Electrical Technicians - Renewable Energy

Electrical Technicians - Renewable Energy

Job Title: Electrical Technicians - Renewable Energy
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Swindon, Wiltshire
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Start Date: asap
Reference: 11188GEO_1511531866
Contact Name: Matthew George
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 24, 2017 13:57

Job Description

Electrical Technicians - Renewable Energy

£30-35k including shift allowance + bonus + benefits

Permanent, Full Time


We are currently recruiting 2 Electrical Technicians to work as Shift Operations Technicians in the O&M department of a 24/7 process plant in Swindon, Wiltshire. This bespoke new station, using advanced thermal technology, will produce gas to grid from waste biomass in an environmentally friendly manner.

Responsibilities... Reporting to the Operations Supervisor the Electrical Technician / Shift Operations Technicians will be responsible for: leading successful & safe plant operations, working independently & take a lead role as part of a team. You will also work flexibly to ensure plant is adequately manned at all times. Help manage the site safety systems.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience... To be considered for this position you will need to have a recognised technical qualification apprenticeship/ONC/ HNC/HND/ONC in Electrical Engineering or related Process Operations, perhaps using SCADA or DCS Systems. A background in hot works or experience within a relevant industry (chemical, waste management, heavy process) is very desirable. Candidates from Pharmaceutical, Cement, Food Manufacturing or other Process Manufacturing will be considered as will those with an ex-forces background (perhaps Marine Engineering).

This is a shift role & salary is £30,000 to £35,000 including shift allowance plus benefits such as pension & bonus & good holiday entitlement.

Energy from waste is one of the fastest growing sectors in the UK's power industry offering highly secure & lengthy careers. With commissioning about to begin there couldn't be a better time to join this company at the very start of this exciting project.

To apply for this position please send a copy of your CV along with a brief cover letter stating details of your current salary & package to or call 02392 288206 to speak with Matt George

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 and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.