Iberdrola USA Electrical Technician in United States
Our Generation business ensures we have enough power to continue delivering the energy needed. We deliver competitive energy from across our generation portfolio of hydro and gas-fired generation, while minimising the environmental impact.
Shoreham power station is a 400 MW Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) power station which was constructedduring 1999 and began commercial operation in the summer of 2000. The station uses a Gas Turbine along with a Steam Turbine to power a 500MVA generator to provide a highly efficient form of thermal electricity generation. The station is located on the Sussex coast approximately four miles to the west of Brighton & Hove, on the edge of the South Downs National Park.
We currently have three vacancies within our Electrical, Control & Instrumentation Maintenance Department at Shoreham Power Station for Electrical Technicians and C&I; Technicians.
As an Electrical or Control & Instrumentation Technician, your main focus will be to ensure that operational plant and equipment at the station is maintained in a safe and efficient manner, to ensure that all relevant statutory requirements are undertaken, and records maintained. You will also be responsible for ensuring that all personnel under your control adhere to the safety systems and procedures on site, and for the preparation of contract documentation.
The role includes ‘hands on’ planned and corrective maintenance as well as project management and contractor supervision.
Ideally, you will be educated to minimum ONC/C&G; Level, or equivalent (naval or maritime, for example), in anelectrical, electronic, control or instrumentation discipline, and will bring to the role a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office, especially Excel and Word. You will have a flexible approach to work over a wide range of work areas and equipment, as well as a willingness to work occasional extended hours at weekends and to activelyparticipate in an informal call-out rota, to support planned and unplanned maintenance works. You will also be
comfortable working at height, in confined spaces, and working on or near power station systems such as High Voltage electrical apparatus.
In return, this is an excellent career opportunity for any Industrial Electricians, and C&I; Technicians to apply their experience within a large-scale, technically challenging environment, whilst developing new multidisciplinary and contract management skills. Your development will be supported by a combination of formal training and on-site instruction from experienced staff.
Personal Contract OL15
Bonus up to 10%
South East Allowance
Share incentive plan
Enhanced maternity and adoption leave provisions
Enhanced annual leave
Caring and development breaks
Training and development
Competencies: Achieving Results & Continuous Improvement, Initiative, Team Work & Communicating and Influencing (All level 2)
Location: Shoreham Power Station, Portslade, West Sussex BN41 1WF
Publication date: 04.10.2017
No of Vacancies: 3
Contract Type: Permanent
Employment Status: Full Time
Selection Method: Competency Based Interview
Salary: From £32,400 – 40,500 per annum
CLOSING DATE: 13th October 2017