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Electrical Technician

£34,000 to £39,000
Job Type
20 Sep 2022
Dawson Levy Resourcing currently have a great opportunity for an M&E Technician (Electrically-bias) to join a key client of ours on a permanent basis, working within the Water Industry around West London. What you will be doing We are seeking a Dual skilled electrical/mechanical technician, to ensure that all equipment within deep shafts, pumping stations, water treatment works, and reservoirs are running safely and efficiently using proactive and reactive maintenance methods. Day to day duties will include: Working on will be various pumps and associated control gear, 3 phase motors, starters and controls, electronic control systems such as VSDs, automatic valves and penstocks, flow, level, and pressure measurement, programmable logic controllers, variable speed drives and controls, chemical handling, and dosing equipment Investigating plant failures and carrying out repairs as quickly and efficiently as possible to avoid interruptions for our customers. This may involve investigating and diagnosing complex faults and carrying out repairs during incidents Carrying out scheduled planned maintenance work on mechanical and electrical equipment in compliance with company standards and procedures to improve plant resilience Providing technical advice to the wider team, referring to up-to-date technical knowledge, and providing training or support for technical trainees if requiredWhat you should bring to the role ONC/HNC in engineering, NVQ, or C&G level 3 in Electrical engineering Qualification in mechanical NVQ 2/3 would also be beneficial although not essential A valid driving license is essential Having previous experience in an electrical apprenticeship, with an 18th Edition qualification is essential Knowledge and awareness of health and safety issues are crucial Be a time served apprentice with significant experience in electrical systems ideally working in a "true multi-skilled" capacity Be a self-motivated individual that can immerse themselves into the team around them, you need to be very disciplined and have the desire to learn from those around you and have a can-do attitude. This role can be demanding at times but very rewarding too. Take ownership and responsibility for planned maintenance and defective maintenance according to task specifications and risk assessments Have good communication skills to interact with the immediate team and wider team Deliver exceptional service through an enthusiastic and positive approach, taking accountability for your role while working accurately and flexibly within a busy team Good team working ethics is essential to ensure the company targets are met What's in it for you! A company van, tools, and all PPE are provided. Our clients' competitive salary package includes an excellent contributory pension, 24 days holiday per year increasing to 28 with length of service and a wider benefits scheme including our benefits hub, which is packed full of offers and information to save you money and support your wellbeing
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  • Job Reference: 717196910-2
  • Date Posted: 20 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Dawson Levy Resourcing
    Dawson Levy Resourcing
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £34,000 to £39,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent