Electrical Technician - Power Station

Electrical Technician - Power Station

Job Title: Electrical Technician - Power Station
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Grimsby, Lincolnshire
Salary: bonus, pension
Reference: BBBH10955_1502119438
Contact Name: Steve Utton
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 07, 2017 16:23

Job Description

Electrical Technician - Power Station

Competitive basic salary + excellent benefits

North East Lincolnshire


Our client owns and operates the largest CHP in Europe producing over 1000MW 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. We are currently recruiting an Electrical Technician to join the maintenance department of this plant responsible for pre planned and reactive maintenance work around the site to ensure minimal downtime.

What does the job involve?

Reporting in to the E,C&I Engineer typical 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

What is required?

Ideally candidates applying for this vacancy should have:

  • At least 2 years of experience post apprenticeship in electrical maintenance in a heavy process industry
  • An HNC or equivalent qualification in electrical engineering
  • Experience maintaining electrical assets including motors, switchgear, transformers, HV plant etc. in a heavy process environment. This could be a power station, petrochemical site, refinery, steel works etc.
  • The highest regards for health, safety and environmental compliance
  • A flexible/adaptable approach and ability to motivate others
  • Ideally an IOSH or NEBOSH qualification

How do I apply?

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