Electro-Mechanical Technician - Biomass Power Station

Electro-Mechanical Technician - Biomass Power Station

Job Title: Electro-Mechanical Technician - Biomass Power Station
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Overtime & Benefits
Reference: BBBH12733_1545650516
Contact Name: Daniel Grosvenor
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 24, 2018 11:21

Job Description

Electro Mechanical Technician - New Power Station

£35,000 + benefits



We are actively recruiting a multi skilled maintenance technician to join the Maintenance Department of a brand-new state of the art Energy from Waste power station in the Leicestershire area. The Electro-Mechanical Technician will ultimately be responsible for carrying out pre planned and reactive maintenance on all electrical and mechanical plant around the power station.

What you will be doing…

Reporting to the Maintenance Team Leader, typical duties will include:

  • Performing pre-planned and reactive maintenance tasks on a range of mechanical and electrical equipment including motors, valves, rotating plant, pumps, switchgear variable speed drives and conveyor systems
  • Assisting during major maintenance periods, shut downs, outages etc. when required to ensure maximum plant availability and efficiency
  • Working alongside other technicians in the maintenance team in diagnosing faults and assisting/suggesting equipment upgrades
  • Maintaining accurate maintenance records using the site CMMS
  • Supervising and directing on site contractors when required
  • Working within the company health, safety and environmental processes and procedures at all times.

What you will need…

  • A recognised engineering apprenticeship along with an HNC/ONC in either a mechanical or electrical engineering discipline
  • At least 4 years of experience working in the maintenance team in a heavy process environment such as a power station, refinery, chemical plant or paper mill. Multi skilled Royal Navy Marine Engineers will also be considered
  • Experience with CMMS (Computerised Maintenance Management System) would be an advantage

What's in it for you…

  • A salary up to £35,000
  • Excellent benefits
  • An opportunity to join a new build power station from the very start

How to apply...

To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up to date CV and covering letter to or call 02392 288 286 to speak to Dan Grosvenor

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.