Electrician - Reading

£30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Company Vehicle - Fuel Card
26-04-2022 08:59 AM


£30,000- £36,000 DOE plus Company Vehicle

Astute are looking for experienced Test and Inspection Electrician to join our clients rapidly expanding business offering all aspects of electrical testing. As the Test and Inspection Electrician, you will be responsible for carrying out scheduled electrical tests and routine inspections as well as electrical repairs / minor works on various industrial and commercial properties.

Role and Responsibilities
The Test and Inspection Electrician will be responsible for:

  • Electrical Installation Condition Reports (EICR) at educational, commercial, and industrial sites
  • Remedial works, including installing, maintaining, and repairing electrical installations.
  • In-service inspection and testing of electrical equipment (PAT testing)
  • Fire alarm testing
  • Emergency light testing
  • This role will include travelling and some nights away from home so you must be able to accommodate this.

Skills and Qualifications
The ideal candidate for this Test and Inspection Electrician position will:

  • Have EICR experience in the commercial sector.
  • Have good sound electrical knowledge, for testing and inspection works
  • City & Guilds 2360 or equivalent to latest BS7671 regulations
  • City & Guilds 2391 or equivalent
  • Full UK Driving Licence

Salary & Package
In addition to an exciting career, you will also receive

  • £30,000- £36,000 Basic Salary DOE
  • In house training provided
  • Company Van and Fuel Card
  • 20 days holiday a year + all public holidays

How to Apply
To apply for this exciting opportunity, please email a copy of your CV and covering letter KBoyton-Salts@astutetechnical.co.uk or call 02392 222 968 and ask for Kieran Boyton-Salts.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Become part of something great

A friendly environment that takes work seriously. Everyone at Astute seems to very much enjoy being here and that reflects on the atmosphere in such a positive way. No one ever seems to have an issue with lending a helping hand when it is needed. The way that the staff on the floor are very focused and hardworking spurs you on to be the same. The saying "Work hard, play hard" could not apply more to the lovely bunch I have the pleasure of working with. I really feel as though I have fitted in well at Astute.

I have received nothing but the heartiest welcome into the Business. Not your normal recruitment agency. Firstly, you receive thorough training. Instantly you get the welcoming atmosphere and there is great team morale. Management listens, Colleagues listen and my opinion and any offering I contribute, I feel is valued and taken seriously. I really enjoy the level of support I receive as a newbie to both Recruitment and the world of Technical and I genuinely feel valued. I would highly recommend and already have to many of my contacts!