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Electrical Engineering Technician

Electrical Engineering Technician

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Work Location 
Department / Discipline 
Engineering - Electrical
Additional Work Location 
Position Type 
Staff / Permanent

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities


Amec Foster Wheeler is recruiting for an Electrical Engineering Technician to support the Clean Energy Business Unit at our Heysham offices. Clean Energy provides high added value engineering, technical and safety case support to our customers’ nuclear operations. Its focus is on optimising continued safe operation and delivering lifetime extensions. This vacancy is with existing teams supporting major Clients in the civil and defence nuclear power generation industries.




 Build of test rigs

 Develop practical solutions

 Build and test of panels

 Testing and commissioning of control systems

 Facilities installations (17th edition BS7671)

 Site surveys

 Design skills

 Be able to create drawings from engineer’s sketches or modify existing drawings/documentations.

o Schematic diagrams

o General arrangements

o SLD / BCD / P&ID

o Cable schedules

o Building layout / containment drawings

o Earthing diagrams

o Load / cable schedules



Skills / Qualifications

Skills & Qualifications

 HNC/HND Qualification as a minimum (or equivalent)

Knowledge of Amtech, Dialux, ACAD and Microsoft Office

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion.  We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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