Electrical Technician

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Job Description


JOB TITLE: Electrical Technician (Days)


COMMUTABLE FROM:  Hull, Barton, Beverley, Brigg, Hessle, Scunthorpe, Howden, Goole, Driffield, Bridlington, Grimsby,



£40k – 42k DOE

Private Pension Scheme (9%)


Discretionary Bonus

Health insurance

Life assurance x 4

Death in service x 6

Onsite Restaurant

Gym available from 2023


Shift: Mon-Fri – 7-3




My client is a worldwide Chemical manufacturing firm who supply to a wide range of sectors across the world. The role will be working at a Top Tier Comah site based in Hull that has recently undergone significant investment and expansion over the last 12 months.




Apprentice trained or equivalent in Engineering

Have experience as a Electrical Technician, Electrical Maintenance or Electrician in a relevant field

Ideally be NVQ level 3 or equivalent qualified ONC/HNC

Must have 18th Edition

Must have Compex

Record of strong personal safety values and taking the lead in safety initiatives.

Strong teamwork skills and willingness to work at developing the overall team capability.

Previous experience of computerised maintenance management systems or SAP

Any previous Comah or Chemical experience would be ideal, but other sectors considered include Power, Heavy Manufacturing, Refineries Petro Chem, EFW, Biofuels, Oils, Process etc





The Elec Tech will provide a day-based engineering support service to the assets at the site. You will be required to work with minimal supervision as part of a team of operations, instrument, electrical and mechanical personnel and have the ability to maximise the reliability and availability of the assets and ensure SHE targets are met


Key Duties


To undertake the day-to-day electrical technician core role activities including breakdown and preventative maintenance, repair, and installation of electrical equipment:


Interact with the maintenance coordination team, discipline engineers and operations technicians to be advised of, and understand daily plant issues. Then have the ability to act on these and deliver solutions

Work with permit signatories daily to discuss and prepare permit requests, method statements and risk assessments

Regularly liaise with other trade disciplines and the supervisors for scaffolding and lagging when they are required to support specific jobs. This often necessitates coordination of their work and permit requirements

Act as Building Craftsman within the permit system

Carry out electrical isolations on the sites LV systems

Fault finding following equipment failure, identifying problems and then have the ability to resolve these within a specified timescale whilst minimising costs. This may include organising spares, labour, and third-party interaction upfront to minimise downtime

To be competent in the operation, maintenance, and installation of electrical systems in accordance with appropriate standards and procedures:


Hazardous area equipment inspections and installations to the IEC60079 standard

Maintaining the sites LV and HV systems up to 11000V

Maintain awareness of procedures, rules and regulations that apply to electrical activities. To be conversant with all E&I codes of practice

To advise the asset E&I engineers on maintenance issues and field observations to achieve continuous improvement

Identify and specify equipment requiring procurement. To consult with suppliers on technical issues and ensure that procured equipment will meet standards of design and performance



Electronic recording of maintenance activities and interacting with IT Systems, including:


Knowledge and use of SAP, MS Excel, Word, Outlook, Power point, and navigating the network drives

Initiating maintenance activities and recording thereof in SAP (Notifications and workorder feedback)

Recording and re-ordering of spares






To apply for the Electrical Technician role, please send your CV along with your salary details, quoting ref: 6079SC by email to Simon Cutsforth : scutsforth@ros.jobs  RoS International Ltd, 16 Parliament Street, Hull, HU1 2AP, Tel 01482 211155

RoS International Ltd is a well-established and respected Engineering and Technical Recruitment Company.  Since 1991 we have been placing staff into both permanent

and contract vacancies throughout the UK.


We often have such a large response to our advertisements that we are unable to provide feedback to every applicant. If you do not receive an email from us within the next 14 days your application has been unsuccessful. We would like to keep your details on file for future vacancies unless you state otherwise.


SECTOR: Power Generation