Electrician / Instrumentation Technician

03 Oct 2016
10 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
This role will be responsible for the final assembly of skid and container mounted water treatment equipment. The position will also include other routine facility maintenance tasks.

Essential Responsibilities

• Work from a range of approved technical drawings and documents with limited technical supervision.
• Install control panels, 415VAC power panels, motor drives and instrumentation onto large water treatment systems along with the required cabling.
• Install steel cable management systems and PVC conduit Complete testing of installed systems as required by project quality plan.
• Complete facility based maintenance tasks, such as lighting repairs, PAT and basic troubleshooting.
• Follow general safety standards and comply with all Safety Risk Assessments requirements.
• Complete EHS training courses on an IT system and attend classroom based training.
• This includes risk assessment, lockout procedures, permits etc.
• Work overtime during evenings and weekends if required.
• Work effectively with mechanical fitters and electricians in small teams of 2-4 people.
• Compliance with business ISO Quality requirements, the business quality policy and any other applicable quality processes and procedures.
• The Electrician can be required to perform additional tasks not mentioned above in line with the business need.


• Level 3 NVQ qualification in electrical based subject (only City & Guilds / EAL qualifications will be accepted) or equivalent knowledge and experience
• Computer literate in Microsoft Office packages
• Experience in industrial electrical works
• Strong record of EHS and Quality awareness
Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EU/EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post, as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. For further information please visit the UK Border Agency website

Desired Characteristics

• Apprentice trained
• 17th Edition Wiring Regulations
• Level 3 qualification in Electrical inspection & testing or equivalent knowledge and experience
• Experience configuring instruments and drives
• PLC / control system troubleshooting
• Maintain standards of conduct
• Possess cultural awareness and sensitivity
• Flexibility
• Good communication and interpersonal skills