Maintenance Technician

Location Atherstone
Discipline: Construction
Vacancy Type Permanent-Full Time
Contact name: Anthony Child

Contact email:
Job ref: 009303

Dornan are currently recruiting a Maintenance Technician to work on site on a Waste to Energy project in the Baddesley, Atherstone.

Dornan are a leading Mechanical, Electrical and Instrumentation contractor with projects in Ireland, Europe and the UK. Dornan are involved in projects across many sectors such as Pharmaceutical, Power, Waste to Energy, Commercial, Data Centre and Petrochemical.

You will join a hard working ambitious team and you will benefit from a supportive culture, where your ideas and contributions will be recognised.

The successful candidate will join an already established Construction team on the District Energy centres and systems, including heating, cooling and power systems. The project is an installation and has a project value in excess of £60 million.


Maintenance Technician roles and responsibilities are to deliver

Maintenance of large steam boiler plant, Maintenance Management Systems, Generation, Flue Gas Treatment, SSOW, CEMS equipment and all other associated auxiliary systems 

Carrying out Planned Preventative & Reactive Maintenance on a range of mechanical, electrical and C&I equipment including but not limited to motors, valves, rotating plant, pumps, switch gear variable speed drives, instrumentation and conveyor systems

Planning PPM Schedules and reviewing plant defects when required.

Identification of essential maintenance spares and stock control of held spares.  

Planning and carrying out improvement projects

Supervision of sub-contractors and close working with them particularly at times of scheduled maintenance and inspection activities

Provide knowledge and leadership among the O&M assistants for maintenance related tasks.

Assist the Maintenance Manager with creating and initial set up of the CMMS system.

You will accurately record maintenance using a CMMS and assist to schedule future maintenance activities

Diagnosing and repairing faults on an extensive range of Electrical/ Mechanical equipment

Carry out Root Cause Analysis and play an active role in investigating recurring faults and engineering solutions

Carry out other reasonable tasks and duties as requested by the plant management


Behaviours & Attitudes Required:

Ability to priorities workload

Recognises own strengths and weaknesses and committed to ongoing development

Acceptance of responsibility and accountability