EC&I Technician x2 - Brand New Biomass Power Station

EC&I Technician x2 - Brand New Biomass Power Station

Job Title: EC&I Technician x2 - Brand New Biomass Power Station
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kingston Upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire
Salary: Up to £37000 per annum + Call out + OT + benefits
Start Date: asap
Reference: BBBH12082_1529424470
Contact Name: Arjun Patel
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 19, 2018 17:07

Job Description

E,C&I Technician x2 -Brand New Biomass Power Station
£37,000 + Call out allowance + benefits


We are recruiting for 2 Electrical, Control & Instrumentation Technicians to join the Maintenance Department of a brand-new Biomass Power Station near Hull which burns 150,000 tonnes of waste wood per year producing 22MW of power.

What you will be doing…

Reporting to the Maintenance Engineer 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

This role is a days, Monday - Friday role with a call out rota

What you will need…

  • A recognised electrical/C&I engineering apprenticeship ideally gained in a heavy process industry
  • An HNC/ONC/NVQ 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, steel works, refinery, chemical plant or paper mill.

What's in it for you…

  • A salary up to £37,000
  • A company pension
  • Call out payment (£3,000)
  • Overtime at 1.5x
  • A chance to join a brand-new power plant

To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up to date CV and covering letter to or call 02392 288 282 to speak to Arjun Patel

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.