E&I Technician

Location Hull
Discipline: Engineering & Maintenance
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £44,000 to £48,000
Contact name: Paul

Contact email: paul@cprec.co.uk
Contact phone: 01482 205808
Job ref: 403393
Published: about 2 months ago
Expiry date: 25 Mar 2024 23:59
Our client's Hull Plant are looking to add to their team with 2 positions for E&I Engineers on a day shift, supporting the ongoing proactive works to maintain site operations

As an E&I Engineer, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the safe and reliable operation of electrical and instrumentation systems within the plant. Your responsibilities will include conducting planned maintenance routines, troubleshooting, and rectifying faults. Collaborating closely with the operations team, you'll ensure compliance with regulations and utilise the CMMS effectively.
This role is Day based, and entails working with sophisticated systems such as Distributed Control Systems (DCS) and Safety Integrated Systems (SIS) in hazardous environments. Experience in similar roles within COMAH sites would be advantageous. The position offers autonomy and ample opportunities for professional growth within a supportive environment.
If successful with your application you will be part of a respected, well-established company known for its supportive culture, excellent work environment, and commitment to ongoing professional development.

Key responsibilities of the E&I Technician:
  • Perform maintenance of all field electrical and instrumentation equipment
  • Maintain equipment condition records through effective use of the CMMS
  • Respond to breakdowns, troubleshoot, and resolve faults with the E&I systems
  • Develop and assist in specifying and writing E&I permits
  • Co-ordination with other disciplines and external support personnel
  • Occasionally work shifts to provide coverage for fellow E&I Technicians
  • Promote best practice behaviors within the site
  • Ensure adherence to safety protocols at all times
Qualifications of the E&I Technician
  • Apprentice trained
  • ONC / HNC Electrical Engineering, Instrumentation/Process Control or equivalent
  • NVQ 3 in Electrical Engineering, Instrumentation/Process Control or equivalent
  • CompEx trained for both gas and dust (Ex01 to Ex06 inclusive)
  • Previous experience in similar roles within COMAH sites
  • Understanding of Safety Critical and Safety Instrumented Systems
  • Familiarity with Delta V DCS systems and hardware
  • Proficient in maintenance, repair, and installation of E&I systems
  • Experiences in the issuing and receiving of permits to work
  • Understanding of risk assessment techniques desirable
  • PLC system knowledge, particularly Siemens S7
We are seeking a self-driven individual with a results-oriented mindset, a strong focus on safety, quality, and commercial success. The ideal candidate will be a forward planner who maintains high personal standards and continually evaluates their own performance. If you are ready to take on this exciting opportunity, apply now to become part of their dynamic team.

What's on offer?
  • £44,000 to £48,000 per year
  • Opportunities for career growth and development
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment