EC&I Technician - Energy from Waste Power Station

EC&I Technician - Energy from Waste Power Station

Job Title: EC&I Technician - Energy from Waste Power Station
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Reference: BBBH9108
Contact Name: Steve Utton
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 24, 2016 17:48

Job Description

EC&I Technician - EFW Power Station

£40,000 + benefits

West Midlands


We are recruiting an Electrical, Control & Instrumentation Technicians to join the Maintenance Department of an Energy from Waste power station in the West Midlands. This position will be working for one of the UK's leading waste management companies and arguably the leading Energy from Waste specialist too.

What you will be doing…

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager you will be responsible for pre-planned and reactive maintenance duties on all electrical, controls and instrumentation assets across the plant. Typical duties will include:

  • Fault finding, installing and maintaining electrical systems, instrumentation (pressure, temperature, flow and level) and control systems
  • Calibrations and loop checking of instruments relating to the sites DCS/control systems
  • Programming the sites DCS/PLC systems
  • Maintaining the continuous emission monitoring systems (CEMS)
  • Assist in the development of plant modification and improvement work
  • Maintaining accurate maintenance records using the site CMMS
  • Supervising and directing on site contractors when required
  • Ensuring strict HSE compliance at all times

What you will need…

  • A recognised electrical/C&I engineering apprenticeship ideally gained in a heavy process industry
  • An HNC/ONC or equivalent in either electrical or C&I engineering
  • A solid level of knowledge and understanding of maintenance strategies associated with electrical control systems
  • At least 4 years of experience working in the maintenance team in a heavy process environment such as a power station, refinery, chemical plant or paper mill.

What's in it for you…

  • A salary up to £40,000
  • Excellent benefits
  • An opportunity to join the growing EFW sector

How to apply...

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

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.