak to Steve.

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