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Electrical Technician

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Water & Environmental

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £30k - 35k per year

  • Contact:

    Chas Earl

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 074

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Role: Electrician Technician
Location: Reading
Salary: £35,000 p/a plus package
My client have a fantastic opportunity to join a high-performing Pumping Team in the Thames Valley region. This role will primarily be situated within the Reading/Oxford/Swindon/Aylesbury areas but may be required to cover other areas within the Thames Valley catchment. Your daily tasks will be essential for ensuring that Sewage Pumping Stations are operating as desired, and that information is fed back to the internal system so that sites can be monitored remotely. 

Your working environment will be fast-paced and varied with plenty of opportunities for training and development in areas that you find interesting. 
The purpose of this role will be to inspect, maintain, fault diagnose, test, install, modify or repair as appropriate electrical equipment, in a safe, efficient, timely, and effective manner.  

What will this role involve? 

  • Undertaking planned maintenance on various sites
  • Responding to reactive alarms
  • Installing and removing pumps
  • Working and fault finding on a range of control panels and starters
  • Undertake electrical installations to current standards and regulations
  • Asset Improvement and site optimisation work 
  • Report safety observations to improve the H&S of sites
  • Comply with policies, values, and behaviours 
  • Working at height and in confined spaces
  • Lone working
  • Possible inclusion on a 1 in 6 standby / call out

Skills are required?

  • Experience working on 3 phase electrical systems and electrical control panels   
  • City and Guilds test and inspection
  • NVQ Level 3 in Electrical Installation, maintenance and commissioning
  • 18th Edition wiring Regulations
  • Physical fit
  • Due to the nature of this role, you must hold a full, UK driving license. 

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: up to £35,000 p/a  

We are looking to move quick sourcing for this position. Apply Today and We will be in touch to progress your application. You can contact me at or reach me on 02393 876 074.
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