EC&I Technician - Biomass Power Station

EC&I Technician - Biomass Power Station

Job Title: EC&I Technician - Biomass Power Station
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Widnes, Cheshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH12928_1545408928
Contact Name: Jane Walsh
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 21, 2018 16:15

Job Description

E,C&I Technician - Biomass Power Station


Competitive salary + benefits


We are recruiting for an Electrical, Control & Instrumentation Technician (C&I bias) to join the maintenance department of a recently commissioned Biomass Power station in Cheshire area. The EC&I Technician will be responsible for pre-planned and reactive maintenance work on all electrical and C&I related equipment to ensure plant downtime is kept to a minimum. This is a great opportunity to join a new facility in the early stages of its life cycle.

Roles & Responsibilities

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

  • Pre-planned and reactive maintenance duties on all electrical, controls and instrumentation assets across the power station
  • Fault finding/maintaining electrical systems, 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

Skills & Qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Ideally an HND/HNC/ONC in an Electrical/Electronic Engineering discipline
  • Have significant experience working with PLC's, Control Systems, DCS, SCADA and Instrumentation
  • At least 4 years' experience on a power station or other heavy process plants such as petrochemical, refinery or pharmaceutical in EC&I maintenance
  • Instrumentation Bias

Salary & Package

What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Competitive salary
  • Excellent benefits package
  • Chance to join a new recently commissioned plant

How to Apply

To apply for this exciting opportunity simply send a copy of your up to date CV and covering letter to or alternatively you can call 023 939 10039 and speak to Jane Walsh who can tell you more.

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