Operation & Maintenance Technician Jobs in Salisbury – England – UK at IES Lean Systems

Title: Operation & Maintenance Technician

Company: IES Lean Systems

Location: Salisbury – England – UK

Type: Full Time

Category: Engineering, Maintenance


Job Description:

The role involves day to day operation and maintenance of a small utilities plant in Salisbury Area. The running of plant is autonomous via a SCADA system. Steam, Pneumatic air, Chilled water & Electrical Supply is provided as a service to the plant. Manual intervention is required to restart the plant due to a service outage. The day to day Preventive Maintenance tasks is assigned via Job sheets. Managing of specialist contractors during their service + assisting with calibration, diaphragm change for valves.

The plant has undergone an upgrade in the past year and continuous improvement is an on-going task.

Training will be provided where required. Maintenance wise work involve fault finding, identifying leaks, replacing steam traps, seals on vessels, replace seals / diaphragms should a leak develop on a Manual or Actuated Valve.


Mechanical skills at a hands on and hopefully diagnostic level.

Low voltage electrical skills at a hands on and hopefully diagnostics level.

Able to follow Electrical Drawing / Loop diagrams and diagnose faults

Able to follow P&ID drawings and diagnose faults

Process plant operation expertise and knowledge involving flow, pressure, temperature, and level measurement and control.

Any knowledge of steam plant an advantage.

Ideal Candidate:

Would potentially suit ex Forces technicians or particularly marine engineers, possibly semi-retired

Mechanical or electrical craftspeople with some experience in process plant or utilities (heating, cooling, steam).

Process plant operator.

Self-starter comfortable with lone working / working with light supervision.

Someone with initiative to activity contribute to the continuous improvement programme.

Capable of sourcing and securing basic supplies as required for the plant.


Salary Negotiable – Depending on Experience, suitability and hours £33 – 38k

25 Days Annual Leave + Bank Holidays

Option to Work On Call between Christmas and New Year

Flexible working hours with 28 Hour Week / 4 Day week.

Additional training including CCNSG Safe Passport / IOSH – Managing Safely

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