CE&I Maintenance Technician x 2

  • Location

    Chester, Cheshire

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    Control & Instrumentation

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  • Contact:

    Dameon Hulse

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Job Purpose

A member of a multi-disciplined technical engineering team with core electrical, instrumentation and mechanical skills providing the maintenance, repair, installation, commissioning, calibration, inspection and modification of plant and process related equipment in a safe, cost effective and reliable manner.

Job Dimensions

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Key Internal and External Relations

  • Internal: Plant Operations, Technical Services, Stores and Compliance
  • External: Contractors & Suppliers

Key Dimensions

  • Average team size of 16 people
  • £3M average maintenance spend per annum
  • Project / Improvement work c£250k per annum

Organisational & Job Context

This section provides details on the specific or unique context that the job operates within.

  • The team provides the full range of either mechanical or electrical and instrument engineering tasks with some relevant specialist engineering knowledge to deliver a technical engineering service for UCP's UF6 deconversion facility.
  • The team provides a responsive service to both continuous and batch production processes located on a nuclear licensed site.
  • The team works within a highly regulated environment working within strict quality, safety and environmental standards.
  • Compliance to internal / external regulations, laws, etc.

Education & Qualifications Required

  • Recognised engineering apprenticeship at NVQ Level 3
  • Relevant City and Guilds qualification in Mech/Elect Engineering
  • Relevant HNC qualification in Mech or CE&I Engineering

Experience Needed

  • Relevant work experience in an engineering environment.
  • Technical knowledge and understanding of plant equipment and systems across various engineering areas to comply with site license.
  • Sound knowledge and understanding of administrative, health, safety, environmental, security and waste disposal procedures and regulatory requirements

Skills Required

  • The capability of understanding electrical, instrumentation, control and mechanical drawings and technical data sheets to aid fault finding
  • IT literate with experience of Microsoft applications, including SAP to input, extract and present data
  • Utilise SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition Systems) /PLC information to aid problem solving for plant availability
  • Execute condition monitoring / trending on equipment to maintain plant reliability
  • Competent in manual handling and LOLER
  • Competent in wide range of engineering activities and PUWER
  • Competent in inspection and validation of Safety Protective Systems and Relief Devices
  • Competent to operate Controlled and Registered workshop Equipment
  • Understand, diagnose and repair/calibrate typical process equipment
  • Knowledge of fabrication, welding and machining skills
  • The ability to recognise, diagnose and repair plant control problems.
  • Competent on 415v distribution networks and motor circuits