Electrical Maintenance Technician

  • Location

    Reading, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Engineering

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £28.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Stephen Slade

  • Contact email:

    stephen.slade@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH120948_1585302074

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2020-04-26

  • Start date:

    ASAP


ELECTRICAL MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN

Experis require an Electrical Maintenance Technician to work on the AWE Aldermaston site and undertake planned / reactive maintenance and installation activities on Decommissioning projects.



Qualifications
Time served Apprenticeship or Recognised Training Scheme
City & Guilds (or equivalent) electrical qualifications, including IEE Wiring Regulations 17/18th Edition.
City & Guilds 2391 qualification, Inspection, Testing and Verification.



Experience
Recent site Electrical Maintenance / Installation experience (preferred) in Nuclear Industry/Power Generation.

  • Comply with all operating procedures pertaining to the project.
  • Undertake all work as instructed by the WSO to the requirements of the task documentation, with due care to minimise the potential for inadvertent disturbance to plant or equipment.
  • Comply with all rules, regulations; permit system and safety requirements in force for this project and to promote these disciplines within his/her areas of responsibility.
  • Record any emergent problems encountered during the project and report the details to the WSO at the earliest opportunity.
  • Perform shift-monitoring checks such as physical plant walk about.
  • Perform tasks after appropriate training at the direction of supervision.
  • Attend weekly toolbox talks on matters of safety and company policy.
  • As and when required participate in the production and review of Point of Work Risk Assessments on a daily basis. Contribute to the AWE AOR and AE Procedures.
  • Assist as required with maintenance activities in line with the maintenance programme and maintenance instructions
  • Operate Cutting, lifting (hoists, cranes etc), and hand-held equipment as required.
  • Wear PPE appropriate to the task and ensure that PPE is in good condition.
  • Perform any tasks involving the use/wearing of RPE, following the appropriate training.
  • Maintain housekeeping standards before, during and after any operational/maintenance activities, clean up spillage's etc.
  • Ensure that portable equipment has been suitably tested



Qualifications
Time served Apprenticeship or Recognised Training Scheme
City & Guilds (or equivalent) electrical qualifications, including IEE Wiring Regulations 17/18th Edition.
City & Guilds 2391 qualification, Inspection, Testing and Verification.

The role requires minimum SC clearance for site access and the chosen candidate must be willing to undergo DV clearance.

This role will require the use of RPE so the candidate must be able to pass a pre-employment medical and routine D&A testing.