Electrical Maintenance Technician

Job Title: Electrical Maintenance Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hoddesdon, England
Salary: £36000 - £39000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-05-19
Reference: BH-106114
Contact Name: Paul Murphy
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 10, 2019 09:11

Job Description

NES are pleased to be supporting the operators of a new build power plant who are to manage an advanced thermal treatment EFW plant located in Hertfordshore. Based on this current workload and planned future  projects, they are setting up a permanent Engineering Team to be based at the site to ensure that all operational plant equipment is running safely, efficiently and cost effective using both proactive and reactive maintenance methods.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  

We are currently looking for an Electrical Maintenance Technician who shall be  responsible for all aspects of the balance of plant electrical  and assist with any other work as may be required.

Typical duties for the Electrical Maintenance Technician as follows

To  ensure plant electrical  systems are maintained to all applicable standards, achieve maximum plant availability,  compliance with all applicable legal and contractual requirements.

To adhere and work  to  standard Jobplans , Method statements, Work instructions, Procedures,  Risk Assessments ,  Safe Systems of Work  in the IMS.                                                                                                                                                                                

Work closely and collaborate with operation Shift Team Leaders, other discipline engineers and contractors.

Carry  out fault diagnosis on electrical, control equipment,  effect immediate repairs and maintain accurate maintenance records using the site maximo  CMMS.

To carry out risk assessments, method statements,  provide self supervision , manage and direct  on site contractors when required.    

To  analyse persistent plant breakdowns and suggest cost effective and efficient solutions or plant improvements .                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

To optimise  existing  online, offline  and none intrusive predictive maintenance  systems and with support from the Engineering Manager,  plan  proactive maintenance regimes on plant.                                                                                                                                                                                  

To develop and manage  PAT equipment register and work to maximo PPM plans to ensure equipment  fitness of purpose and compliance with applicable  legal requirements at all times.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

To be responsible for the cleaning, safety of workshop equipment  and implementation  of 5S methodology at all times.                                                                                                                                                                                                                              

To commit to continuous self development  and attend  all company identified training                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

Qualified to HNC/HND/ Equivalent  as a minimum in Electrical, Control & Instrumentation  Engineering.

Working Time

In addition to general terms and conditions, the Electrical Maintenance Technician role is full-time permanent, 40hours per week and take part in out of hour's emergency standby rota. And all overtime work shall be in accordance with the working time directive.


A generous basic salary for the Electrical Maintenance Technician will be accompanied by ‘On-call’ payments when on rota, with any duties performed on call paid at a 50% uplift.