Control & Instrumentation Technician

£35000 - £40000 per annum
07 Sep 2016
27 Sep 2016
Beth Vick
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you experiencedin C&I engineering and looking to take on a new challenge? If so Viridor are recruiting and are looking for individuals just like you!

Viridor is one of the UK’s leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies. Part of the FTSE 250 Pennon Group, Viridor puts waste into action, transforming it into high quality recyclables, raw materials and energy.

This is an exciting time to work at Viridor. We are at the forefront of the UK’s green economy and are one of the UK’s leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies.  We use smart people and smart technology to deliver our vision, bringing people together to give the world’s resources new life.

Due to continuing business success and growth we now have a fantastic opportunity available for a Control & Instrumentation Engineer to join our teams across northern England and Scotland. Working 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday.

Control & Instrumentation Engineer key responsibilities:

  • Responsibility for carrying out planned and unplanned maintenance activities to ensure the safe and efficient operation of the Ardley ERF plant
  • Ensuring maintenance plans and targets are achieved safely, economically and within the environmental limits of the plant
  • Carrying out fault diagnosis and rectifying as required, along with managing calibration records and the implementation of instrument calibrations
  • Ensuring that all reporting within the Computerised Maintenance Management System is effective and followed through to completion promptly
  • Fully conversant with instrument loop drawings and P&ID’s
  • Be pro-active and creative in problem solving and initiative
  • Conduct plant inspections and area safety inspections
  • Broaden experience by covering the C&I Engineer’s duties if required
  • Ensure that all activities within the Ardley ERF plant are carried out in a safe manner in line with our procedures
The ideal Control & Instrumentation Engineer:
  • Understanding of Environmental and H&S issues and their impacts, training will be given
  • Experience in C&I engineering of process industry or power plant environment
  • Experience of working with Computerised Maintenance Management systems
  • To hold an appropriate technical qualification City & Guilds / NVQ (or equivalent), including a recognised trade specific apprenticeship
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely at all levels, both verbally and written
  • Ability to work without supervision, and with own initiative
  • Able to think logically and solve problems effectively and efficiently
In return for your hard work as a Control & Instrumentation Engineer, you can expect to receive a salary of £35,000 - £40,000 per annum plus a range of benefits.

If you are looking for your next challenge as a Control & Instrumentation Engineer then we want to hear from you, please click APPLY!


Closing Date - 26th September 2016

No terminology in the advert you have seen is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we will gladly accept applications from all sections of the community.