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Veolia (Leinster, Ireland) 3 days ago

O&M Technician (Electrical)

Location: Co. Wicklow

Duration: 24 Month Contract


Veolia is Ireland’s leading environmental services company. We provide a comprehensive range of energy, waste, and water solutions and are dedicated to carbon reduction, protecting the environment, and building the circular economy.

We offer all employees an enhanced benefits package as standard which includes full VHI cover, pension, and education assistance

Overview of the role:

The O&M Tech (electrical) will carry out the required operational duties, in conjunction with the Plant Manager, to ensure optimum plant performance and reliability.

The main responsibilities will be to carry out electrical preventative and reactive maintenance on a range of panels, VSD’s, motorised gearboxes, and other operational equipment according to the computerised maintenance management system (CMMS). There is a wide range of equipment and a multi-disciplinary team on site for assistance.

The role will involve effective communication and interaction with management, team members, clients, and suppliers so as to ensure that deliverables and company goals are achieved. In executing the role it is

paramount that Health & Safety, Ethical and Quality requirements, both legislative and company-specific, are fully respected and taken into account.

General day to day of the role:

  • Monitor and repair and replace any electrical equipment, e.g. motors, VSD’s, valves, and actuators.

  • Fault finding and maintenance of pumps, motors, and motorised valves

  • Monitor the plant and operation of plant machinery and carry out any relevant maintenance work;

  • Monitor the water quality on a regular basis, e.g. Chlorine residuals, turbidity andpH; and ability to work with online monitoring equipment and sensors

  • Use of remote monitoring tools (Log Me In) as appropriate to verify plantcondition, and monitoring of alarm dial-outs

  • Availability for response to plant failures outside normal operation hours inaccordance with roster for same, and general availability to assist in remote troubleshooting where appropriate

  • Assist with On Call as above, one week in four;

  • Provide accurate reporting as necessary, including the use of computer

  • maintenance system (CMMS-Pirana), monthly report data and the use of excel/word documents

  • Provide assistance to the operations technician in Monasterevin, Rathangan, Stillorgan

  • Liaise and interact with the Plant Manager and General Manager

  • Identify opportunities for improvements and efficiencies

  • Ensure that all work is carried out in accordance with the plant’s performance

  • management system and the company’s quality management system, safety rules

  • health and safety legislation and relevant environmental standards

  • Adhere to the company’s ethical conduct guidelines and maintain a working environment which is supportive and respectful of other employees

  • Undertake duties of a general nature that may be required by your manager

Experience required for success in this role

  • Electrical background with experience in fault finding of industrial panels

  • Knowledge of the water treatment industry, with ;3 years’ experience in water treatment plants is an advantage

  • Experience with dosing pumps and gearboxes is an advantage

  • This position requires that you must be flexible and available outside of the normal working week to provide/organise immediate assistance to Plant Manager and Clients

  • Must be self motivated and have the ability to work in a team and/or on own initiative

  • Strong technical capability with attention to detail

  • Strong Problem solving and trouble-shooting skills

  • Effective time management and Communication skills

Please note: If you are an EU/EEA national, you will be asked to show proof of right to work in Ireland

If you are a non - EU/EEA national, you will require current and valid permission to work and reside in the Republic of Ireland.

Information on legislation and guides to the procedures in relation to obtaining green card permits, work permits, spousal/dependant permits is available on the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation website


Job: Assistance / General Services

Primary Location: Ireland-Leinster

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Job Posting: Feb 26, 2021, 12:50:31 AM

Job Type: Temporary Work / Casual


Job Level: Non-Management

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