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NES Fircroft

Electrical Technician

London, England, GB

Company: NES Fircroft

Category: Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations

Published on 2022-04-29 11:14

The primary role is to perform a variety of Service tasks, identify technical problems and make analysis through remote or on-site activity in any Service categories (installation and commissioning, maintenance, repairs, engineering and consulting, advanced services, extensions, upgrades and retrofits, end of life services, replacements, etc.) for a variety of Clients from the industrial and commercial sectors many of which are blue chip . Focus will be on taking responsibility for the successful and safe execution of inspection and maintenance services, on time, to budget and the clients satisfaction.

Location: Home based, Traveling daily to sites around the UK

Key Undertakings

  • Installation, Inspection & maintenance of switchgear & transformers up to 33kv
  • Manage inspection & maintenance reports on data bases.
  • Installation of protection relays & control cabling
  • Ensure the productivity of projects and service work.
  • 24/7 On-Call Support standby Rota.
  • Take full responsibility for the delivery, collection & control of insulating oil using Oil management system.
  • Provide input into the tendering process for service work and projects.
  • Ensure conformity to the ABB Electrical safety Management System.
  • Applies safety rules and safe practices as well as environmental responsibilities. Reports unsafe practices and incidents.
  • Ensure all materials and parts are identified specified and procured
  • Troubleshooting - identifies potential equipment failures and requests proactive corrective actions. Troubleshoots equipment failure and makes recommendations to avoid repeating the problem in the future


  • Experienced and qualified Engineer/Technician with >2 years’ experience
  • Knowledge of ABB and third Party MV Products.
  • Strong background in the power sector service & maintenance.
  • Demonstrate excellent customer focus.
  • Completed basic electrical switchgear & transformer maintenance course.
  • City & Guilds 236 or 232 certificate or equivalent NVQ.
  • Full driving license


  • Experienced in HV, MV and LV cable jointing
  • IOSH managing safety.
  • Safety passport.
  • CSCS card Holder
  • SF6 competent person