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Fawley Electrical Technician


Fawley, HAM, GB

Company:  ExxonMobil

Job Role Summary


Join our Electrical Technicians Team on the south coast of England, 30 minutes from Southampton, at our Fawley site, which is the largest and most technically complex refining and petrochemical facility in the UK. We are located on the edge of the New Forest National Park and only 75 miles from London. On-site facilities, including a gym, make Fawley an enjoyable place to work.



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This vacancy will close on Sunday, December 1st 2020.

The job details will specify the closing date. However we do reserve the right to close adverts early, for example, where we have subsequently held a vacancy for internal redeployees or we have received an unprecedented high volume of applications. Adverts will therefore close at midnight, either on the advertised closing date, or the day the decision has been taken to close the advert early.

Job Role Responsibilities


  • Work on electrical equipment in hazardous areas.
  • Maintenance and repair of electrical starters and circuit breakers.
  • Experience on equipment up to 11kV
  • Experience of HV equipment and generators an advantage
  • Experience on installation of electrical systems.
  • Experience of motor actuated valves including PLC control.
  • Ability to interpret and work from engineering drawings.
  • Proven team & leadership skills.
  • Understanding of protection relays
  • IPS knowledge an advantage
  • Detailed understanding of hazardous area  requirements
  • Communication systems
Expected Level of Proficiency
  • A good general education to at least GCSE level. 5 GCSEs should be of grades A-C and must include English Language, Maths and Science.
  • Electrical apprenticeship or an Electrical related qualification
  • Prior experience working as an Electrical Technician within industry or with experience in a related and relevant industry with the ability to transfer into the role as an Electrical Technician at ExxonMobil
  • High standards of safety, trade skills, quality of work, timekeeping, maintenance of tools and equipment
  • Experience working with Microsoft Office
  • Broad range of skills with various electrical systems
  • Exposure to systems utilised at ExxonMobil.
  • Experience of working in a manufacturing environment is preferred.



Conditions of Employment
Successful candidates will be made a conditional offer of employment. The conditions include, but are not limited to: a satisfactory criminal records disclosure; satisfactory employment references over five years (where applicable); verification of qualifications, including any professional accreditation stated in the application; completion of a pre-employment medical, including a test for illicit or unprescribed drugs in accordance with the Company's safety policies; and the legal right to work on the agreed commencement date.


Equal Employment Opportunity Policy
ExxonMobil and its United Kingdom subsidiary companies, Esso Petroleum Company, Limited, and ExxonMobil Chemical Limited, are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. All applicants are offered equal opportunity to demonstrate their abilities during our recruitment processes, therefore, please contact the Recruitment Team if you wish to discuss any particular requirements to enable you to complete our recruitment process.

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