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Electrician

  • Location

    Dudley

  • Sector:

    Energy

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £29.5k per year

  • Contact:

    Lee Elwell

  • Contact email:

    lee.elwell@jonlee.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01384446160

  • Job ref:

    53939

Job Title: Electrician

Location: Dudley

Salary: £29,500

Overview:

We are currently recruiting for an experienced electrician who can contribute to the planned preventative maintenance programme and to defect rectification on plant and equipment.

To provide an electrical engineering service throughout the Plant while implementing a culture of continuous improvement. 

Key Duties:

Duties to include but not be exclusive to:

  • Carry out planned maintenance in accordance with the maintenance schedule and report any irregularities.  
  • 415kv 3 Phase system
  • Complete report sheets in the absence of the maintenance manager. 
  • Interact with operations personnel in regards to fault finding, test, modification to process requirements, updating of drawings, and carry out defect rectification in line with the defect reporting system. 
  • To carry out high voltage (HV) isolations and high voltage earthing (if authorised) while maintaining an accurate switching log. 
  • Liaise with the Local Electricity Authority (Area Board) in all matters concerning the operation of electricity generator, including high voltage switching, (if authorised). 
  • Complete isolations necessary for the company permit to work system in conjunction with maintenance and operations requests.
  • Test and maintain all electrical protection systems and alarms. 
  • Actively react to changes in circumstances and unplanned emergencies in relation to Plant and equipment. 
  • To assist other maintenance personnel as required. 
  • Working at Height and in confined spaces.
  • Ensure plant cleaning schedules are fulfilled to a satisfactory standard.
  • Report when stock levels are at re-order level for all items of spares and consumables

Competencies:

  • Attention to detail with the ability to effectively interpret data, and knowledge of fault finding. 
  • Ability to work under pressure and take on additional duties when required.
  • Ability to work on own initiative.
  • HNC/BTEC/ONC in Electrical Engineering. 
  • HV experience/training desirable. 
  • City and Guilds 236, parts 1 and 2 in Electrical Installation is highly desirable. 
  • Knowledge and/or experience of power generation and  industrial electrical systems. 
  • Ability to read electrical drawings. 
  • 17th or 18th Edition knowledge would be advantageous. 

Working Hours:

  • The shift pattern works to 7 days on – 2 days off – 3 days on – 2 days off
  • Overtime available an 1.5x

If you are interested in applying for this role or would like more information please contact Lee Elwell. Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

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