EC&I Engineer - Energy from Waste Power Station

Astute Technical Recruitment Ltd
Croydon, Surrey, South East, CR0 4TD
Jun 25, 2022
Jul 09, 2022
Energy Engineering
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
EC&I Engineer - Energy from Waste Power Station

Croydon, South London

Competitive salary + Bonus + Benefits


Astute Technical Recruitment are currently looking for an Electrical, Controls and Instrumentation Engineer to join the maintenance department of an Energy from Waste Power Station in Croydon, South London.

The EC&I Engineer will be involved in the planning and coordination of maintenance activities, managing contractors, supervising the workshop activities, and leading a team of EC&I Technicians.

Roles & Responsibilities

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, as the EC&I Engineer, you will be responsible for:
  • The day-to-day management of short term and long term goals which includes preventative maintenance activities to ensure maximum plant availability.
  • Assist in the delivery of the overall maintenance & engineering strategy, implementing new maintenance techniques & approaches and management of the EC&I budget.
  • Work alongside the Mechanical Team Leader to ensure work is appropriately allocated and delivered in addition to developing the sites CMMS.
  • Act as the EC&I lead during planned outages, manage specialist contractors on site.
  • Ensuring all activities are carried out in a safe manner and in line with company safety policies, safety rules and relevant H&S legislation.
  • Act as the sites Authorised / Nominated Person.
  • Deputise for the Maintenance Manager as and when required.

Skills, Qualifications and Experience e

We are looking for someone with the following:
  • HNC / ONC or similar Engineering qualified in a relevant EC&I discipline.
  • Proven supervisory / management experience from an Energy from Waste plant or similar Process Industry such as - Waste to Energy, Biomass, Cogeneration / CHP, CCGT Power Station, Refinery, Pharmaceutical etc.
  • Experience in maintaining and working on a variety of instrumentation, electrical and control system equipment (DCS, Siemens PLC, temperature, level, pressure, flow, switch gear, motors, drives, transformers etc).
  • Ideally SAP / Senior Authorised Person for HV activities.
  • Contract management experience
  • Experience of maintenance techniques including vibration analysis, laser alignment, thermography, oil analysis etc
  • IOSH / NEBOSH or similar H&S qualification

Salary & Package

What's on offer for this exciting role:
  • Competitive Salary
  • Bonus
  • Pension

How to Apply

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 02392 288 282 and ask to speak to Arjun Patel who can tell you more

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.