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EC&I Technician - CCGT Power Station

Rochester, Kent
Job Type
23 Sep 2022
EC&I Technician - CCGT Power Station £40,000 - £46,000 + bonus + overtime + benefits Rochester, Kent Introduction We are actively recruiting for an Electrical, Controls and Instrumentation (EC&I) Technician to join the Maintenance Department of a combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) power station in Kent. The C&I Technician will be responsible for carrying out all PPM and reactive maintenance on all EC&I assets across the power station to ensure plant availability is maximised and downtime is kept to a minimum. Our client is one of the leading CCGT operators in the UK, owning a combined portfolio of 3.3GW. Roles and Responsibilities Reporting to the EC&I Team Leader, typical duties will include: Carrying out fault diagnosis, repairs, planned and unplanned maintenance activities on all EC&I assets to maximise plant availability including variable spped drives, motors, switchgears, pressure, level, temperature and flow sensors and control systems (DCS, PLCs) 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. Experience and Qualifications A time served apprenticeship with an HNC in electrical/electronic engineering, measurement & control or similar Excellent technical knowledge of PLC, DCS, Instrumentation and some electrical systems At least 4 years of maintenance experience gained in a heavy process environment e.g. power station, chemical plant, refinery, steel works etc Some experience with planning and scoping works with the ability to complete small projects Experience with CMMS (Computerised Maintenance Management Systems) The highest regard for health, safety and environmental compliance What is in it for you? A salary up to £44,000 (DOE) A £2,000 south east allowance Up to 20% Bonus Company pension Overtime at 1.5xHow to Apply To apply for this position, please send an updated CV along with a cover letter to (url removed) or dial (phone number removed) and ask to speak with Arjun Patel who can tell you more about this opportunity. 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. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful
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  • Job Reference: 719524264-2
  • Date Posted: 23 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Astute Technical Recruitment Ltd
    Astute Technical Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Rochester, Kent
  • Salary: £42,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Bonus + Benefits
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent