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Kent Recruitment

Electrical Commissioning Technician

Netherlands - Pernis
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About the job:

Kent is looking for Electrical Commissioning Technician based in Holland.

Your responsibilities:

The Electrical Commissioning Technician will have responsibility for

A. Is to support the effective and safe commissioning of all site electrical systems on the within their allocated area.

B. Support delivery of the projects safety, quality and schedule requirements

C. Is to provide hands on and technical commissioning and testing and troubleshoot the facility’s electrical related equipment including good knowledge of potential electrical hazards.

D. The incumbent will be expected to complete all tasks within the completion management system.

E. Work closely alongside the Air Products construction team, and construction contractors to ensure the achievement of the mechanical completion milestone.

  • Ensure all electrical work is carried out according to Air Products safety procedures, ensuring KPIs are met or exceeded
  • Actively participate in department/plant safety programmes and promote safe working practices for contractors and AP staff alike.
  • Ensuring the validity of hand over documents are actively represented in the field by GO Completions documentation and updating redline master documents.
  • Validating the shutdown and safety systems are operational before hand over to the next stage in the commissioning.
  • Commissioning of VSD drives, transformers, and HV & LV switch gear with protection relays.
  • Commissioning of HV & LV motors and generators.
  • Recommend and specify alterations and revisions to improve equipment and/or system reliability
  • Identify and escalate issues with equipment that could ultimately affect the plant and the schedule of the commissioning process.

Your knowledge/skills, education, and experience:

Qualification/ Certification:

The Electrical Technician should have equivalent in electrical apprenticeship, supplemented by experience of commissioning or maintenance within engineering environments such as the power, petrochemical, steel, oil and gas industries, waste management or material handling.

Skills Requirement:

  • Knowledge of computer based applications (Microsoft Office) and a working knowledge of an Completion system (AP uses Go Completions)
  • Familiarisation with IEE regulations
  • Ability to read single line drawings, P&IDs and other technical documentation
  • Working, hands-on knowledge, including but not limited to the following (depending on the incumbent’s training and background)
    • Control systems such as DCS and PLCs
    • HV/MV & LV switchgear, protection devices, drives and distribution systems
    • HV/MV & LV motors, generators and transformers

Experience with the creation and development of commissioning specific procedures and training packages.


  • Good written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
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