Control Panel Technician

Recruiter
Rullion Managed Services
Location
Abingdon
Salary
£15.00 - £22.00/hour PAYE/Umbrella
Posted
13 Jul 2017
Closes
12 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Our Client, UKAEA (CCFE) is a well established and forward thinking research facility based at Culham Science Park. Among several exciting Projects UKAEA is also the host for UK's very own Fusion Project MAST that heads UK contribution into fusion energy. The MAST Power Supplies group is seeking for a number of Control Panel Technicians to join them on contract basis.

As part of a busy team, you would build and test the project's control and instrumentation systems.

Responsibilities/duties:

* Interpret and understand control system schematics.
* Be responsible for the construction of one-off control panels and cubicles in accordance with the schematics.
* Implement field wiring from cubicle/panels to remote instrumentation and actuators. This can be a mixture of programmable logic controllers (PLC), relay logic, contractors, instrumentation, actuators and sensors.
* Identify faults within the schematics that require rectifications and where possible propose solutions.
* Implement point-to-point wiring checks and functional testing of control systems.
* Document any deviations from the design and the test results.
* Technical supervision of electricians and wiremen working on such control systems - to ensure their work is implemented in accordance with requirements.

Required qualifications and experience:
* Ability to read and understand electrical/electronic technical drawings and schematics.
* Demonstrable practical experience after initial training in making wiring looms, small cable terminations, electrical and control panels.
* Previous experience in checking, testing and fault finding on electrical and control system panels.

The Client offers excellent working conditions, competitive rates and an opportunity to work in a friendly team on an exciting project!

Apply via the link or get in touch on 01235464563