C&I Instrument Technician

Job Title: C&I Instrument Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Betws, Wales
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-05-08
Reference: BH-107928-1
Contact Name: Geraint Bancroft
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 09, 2019 15:39

Job Description

Conduct front line planned, reactive and breakdown maintenance of C&I equipment across all plants in a newly created position, where you:


·         Install, replace, maintain, fault-find, commission and calibrate all types of process and analytical instrumentation;

·         Conduct inspection, component replacement, fault-finding, commissioning and position

calibration of electrical and pneumatic actuators

·         work in partnership the DCS / C&I Engineer based at other power stations with technical investigations and improvement projects to establish and work to consistent standards

C&I maintenance Technician

?Responsible for C&I equipment to ensure our plants remain operational

? C&I maintenance Technician

You start off by learning about our Biomass Plants and your role as part of our maintenance team in looking after C&I equipment. Your knowledge and expertise will be applied in our Margam Plant, but will support other sites. 


This includes:

·         Primary focus will be on delivering maintenance of field devices

·         Updating and maintaining maintenance records within the Biomass Power Plant’s CMMS in a concise yet detailed manner

·         Requiring the minimum of supervision, you will be highly self-motivated, having a can-do attitude with an eye for identifying and recommending maintenance improvement opportunities

·         Actively contribute to the safe, efficient and cost-effective running of the Biomass Power Plant

·         Being highly motivated and well organised, you will be responsible for the quality of your work, with a target of zero re-work with a strong focus of “right first time” maintenance execution

·         Developing knowledge of Control Systems, with a view to take on ownership of routine tasks

·         Required to work at height and work in confined spaces

·         Able to work with Computers with sound knowledge of the suite of Microsoft Office products

·         Flexible approach to hours of work, particularly during plant outages when weekends, nights and bank holidays will have to be worked

? C&I maintenance Technician

Collaborate with others

You will be a keen team player with excellent communication skills to interact with different disciplines and department, providing support to the team and have strong interpersonal skills


We are passionate about the climate and about teamwork

You will become part of our Maintenance Team. Just like the rest of the organisation, we are proud of our contribution to green energy through unique biomass technologies. In your supportive position, you help us deliver this – and for this, we offer a flexible working day with a great focus on health, safety and environment.


Essential Experience & Qualifications:

·         Completion of a heavily instrumentation-biased apprenticeship, with ONC / OND in

Instrumentation & Control or Electrical / Electronic Engineering, plus NVQ L3 in Instrumentation or other vocational equivalent

·         At least 3 years post apprenticeship experience of working with an industrial process

·         Practical maintenance and fault-finding experience of process, analytical field instrumentation and loops, including temperature, level, pressure, flow, pH, conductivity and CEMS systems

·         Knowledge and experience of working on electrical and pneumatically actuated control valves plus associated valve instrumentation

·         Experience of working with defined responsibilities within a Safe System of Work, such as a Permit to Work System

·         Experience of using Computer Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS) such as SAP or Maximo


Desirable Experience & Qualifications:

·         CompEx Ex01-04 Gas and Ex05-06 Dust Modules

·         Experience of working on Safety Instrumented Systems

·         At least 3 years post apprenticeship experience of working in a heavy industrial process sector such as power generation, oil and gas or steel production

·         Knowledge of instrumentation associated with steam raising and steam turbine plant

·         Experience of working on SMART Instrumentation using the HART communications protocol

·         Appreciation of industrial networking protocols such as Profibus, Modbus and Industrial Ethernet


As the site’s Instrument Technician, you will be a key player in the successful mobilisation and operation of a heavily instrumented, state-of-the-art Biomass Power Plant utilising modern technology and a high degree of automation.

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