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Date Added: Sat 18/11/2023

Instrumentation Technician

Cambridge, CB2, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, Full Time

Salary: £36000 - £38000/annum benefits

Instrumentation Technician
Cambridge (CB22)

Monday-Friday Days

£36,000 - £38,000 + Overtime


12% Company Contribution Private Pension
X4 Life Assurance
Bonus Scheme
Private Healthcare
25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays

Our client is a leading industrial manufacturer, part of a multi-billion-pound global group, with a reputation for product quality which is second to none and industry leading standards. Due to retirement next year, they are looking for an Instrumentation Technician to work closely and train with this person.

Role & Responsibilities:

Calibrate and maintain the site process & service instrumentation
Dealing with pressure vessels, instrumentation, PLC's, liquid processing, utilities, weighing systems
Part of the overall site maintenance team, supporting automation, electrical & mechanical engineers, with PPM's, reactive and plant availability
Ensure equipment is compliant with process safety management - inspection & testing
A very proactive position, focusing on PPM's, servicing & calibration
Undertake ATEX inspections & installations
Ensure that all maintenance & calibration records are up-to-date for internal & external auditing
Provide support to the PLC and automation team - fault finding
Able to manufacture and source various parts from suppliers when needed

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

At least 10 years' experience in instrumentation calibration and routine maintenance
Must be a driven and enthusiastic character, flexible and willing to bring in new ideas
Ideally have worked in manufacturing - pharmaceuticals, chemicals, beverage, oil & gas
NVQ Level 3 engineering qualified as minimum - instrumentation / electrical / controls
PLC - electrical fault finding skills
Must be very numerical & date focussed, with could record keeping & timekeeping skills
Knowledge of ATEX regulations would be beneficial & qualified
Team player - willing to help out in all areas within the maintenance team
Must have an understanding of SAP, PPM, engineering safety regulations for instrumentation
17th or 18th Edition would be beneficial

Job Reference No: SE23268 / 510/524

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling our Managing Consultant for this vacancy -

Chris Gumm on (phone number removed) or by sending your CV directly to him at (url removed)

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.

Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Engineering and Manufacturing professionals throughout the South West & South East of England. If you are looking for work in this area, we may be able to assist you. Contact us directly on (phone number removed) and discuss your requirements with one of our dedicated consultants
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