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At Hitachi Energy our purpose is advancing a sustainable​ energy future for all. We bring power to our homes, schools, hospitals and factories. Join us and work with fantastic people, while learning and developing yourself on projects that have a real impact to our communities and society. Bring your passion, bring your energy, and be part of a global team that appreciates a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Great Innovation

Hitachi Energy has a exciting role as a Service Technician joining out Grid Integration team. The primary role is to perform a variety of Service tasks where needed in the United Kingdom, identify technical problems and make analysis through remote or on-site activity in any Service categories (installation and commissioning, maintenance, repairs, engineering and consulting, advanced services, extensions, upgrades and retrofits, end of life services, replacements, etc.) for a variety of Clients from the industrial and commercial sectors many of which are blue chip. Focus will be on taking responsibility for the successful and safe execution of inspection and maintenance services, on time, to budget and the clients satisfaction.

Your responsibilities

  • Installation, Inspection & maintenance of switchgear & transformers up to 33kv
  • Manage inspection & maintenance reports on data bases.
  • Installation of protection relays & control cabling
  • Ensure the productivity of projects and service work.
  • 24/7 On-Call Support standby Rota.
  • Provide Technical support for the team and customers.
  • Lead, Manage and develop the Substation Service Team apprentices
  • Identify client requirements, liaising with internal and external suppliers with close liaison with Sales, Supply Chain Management, Project Management, Planning, Engineering and Commercial functions.
  • Take full responsibility for the delivery, collection & control of insulating oil using Oil management system.
  • Provide input into the tendering process for service work and projects.

Your background

  • Experienced and qualified Engineer/Technician with >2 years’ experience
  • Knowledge of Hitachi Energy and third Party MV Products.
  • Strong background in the power sector service & maintenance.
  • Demonstrate excellent customer focus.
  • Completed basic electrical switchgear & transformer maintenance course.
  • City & Guilds 236 or 232 certificate or equivalent NVQ.
  • Full driving license

More about us

Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. We are advancing the world’s energy system to become more sustainable, flexible and secure whilst balancing social, environmental and economic value. Hitachi Energy has a proven track record and unparalleled installed base in more than 140 countries. Headquartered in Switzerland, we employ around 40,000 people in 90 countries and generate business volumes of approximately $10 billion USD.

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Location Stone, Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Job Type Full-Time
Type of role Professionals ( > 2 years of work experience)
Contract Regular/Permanent

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