Electrical Technician

Electrical Technician

Job Title: Electrical Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 10261DM_1489683928
Contact Name: Don Marsh
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 16, 2017 17:05

Job Description

JOB TITLE Electrical Engineer

LOCATION South Oxfordshire

SALARY Competitive salary and excellent benefits

Our client is s one of the UK's leading suppliers of integrated waste management and environmental solutions providing a total waste management service for the reduction, reuse, recycling, recovery and disposal of waste.

This is a permanent role, working day shift Monday - Friday 07:30 - 17:00 to be based in the South Oxfordshire region and is key to the efficient and effective running of their plant.

The Role:

Our client is looking to recruit an Electrical Engineer to join their maintenance team to repair and refurbish mobile and static plant equipment to a high standard. The role requires experience of electrical, mechanical and hydraulic skills to be able to maximise equipment availability.

Your principal responsibilities will be to (but not limited to):

  • To repair and refurbish mobile and static compaction units to the highest standard - supported by documentation.
  • Carry out diagnostic exercises and then rectify and conduct final testing before the unit is put back in to 'service'.
  • To ensure that good health and safety practices and procedures are adhered to at all times.
  • Liaise with internal and external customers in a professional manner and adhere to and respect site rules at all times.
  • Compliance with Safe Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Risk Assessments.
  • Ensure full compliance with all Company policies and procedures including health and safety and employment.
  • Any other duties, such as ad hoc projects, as requested by the job holder's Manager or the Board of Directors that are within the skills and capabilities of the job holder.

Essential Skills:

  • City & Guilds 236 levels part 3 or equivalent NVQ/ in Electrical Installation and a working knowledge of the IEE 16th /17th Edition Regulations.
  • Mechanical and Hydraulic experience would be an advantage.
  • Ability to interpret schematic electrical and hydraulic drawings.
  • Have a good working knowledge of COSHH, LOLER and PUWER Regulations

There is an excellent Salary and Benefits package for the right candidate

If you are interested in applying for this role please email your CV to or phone 023 92 222 964

Astute Technical is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.