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Electrical Technician

  • Location: Blanchardstown, Dublin
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #2487

Your Job Purpose:

As an Electrical Shift Technician working with the LotusWorks team, you will join our client site in the Biologics sector. This job is based in a state-of-the-art, global facility in Dublin 15.

Working with the LotusWorks team as an Electrical Shift Technician you will be working on electrical systems (high, medium, and low voltage).

Your Job Responsibilities:

  • Physical verification of single line diagrams in the field for accuracy.
  • Standby and Emergency generator operational check, refuelling and routine preventative maintenance.
  • Equipotential bonding, Grounding, and bonding. Earth Connection Point identification and documentation posted on equipment. Including all equipment and pipe work systems. To include Fall of Potential Ground Testing.
  • Emergency lighting (central battery systems) supply, distribution and inspection, annual duration verification tests and repair, replacement including battery replacement as required.
  • Transformer, Electrical Automation system (EAS), Electrical switching HV and LV.
  • All site (internal and external) Lighting change out (bulbs, ballasts, fittings), regardless of access or height issue.
  • Execute Discrimination Studies and Load Fault Studies to ensure correct operation of protective devices.
  • Manage and execute Arc Flash studies on all panels > 400V studies and carry out all remedial actions.
  • Visual and thermographic checks and repairs of all equipment including equipment panels, lighting/small power boards, main boards, and MCCs.
  • Floor resistivity checks for anti-static floors and footwear static testers.
  • Substations – Substation or switch rooms PMs need to include breaker testing. Emergency electrical systems – Maintain, inspect, test, and repair all emergency electrical systems, UPS, Lighting, Clocks, Alarms, Remote Monitoring.
  • All normal Lighting systems across site – testing, maintenance, and repair/replacement.
  • Lightening Protection system –Testing, maintenance, and repair/replacement.


  • The successful candidate will have time served Electrical trades experience or Diploma in Mechanical / Electrical Engineering plus a minimum of 4 years’ experience.
  • Highly skilled in mechanical and electrical and instrumentation disciplines.
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills.
  • Experience in Electrical systems (high, medium, and low voltage).
  • You should be a multi discipline team with a degree of cross skilling.
  • You will be familiar with the Site services agreements and Warrantees and will make appropriate vendor support call-ins as required to support the business requirements.


  • VHI Healthcare Cover
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension Contribution
  • Training & Educational Assistance (Engineers Ireland CPD Members)
  • Annual GP Check-Up
  • Extra Annual Leave
  • Healthcare Screening

About LotusWorks:

LotusWorks is a trusted partner to the world’s leading companies in Europe and North America since 1989. Our technical and engineering talent work on client sites to support world-class manufacturing. LotusWorks is a multi-award-winning company and is recognised as a Great Place to Work.

For more information on this job or building your career with LotusWorks, call our Talent Specialist’s on +353 71 91 69 783 or email

LotusWorks is proud to be listed a GPTW Best Workplaces 2017-2022.

LotusWorks is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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