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ICA Technician - Water Projects

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  • Sector:

    Water & Environmental

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £30k - 40k per year

  • Contact:

    Kevin Elder

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Role: ICA Technician - Water Projects
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000
Location: Plymouth
Start date: ASAP
Are you a Water Treatment Plant Operator looking for a new challenge?
My client, a leading contractor covering the full range of MEICA services from design to installation and maintenance within the water industry are currently looking for an ICA Technician who will be involved in inspecting, fault diagnose, test, install, modify or repair as appropriate, instrumentation, control and automation equipment in a safe, efficient, timely and effective manner with minimum supervision within the water industry.
·Installing, modifying and commissioning new plant equipment to relevant standards and to diagnose and repair faults on systems and plants. Proactively identifying and reporting follow on work or areas for enhancement.
·Working as the ICA Electrical Technician alongside multi-disciplinary operational teams such as mechanical, process and electrical technicians.
·Liaising and supervising contractors and suppliers where necessary.
·Carrying out instrumentation, control and automation maintenance on a variety of wastewater assets including planned maintenance and defect maintenance.
·Delivering cost-effective improvements to assets and systems.
·Conducting your own risk assessments and create appropriate method statements when required to safely carry out maintenance activities.
·Providing specialist technical advice where appropriate with up to date technical knowledge and provide training support for technical trainees.
·Carry out scheduled planned maintenance work in compliance with company procedures in order to minimize plant breakdowns.
·Support project development and input into capital delivery projects.
·Investigate the nature of plant failures and subsequently carry out repairs as quickly and efficiently as possible in order to avoid interruptions to the process.
·Examples of some instrumentation you could be working on are flow meters, pressure levels, ultrasonic, radar, gas detection, PH monitors.
·Knowledge of PLC software packages would be a distinct advantage.
Skills and experience:
·An industry applicable ONC or City & Guilds / NVQ equivalent
·Demonstrable experience of working within the water and / or sewage industries on SEMD frameworks
·Relevant H&S qualifications (IOSH or CITB 5 Day Site Safety Management, A relevant CSCS card and First Aid training)
·Working knowledge of Microsoft packages
·Blue Water hygiene card
If you are interested you can apply on online or send your CV to and I will call you to discuss
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