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FET Electrician (Reading)

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Water & Environmental

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £36k - 39k per year

  • Contact:

    Libby Horner

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02394 314919

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


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Role: FET Electrician
Location: Reading/Thames Valley
Salary: £36,000 - £39,000 p/a + overtime + company vehicle + fuel card
Job Type: Full-time, Permanent
Are you an experienced FET Electrician looking for your next challenge? My client, a contractor on the Thames Water framework, is looking for a qualified and highly skilled FET Electrician to join their Mechanical, Electrical and Instrumentation Department.
Reporting to the assigned Project Manager, the successful candidate will hold a technical role within the company, carrying out electrical inspection, testing and maintenance on clean and wastewater sites in the Thames Valley region.
Your role will involve:
·Carrying out electrical test and inspection on water treatment sites.
·Carrying out electrical remedial works to BS7671.
·Ensuring that any unsafe electrical installations are managed safely and professionally in order to minimise risk to staff and the establishment, identifying the problem and taking remedial action as required.
·Completing all relevant testing paperwork to a high standard.
·Carrying out installation, service, and repair to variety of low voltage electrical control systems.
·Occasionally you may be asked to be in charge of a small team of engineers, therefore you should be able to demonstrate a sound knowledge of Health & Safety issues and leadership skills.
·Providing written technical reports and other documentation as required by senior engineering professionals.
·All electricians should be PC literate and be able to demonstrate a basic background in IT skills.

Required Skills:
·Full electrical apprenticeship or qualifications
·18th Edition Wiring regulations
·Testing Qualifications
·ECS Gold Card
·Full UK Driver's License
·2391/2395/2394 Testing Qualifications
·Ability to organise and manage time effectively
·Good written and verbal communication skills
·A high level of PC Skills
·Ability to work well alone as well as in a team.
·Water industry experience preferred but not essential
What they offer:
·Company laptop and mobile phone provide
·Company van and fuel card
·Working hours 07:30 - 16:00, Monday - Friday
·20 days annual leave + Bank Holidays (rising to 25)
·Auto enrolment pension scheme with 5% employer contributions
·£1,000 Refer a friend scheme
·Annual Pay Review
·Well-being centre
Apply today and if successful, I will be in touch. You can contact me at / 02394 314919.
Due to the volume of applicants, we may only be able to respond to applicants who are to be progressed to the next stage. If you do not hear from us, unfortunately it means your application hasn't been successful.
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