Electrician - Energy from Waste

Electrician - Energy from Waste

Job Title: Electrician - Energy from Waste
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + OT + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH13882_1561107933
Contact Name: Becki Saunders
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 21, 2019 10:05

Job Description

Electrician - Energy from Waste
North Yorkshire
£25,000 - £30,000 + OT
We are recruiting for an Electrician to join the maintenance department of an Energy from waste facility in North Yorkshire. The Electrician will be responsible for routine preventative and reactive maintenance on pre-treatment plant equipment. This is a great opportunity to join an energy from waste facility in the early stages of its life cycle.

What you will be doing...

Reporting to the Maintenance Technician you will be responsible for:

  • Ensure all work is carried out in line with company and statutory procedures.
  • As and when required carry out installations, testing of Sorting and grading equipment.
  • Maintain a variety of equipment including domestic and industrial electrical plant such as motors, lighting, power systems, drives etc.
  • Other duties as required

What you will need...

  • 17th edition
  • A relevant technical qualification such as a City & Guilds, NVQ or apprenticeship a relevant Electrical discipline
  • Have a good understanding of Health and Safety working practices.
  • Experience in a heavy process environment such as heavy industry or manufacturing.

What is in it for you...
This successful candidate will receive:

  • A competitive salary between £25,000 - £30,000
  • 24 days holiday + 8 BHs
  • Overtime
  • A contributory pension

This is a day role, Monday to Friday. However, you will need a flexible approach to working hours.

How do I apply?
To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up to date CV and covering letter to or alternatively you can call 02392 288 214 and speak to Becki Saunders

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. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.