Electrical Technician - Power Station

Electrical Technician - Power Station

Job Title: Electrical Technician - Power Station
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Immingham, Lincolnshire
Salary: £25 - £30 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH10435_1490805431
Contact Name: Kevin Over
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 29, 2017 17:37

Job Description

Electrical Technician - Power Station

£25 - £35 per hour - 6-month contract

North East Lincolnshire

Our client owns and operates the largest CHP in Europe producing 1200MW of electricity whilst at the same time providing process steam utilised by local refineries. Using CCGT technology the plant is one of the most efficient in the country and consists of gas turbines, HRSG boilers, steam turbines, generators, water treatment plant, cooling systems, pumps, motors, compressors and much more. The station is currently recruiting an Electrical Technician on a 6-month contract for an outage period which could potentially become a permanent role towards the end of the year if you wish to be considered.

Reporting in to the EC&I Engineer duties will include:

  • Fault-finding and maintaining electrical assets including motors, switchgear, transformers and HV plant
  • Working in line with maintenance techniques and best practices
  • Undertaking/assisting in plant developments/ projects
  • Setting to work and supervising contractors
  • Maintaining accurate maintenance records on the sites CMMS
  • Ensuring HSE compliance at all times

Ideally candidates applying for this vacancy should have:

  • Be qualified in or working towards a HNC or equivalent qualification in an electrical engineering discipline
  • Excellent technical knowledge of and experience maintaining electrical assets in a heavy process environment
  • Experience gained in a heavy process industry ideally power generation but would also consider experience from the petrochemical, refining or steel industries
  • The highest regards for health, safety and environmental compliance

If this is of interested please contact Kevin on 02392 288 285 alternatively email you CV to

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