Electrical Automation Engineer

  • Posted: 10/06/2024
  • Salary: -
  • Location: Düsseldorf, , Germany
  • Job Type: Permanent/Fixed Term
Electrical and Automation Maintenance Engineer

Seeking a high performing self-motivated Electrical and Automation Maintenance Engineer for a ORC Power Plant. With ample potential for career growth in a rapidly expanding technology company.

Looking for a candidate with a technical background and experience in energy projects with focus on developing, structuring and overseeing operation and maintenance team of a geothermal power plant. 

Roles and Responsibilities
  • Perform preventative and corrective maintenance on electrical and automation systems within the ORC power plant, including generators, switchgear, control systems, and instrumentation.
  • Conduct regular inspections and diagnostics to identify potential electrical or automation issues, implementing maintenance plans to ensure system reliability.
  • Collaborate with the operations and engineering teams to develop and optimize maintenance schedules for electrical and automation components.
  • Manage spare parts inventory related to electrical and automation systems, coordinating with procurement for timely availability of required components.
  • Develop and implement safety procedures and protocols for electrical and automation maintenance activities.

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Automation Engineering, or a related field; relevant certifications.
  • 5+ years proven experience in electrical and automation maintenance within power plants, with a focus on ORC technology would be a great plus.
  • Familiarity with programmable logic controllers (PLCs) Siemens Simatic 7, distributed control systems (DCS), and electrical protection systems.
  • Strong understanding of electrical schematics, single-line diagrams, and control loop diagrams.
  • Knowledge of relevant safety regulations and protocols in the power generation industry.
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills and the ability to make informed decisions under time constraints.
  • Effective communication skills to coordinate with cross-functional teams and external service providers.
  • Familiarity with computerized maintenance management systems (CMMS) for efficient tracking of maintenance activities.
  • German and English language speaker oral and writing.
  • Willingness to travel within Europe of around 20%.

Milly Hurren Senior Consultant

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