Salary: £ 28,000 per Annum
Reference : 19266

Mechanical and Electrical Technician



Blueprint Recruitment Solutions are representing a company in the UK Water Sector, who have an immediate opportunity for an Industrial Mechanical & Electrical Technician to join their Production Team them on a permanent basis on the South Coast. The position comes with a salary of up to £33,000 p.a. Main responsibility for the role is to ensure that all equipment at the sewage treatment works is running effectively.


  • Inspect, maintain, diagnose, test, install or modify or repair electrical & mechanical plant equipment.

  • Follow robust planned maintenance and get involve in minor installation projects, electrical fault finding and emergency breakdown repairs.

  • Investigate plant failures and carry out repairs.

  • Provide technical advice, knowledge and training or support where required.

  • Participate in a 24/7 out of hours standby rota.

  • Examples of equipment you will be working on will include: low voltage switchgear, motor drives, valves, gas dosing equipment, pneumatic plant, pumps and motors.


  • Skills/experience:

  • 17th or 18th edition electrical City & Guilds certification with an upskill qualification in mechanical NVQ.

  • NVQ or City & Guilds level 3 in mechanical engineering would preferable.
  • Experience in inspecting, maintaining, fault diagnosis, testing, installation, modifying or repairing mechanical and electrical plant equipment.
  • Ability to work in confined spaces and will require the completion of appropriate training for this.
  • A full UK driving licence is essential.