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Installation and Commissioning Technician

Job Description

Xcede are proud to be working with a leading systems integration & engineering business supplying the power, airport and transport markets with high integrity solutions.

Job Role: Installation and commissioning technician

Location: Derby

Salary: €18,500 pa plus overtime and premium hours

As a Installation and Commissioning Technician your remit will include:

  • Panel assembly: building electrical and IT panels
  • Helping the project team to perform initial testing of system functionality in a test environment in the office. Including electrical circuits and equipment operation.
  • Setting up system equipment with configuration settings.
  • Factory acceptance testing: Helping the project team to formally test system functionality in a test environment in the office. Including electrical circuits and equipment operation.
  • System installation on site: IT and cabinet equipment installation on site. Electrical power wiring. Termination of signal wiring within the system equipment.
  • System commissioning: Helping the project team to perform initial system testing on site including control and monitoring of plant equipment and field devices.
  • Site acceptance testing: Helping the project team to perform formal system testing on site including control and monitoring of plant equipment and field devices.
  • Fault finding & rectification: Performing fault finding of electrical and system problems including any rectification work as necessary.
  • Equipment inspections: Inspection of system equipment either in the office or on site. Electrical installation certification of system equipment in the office.
  • PAT Testing of office IT equipment.
  • CAD: Production and modifications of CAD drawings

What you will bring to the company:

  • You are a highly motivated and flexible person.
  • Respect, collaboration, and integrity are important values to you
  • Experience in a similar role within the Industrial Automation environment
  • Minimum degree qualification in an engineering or process related subject
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision, whilst an effective team player as part of a structured team
  • Confident communicator with a professional manner, and the ability to absorb and impart factual information to others and work within standard operating procedures
  • A positive self-starter with drive to achieve results in a friendly manner, but at the same time maintain quality and standard
  • Full UK driving licence

What they promise to offer:

  • 33 floating holidays to take when you like with your entitlement increasing by an additional 2 days every 5 years.
  • Performance related bonus.
  • Wellbeing benefit - a monthly instalment made in addition to your salary to contribute towards anything that makes you happy.
  • Pension scheme.
  • Anniversary celebrations it is important to us that we celebrate the commitment and value people have brought to our business over the years.
  • Social events - If there is one thing about PDS, it is that we love to get social, so this is a big part of our culture.
  • Hybrid working - If the pandemic taught us anything it's that we don't need to be in the office 5 days a week, every week, helping towards a not only a positive work life balance but a healthier planet.
  • Flexible working giving you the ability to finish at 1pm on Fridays.

This is a field-based role covering the UK and (occasionally Europe) .