Electrical Technician - Power Generation

Electrical Technician - Power Generation

Job Title: Electrical Technician - Power Generation
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + car
Start Date: asap
Reference: 12668MG_1541495879
Contact Name: Matthew George
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 06, 2018 09:18

Job Description

Electrical Technician (HV experience)
Up to £40,000 plus car
Our client, a power sector / energy organisation who maintain & operate power plants around the UK, are currently seeking to recruit a qualified Electrical Engineer who has an HV engineering background to assist with the operations, running, inspecting & maintaining operational power plant / large engines.
Reporting to the Head of Engineering & working alongside Operations & Maintenance Engineers you will conduct routine visits to sites in support of site teams, attend engine breakdowns, & undertake minor mechanical & electrical works, with basic fault finding. You will also immediately train to be a Competent Person under safety rules.
You should have a degree or foundation degree in electrical engineering & have an understanding of High Voltage (HV) electrical generation &/or distribution systems, including control systems. You should be a good team player with strong interpersonal skills.
This role will normally be based in Portsmouth but will involve travel to existing & new build sites, hence it will be necessary to hold a driving licence.
Salary £35,000 to £40,000 plus non-contributory pension, life cover & company car & up to 10% bonus.
This is an interesting opportunity to gain experience in the fast expanding energy storage / power sector. If you are interested in this role, please contact Matt George on 02392 288206 or email

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