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  • Job reference: RMS0187612

Instrument Technician

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: East of England
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 22/11/2017
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Time left:
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The Role:
This is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to be an integral part of a multiskilled team. Working at our Bacton Gas Terminal you will be able to demonstrate the ability to maintain our range of equipment associated with the processing of hydrocarbons and supporting utilities. Ideally you will have experience of maintaining turbine control systems.

This role operates on a regular shift pattern of one week on and one week off, 12 hour days/nights.

Key accountabilities include
Working within a team of multiskilled techops to safely operate and maintain the Bacton Terminal within the operational and maintenance procedures. Maximising the plant availability in the processing of gas received from our offshore fields
Plan and carry out preventative maintenance tasks to required standards and procedures, minimising impact on production
Completion of Maximo work orders and ensure generation of new work requests to highlight plant and equipment failure
Provide assistance for projects, working with vendors and sub contractors as required
Management of spares and test gases to enable testing/calibration of gas monitors
Health, Safety and Environmental requirements are adhered to and actively promoted at all times

Safety Critical Tasks
Shutdown/Blowdown Valves Carry out maintenance on Shutdown/ Blowdown Valves Extinguishant Systems Carry out maintenance on Extinguishant Systems
Fire & Gas Systems Hardware, Operation and Testing Carry out maintenance on Fire and Gas Detection systems
Fixed & Portable Analysers Carry out maintenance on Fixed and Portable Flammable and Toxic Gas Detectors
Level Indicators, Switches and Transmitters Maintenance of the Level Measurement equipment
Nucleonic Devices Safe use of nucleonic level devices
Pressure Indicators, Switches and Transmitters Maintenance of the Pressure Measurement equipment
Safety Instrumented Systems - Operation and Testing Maintenance on Shutdown Systems
Temperature Elements, Switches and Transmitters Maintenance of the Temperature Measurement equipment

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Qualifications/Experience Required
We are looking for an individual who has completed a time served trade apprenticeship.
HNC qualification in a relevant subject
Compex certified desirable

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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