Instrument Technician

Instrument Technician

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Oil, Gas, & Petrochemical

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  • Salary:

    £26 - £33 per hour

  • Contact:

    Stephanie Woolley

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)151 666 8914

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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Our Client is looking for an Instrument Technician for a ongoing Work on a Power station in Connahs Quay

Daily Duties Include:

Fault finding on all types of power station instrument apparatus

Working on all aspect of modern plant control instrumentation including pressure, flow , temperature and level

Environmental monitoring equipment and analysers utilising Beamex and standards quality calibration tools 

Complete calibration and quality reports on your findings. 

Work on control and actuating valves and Siemens PS2 positioners.

Able to carry out electrical and instrumentation installation works to high standard.

Experience required includes:
A broad understanding of Power Station operations

Trained and competent to plan work on gas plant and apparatus

experience working in a Heavy Industrial environment


Engineering craft based qualification in an appropriate engineering discipline to NVQ level 3 or industry recognised apprenticeship with academic qualifications to ONC, or equivalent relevant experience

Knowledge of  rotating plant and valve actuators including  electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic switches  would be an advantage.

Able to read design and construction drawings including P&ID

Trained in profibus installation techniques would be an advantage

Start date: September

Hours of work: 38 Monday – Friday

Self Employed Rates: £26.01p/h

Candidates may have relevant experience in the following roles: Installation Electrician, Maintenance Engineer, Shift Electrician. 

If you are interested in this role and feel that you have the right skills then please click apply at the bottom of this advert. 

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