Electrical Technician - Renewable Energy

Electrical Technician - Renewable Energy

Job Title: Electrical Technician - Renewable Energy
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Newark, Nottinghamshire
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Reference: 10735CM_1497540113
Contact Name: Cherie Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 15, 2017 16:21

Job Description

Electrical Technician - Renewable Energy

£28,000 - £32,000 plus benefits

Newark, Nottinghamshire

We are currently seeking to recruit an Electrical Technician / Operations & Maintenance Technician / Maintenance Technician, to conduct service, maintenance & operational activities on a state-of-the-art 24/7 process plant which provides renewable power to local surrounding areas. Our client is a leading proponent of renewable electrical power generation, designing & building turnkey Anaerobic Digestion Biogas plants throughout the UK.

As the Operations & Maintenance Technician, you will be responsible for:

  • Service & maintenance activities on the biogas plant & ancillary plants
  • Safe & efficient operation of the plant
  • Ensuring maintenance tasks are carried out within defined budgets
  • Ensuring compliance with all health & safety & legal requirements
  • Other duties as required

To be considered for this position, you should have relevant experience working on process plant or large engines / plant / utilities, perhaps from being a Marine Engineer or ex-Army / Royal Navy background. IT literacy is important & a relevant electrical engineering qualification, preferably at apprenticeship or HNC level would be required, plus 17th Edition certified.

This is a permanent position based in the Newark area; due to the location of the plant you will need a full UK driving licence to access the site. This role is based on working 5 in 7 days, you will also make up part of a 1 in 3 call out rota.

The package on offer for this position includes a basic salary in the range of £28,000 - £32,000, plus company benefits.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please email a copy of your latest CV to or call Cherie Moore on 02392 288 217.

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.