Mechanical & Electrical Engineer - Water

Carrington West
£27000.00 - £35000 per annum + Pension,Benefits etc
12 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Our client, a large utility company in the south of England is looking for Dual Skilled Technicians from an M&E background to undertake reactive maintenance on water treatment works. This is an exciting opportunity for experienced and qualified Dual Skilled (Mechanical & Electrical) technicians to join their team within a permanent position. Deliverables: -The role will be involving a variety of maintenance activities on water treatment plants, including process equipment associated with water. -Using your own initiative to carry out planned & pre-emptive maintenance. -Fault diagnostics, emergency break-down repairs, modifications as well as minor installation work for the plant. Responsibilities: -Routine electrical/mechanical maintenance at various locations, involving a number of different water related industrial processes. -Inspection and testing of installations to ensure compliance with current Standards & Regulations. -Ensuring that all relevant statutory & regulatory procedures are achieved and upheld. -Carrying out maintenance and fault-finding in compliance with current Standards. -Provision of specialist technical advice wherever applicable and provide training support for technical trainees. -Compliance with the Health and Safety regulations and client required Health and Safety standards. -Updating the Maintenance office with basic data with the use of hand held devices. Detailing spare parts requirements, working times and irregular operational conditions, etc. -To work according to housekeeping procedures and maintaining a safe working environment. -The role requires the technician to take part in standby 1 week in every 6 weeks out of hours on an emergency call out basis. Skills & Qualifications: -BTEC/HNC in a combined Mechanical and Electrical discipline. -City &Guilds Mechanical / Electrical Engineering, an apprenticeship in Mechanical Engineering, or NVQ level 3 in Mechanical / Electrical Engineering ideal. -Proven track record and technical hands-on field experience in maintenance, ideally with some experience in water equipment. -Experienced in industrial works such as: Aviation, shipping, military, Army, Navy, manufacturing factories, water companies, and electrical contractors from large organisations preferable. -Physically fit and able to be trained in safety procedures e.g. Confined Spaces. -Experience working with large pumps, actuated valves, control systems (VSD, 3 phase electrical switch gear) -Full UK driving License - travel will be required (company vehicle provided) Package & Benefits: -You will receive an annual salary of £27,000-£35,000 per year. On top of this you will be applicable for yearly pay increases, company vehicle and additional benefits. -There may be a call out Rota 1 in 4 weeks allowing for additional overtime and rate premiums for normal and out of hours work. You also receive a standby premium for each week you are on call. -Progression and movement within the company is also available. This is a great opportunity for Dual skilled technicians to join the team as a vital figure in our clients operations. They are offering shift premiums for extra hours worked as well as the full benefits package. If you are interested in the above opportunity, please apply as soon as possible. This job was originally posted as