Electrical Maintenance Technician

  • Job Reference: 36668
  • Date Posted: 31 May 2018
  • Recruiter: Stafflex
  • Location: Wakefield, West Yorkshire
  • Salary: £32.00 to £34.00 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: WORK FOR A GLOBAL LEADER!!
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: PERMANENT
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Stafflex are very excited to be reciting on behalf of our client based in Wakefield.

The company is a global leader in their field, so this is a great opportunity for someone to become part of that.

Excellent salary of £32,622

Permanent position!!

Monday - Thursday 7am - 4pm
Early finish on a Friday!! 7am - 12pm

Job Title: Electrical Maintenance Technician

Job Purpose:

Work as part of the Maintenance Team in order to keep the top tier COMAH site operating in a safe and productive manner, undertaking all duties in accordance with the Health & Safety At Work Act 1974

Key Objectives:

Respond to reactive maintenance requests as directed by the Site Support Manager or Site Shift Manager
Diagnose problems with:
-The site electrical distribution
-415v 3-phase, 110v & 240v electrical equipment
-Motor control systems
-DCS Control systems (Desirable)
-PLC based control loop (Desirable)
-Ensure continued effective operation of site services, including:
-Gas powered steam raising boilers
-Air compressors
-De mineralised water plants
-River water cooling system
-Cooling towers

Some of the maintenance work will be on equipment that requires additional special measures such as:
-Equipment in hazardous areas which must comply with DSEAR regulations
-Equipment serving specific safety functions which must comply with BS EN 61511
-Perform routine preventative maintenance to ensure systems operate efficiently
-Carry out routine proof testing of safety instrumented systems an critical alarms
-Carry out functional testing of Basic Process Control Systems
-Carry out routine calibrations of instrumentation

Carry out small scale electrical installation work as part of minor upgrades or projects Ensure records of all Electrical and Control & Instrumentation systems are accurate and up to date Read and extract information from drawings, specification diagrams and operation and maintenance manuals