EC&I Technician - CCGT Power Station

EC&I Technician - CCGT Power Station

Job Title: EC&I Technician - CCGT Power Station
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Port Talbot, Neath Port Talbot
Salary: Pension & Bonus
Reference: BBBH12835_1543921181
Contact Name: Daniel Grosvenor
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 04, 2018 10:59

Job Description

EC&I Technician - CCGT Power Station
South Wales
Competitive Salary + Benefits

We are looking for two EC&I Technicians to join the Maintenance Department of a state of the art CCGT Power Station in South Wales. This station has a generating capacity of 525MW comprising of a Gas Turbine, Heat Recovery Steam Generator and Steam Turbine.

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

  • Carrying out fault diagnosis, repairs, planned and unplanned maintenance activities within the Power Station to ensure maximum availability for the day to day Operations.
  • Supervise specialist contractors during periods of high activity, such as Outages or unplanned Shutdowns.
  • Maintaining and documenting all work within the sites CMMS including planning future activities.
  • Carry out calibration on a variety of Instrumentation equipment, including Temperature, Flow, Pressure, sensors.
  • Maintain Electrical equipment including HV generators, switchgear, AVR's, transformers, drives, motors and inverters.
  • Maintain the sites DCS system in addition to PLC's and Input/Output (I/O) devices.
  • Maintaining the continuous emission monitoring systems (CEMS)
  • Assist during OPEX & CAPEX projects as required.
  • Ensuring all work is carried out in line with company health and safety policies and procedures

Responsible for looking after the Electrical, Controls & Instrumentation equipment on site, we're ideally looking for one Electrical bias Technician and the second focused on Control & Instrumentation equipment.

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • A relevant technical qualification such as an HNC/HND in electrical or C&I engineering
  • At least five years' experience in a EC&I maintenance role, post apprenticeship, in a heavy process environment/sector (e.g. power station, chemical plant, paper mill, refinery, steel works etc).
  • Experience with control systems (DCS, SCADA, PLC's) and instrumentation (flow, pressure, temperature, level etc) equipment
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of HV/MV/LV electrical systems
  • Ideally an IOSH or NEBOSH or Health & Safety Qualification

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • A competitive salary
  • Discretionary Bonus,
  • Benefits package including Pension
  • Opportunity to work on a highly efficient CCGT Power Station

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 02392 288 286 and ask to speak to Dan Grosvenor 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. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.