Electrical Engineering Technician

  • Location

    Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

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  • Salary:

    £250 - £300 per day

  • Contact:

    Emma Jane Jones

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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  • Client:


Electrical Engineering Technician

6 Months

£300 p/day

Newcastle plus other locations

My client is seeking 2 Electrical Technicians to join their busy team. The successful candidates will predominately be based in Newcastle however on occasion there could be work required in client site in Peterhead. Accommodation will be provided during those periods.

On the Newcastle site shifts will be a series of days and nights that will be alternated between the 2 resources.

The selected Technicians will have varied experience over electrical controls, fault finding, fixing, maintainance, testing and general hardware. Work will be carried out on heavy machinery.


  • Maintain and Develop Electrical/Control specifications for new equipment
  • Perform FAT and SAT activities as required on new equipment
  • Maintain housekeeping standards and support EHS areas as required.
  • Perform all duties while observing safety rules, standard operating instructions and procedures including specific attention to manual handling techniques.
  • Drive improvements and updates to Standard Operating Instructions and Risk Assessments.
  • Generate process improvements

Qualifications / Requirements

  • Strong electrical or plc experience related to heavy equipment.
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills, written and verbal, with multi-disciplinary environment.
  • Must be able to read and interpret instructions, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals in a variety of formats e.g. written, oral, diagram
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.
  • Candidates should have an understanding of operations required to move heavy equipment on and offshore
  • The position is based in Newcastle and may require travel to other storage facilities, manufacturers, ports and fabrication yards.

Please submit your CV in the first instance or call 07483128595