MB Field Tech - Chester

MB Field Tech - Chester

Job Title: MB Field Tech - Chester
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chester, Cheshire
Salary: £30000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH8992
Contact Name: Daniel Grosvenor
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 04, 2016 17:32

Job Description


Field Technician - Metering

Our client, one of the Big Six energy suppliers, is looking for a Major Business Field Technician located in Chester and its surrounding areas.

Job Purpose and Overview

  • Inspection of metering equipment in accordance with Meter Operator Codes of Practice
  • Ensure that work is completed within industry time-scales and to required standards
  • Interpret and analyse work in order to prioritise to the correct level of importance
  • Liaise confidently on various levels within the NHH & HH Metering market, using the correct level of interpersonal skills

Experience in Installing and Replacing the following equipment

  • HV Current Transformer operated
  • LV Current Transformer operated
  • Whole Current 3ph and 1ph
  • Communications equipment
  • Commissioning of all types of commercial type Electricity Metering
  • Energising/De-energising supplies where required
  • Metering fault investigation and rectification
  • The role of the Field Technician is to carry all the works necessary to meet the above criteria as part of a team who work both locally and nationally.

You will be required to carry out the above works for metering registered as

  • HH COP 5
  • HH COP 3
  • NHH
  • AMR
  • The work also includes programming of metering using manufacturers software

Skills and Qualifications

  • Qualified to City & Guilds 236 PT1 & PT2 or equivalent (Desirable)
  • Good Communication skills
  • Ability to work isolated and occasionally to work cohesively within a dynamic team
  • Ability to organise and manage time is essential
  • Good PC skills
  • Conversant with Microsoft Office applications
  • All company required competencies

You will be expected to have a flexible approach to work as be able to receive and return work by way of an EDF energy laptop from either home or office

We are also recruiting for the same roles in the following areas:

  • Shrewsbury
  • Wrexham
  • Scottish Borders
  • Wales

If you are interested in this position then please get in contact with Dan Grosvenor on 02392 288 286 or email/apply now.

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