Operations Electrician


Salary Commensurate with Experience


About EPS


EPS has an exciting opportunity available for a dynamic and experienced Electrician. The position will be based in the Roscommon/Longford area and will cover the full Connaught region.

Ideal candidate would be a qualified electrician with 3 – 5 years proven experience in the industrial/Water & Wastewater sector, focused on preventative and reactive maintenance within our Operations Division.


  • The role will primarily involve preventative and reactive work in the water and wastewater industry
  • Calibration/servicing of on-site instrumentation monitoring equipment (such as pH, Dissolved Oxygen Probes etc)
  • Motor & Instrumentation signal verification to Motor Control Centres and PLC including control function verification
  • Ability to follow Control panel schematics and trouble shoot control panel faults
  • Install, wire, commission and set up configuration of full range of variable speed drives, DOL, star delta starters, etc.
  • Liaise with Project Supervisors & Managers on electrical solutions and site implementation of same
  • Completion of daily reports and H&S forms as required for day to day works on sites


  • Electrical Engineering/Instrumentation
  • Registration with Safe Electric as a QC would be an advantage

Additional Requirements:

  • Full clean driving licence
  • Safepass
  • Confined space training desirable

Skills / Attributes;

  • A minimum of 3 – 5 year’s experience within Water or Waste Water treatment industry
  • Instrumentation experience with water monitoring equipment
  • Technical knowledge of 3 phase motors, pumps, dosing pumps and associated instrumentation
  • Fault finding in general
  • Working with pumps, motors, dosing equipment (including pumps & controllers), control panels, instruments
  • Familiarity with PLC’s, automation and telemetry would also be an advantage
  • Proven ability to service, maintain & fault find electrical issues including verification of signals back to PLC for inputs and outputs as required for plant control functions
  • Familiarity with Treatment process’s being utilised in the water and wastewater industry
  • Good computer skill’s