Electrical Technician - Power Generation

Electrical Technician - Power Generation

Job Title: Electrical Technician - Power Generation
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bedford, Bedfordshire
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + Company Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 10966KY_1505751677
Contact Name: Kyle Shinn
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 18, 2017 17:21

Job Description

Electrical Technician - Power Generation
£33-36k DoE + bonus, benefits
Permanent, Full Time
Bedford - Field based

Our client, a leading company working within the power generation sector, currently require an Electrical Technician / Maintenance Technician / Field Service Engineer to join their team. This is a field based position covering multiple sites across the Midlands & East Anglia areas and you'll be responsible for carrying out repairs and maintenance on electrical generation plant.

As an Electrical Technician, you will be responsible for carrying out the day-to-day servicing, maintenance and reactive breakdown repair activities on all power and electricity generation plant on the sites within your region. This will include working on high voltage (HV) equipment of up to 33kV, along with having involvement working on the PLCs, controls and instrumentation on site.

In order to be considered for this Electrical Maintenance Technician position, you will need to have proven experience in a similar role and hold a relevant electrical engineering qualification (apprenticeship / HNC / HNC / NVQ / City & Guilds etc.) along with having 17th Edition. You will also need experience in installation, repair and maintenance of electrical plant up to 33kV, ideally with a background in a heavy industry / forces / Royal Navy / power generation / landfill gas (LFG) etc. sector.

As this is a field based role, you will need to hold a full UK driving licence and be happy to travel as required.

They're offering a competitive salary of up to £36,000 depending on experience, plus an excellent benefits package including a bonus (up to 15%), vehicle, tools, training etc. If you would like to apply for this position, then please send a copy of your up to date CV to or call Kyle Shinn on 02392 288 284 for more information.

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.