Electrical Technician

BH-269961
  • Strong base salary + benefits package
  • England East Anglia Peterborough
  • Permanent
  • Water Treatment
The Peterborough Service Centre is home to a large-scale regeneration facility as well as the base for a fleet of over 100 mobile water treatment units, primarily fixed within trailers and containers.

We are looking for an Electrical Assembly Technician with electrician skills who will be responsible for the electrical builds of water treatment equipment.

Full training on products is planned into your Induction.

This position is based 100% at our clients' site in Peterborough.

What are the day to day duties?
  • Fabrication, installation, and documentation of cables, trays, and rack assemblies
  • Single-phase, three-phase, high-voltage, and low-voltage electrical circuits
  • Preparation, soldering, and termination of wire cable harnesses
  • Using blueprints, wiring diagrams, assembly prints, and electronic schematics
  • Troubleshooting electrical instrumentation and mechanical equipment and presenting technical solutions to address these issues.
  • Finding problems using programmable logic controllers (PLC) and communicating with the manufacturing and maintenance team to prevent impact on the equipment.
  • Programming instrumentation to relay information to a central HMI
  • Testing analog inputs and outputs to ensure accurate calibration.
  • Configuration of equipment using PLC interfaces (GE Fanuc, Allan Bradley, Siemens)
  • Commissioning of special build equipment, electrically and mechanically.
  • Maintaining the quality of all the products, performing incoming and outgoing quality control tests, inspections, and repair of all plant and field equipment.
  • Live working at 400V
  • Electrical inspection and testing (EIC, EICR and PAT)

What skills would we like to see on your CV?
  • City And Guilds Level 3 in electrical installations or equivalent
  • 18th Edition Wiring Regulations
  • NVQ3 in electrical based units
  • City and Guilds 2391 – Electrical testing and inspection
  • Passport to safety or equivalent
  • Experience in industrial electrical works


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