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Electrical Control and Instrumentation Engineer - Contract

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Dutton Recruitment (Sheffield Engineering) are currently recruiting:

We are currently looking for a Electrical Control & Instrumentation Engineer for 6 weeks work at West Burton Power Station.

This is to run from Tuesday 27th July to the 10th August

Immediate start available.

Ideally, we are looking for applicants who are electrically bias with strong instrumentation hands-on experience and knowledge.

Candidates applying for this role should be suitably experienced in carrying out planned preventative and reactive maintenance on power generation / incineration technology or similar industrial plant.

Job Duties:

* Perform maintenance and diagnostics on low voltage electrical equipment, systems and assets.

* Perform maintenance and diagnostics on actuation and instrumentation hardware (such as pressure/flow/level/temperature sensors, emission analysers, encoders, solenoids etc.)

* Perform calibration and loop checking of instrumentation to control hardware I/O.

* Ensuring planned preventative and reactive maintenance of equipment is carried out in accordance with the maintenance schedule and to the specifications of the works.

* Ensuring the completion of all relevant documentation and reports in-line with facility management systems requirements and the maintenance management system.

* Ensuring all works are carried out with the highest regard for health, safety, environmental & quality compliance.

* Supervising 3rd party contractors.

* Enact and assist in the continuous improvement of maintenance Safe Working Procedures (SWP)s.

* Maintaining a clean, safe and orderly plant condition to the prescribed standard.

* To understand and comply with all Quality, Health, Safety and Environmental Policies and Legislation.

* To work a regular dayshift, 40 hours per week, and support out-of-hours reactive maintenance as required.

* This is a relatively small facility and from time to time you will be required to hands-on support plant breakdowns and events.


* Detailed knowledge and experience of low voltage electrical systems.

* Detailed knowledge and experience of actuation and instrumentation hardware and an appreciation of the associated control interface.

* Detailed knowledge and experience of human machine interfaces.

* A flexible working attitude and a strong team working approach are essential.

* Strong communication skills with a logical approach to problem solving.

* IT skills as such to be able to undertake reporting via a computerised system.

* Qualified to C&G Level 3 to 4, OHND, OHNC, etc., in a relevant subject would be advantageous.

* Knowledge of power electronics and control would be advantageous.

* Any AP or SAP background would be advantageous, but not essential.

* A Health and Safety qualification, such as IOSH would be advantageous.

* WAMITAB, CoTC, etc. qualifications are advantageous but not essential.

* BS7671 18th edition and inspection and testing qualifications are advantageous but not essential.

Rate of pay is £25.00 per hour.

In the first instance, send CV's to or call 0114 2200888 (option 1) for Engineering.

Dutton Recruitment are working as an Employment Business on behalf of our client.

Up to £25 per hour + to be confirmed


6 weeks

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