Maintenance Electrician

Maintenance Electrician

Job Title: Maintenance Electrician
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire
Salary: Up to £14.52 per hour + £38.64 shift allowance
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH14376_1567524055
Contact Name: Kelly Clarke
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 03, 2019 16:20

Job Description

Maintenance Electrician
£14.52 per hour PAYE + £38.64 Shift Allowance
9 Month contract (shifts - day and night)

Our client, a leading company working within the Nuclear Energy sector, currently require a Maintenance Electrician to join maintenance team at a nuclear power plant in Oxford. The ideal candidate will have experience in a similar technical area.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Carry out routine maintenance tasks

  • Undertake preventative planned maintenance activities

  • Undertake electrical installation activates in accordance with the design provided and IET Wiring Regulations

  • Respond to breakdowns and work with operations to ensure that maintenance and corrective works are completed safely and in a timely manner.

  • Undertake operations as an operator, which will involve operating computer-controlled plant, mechanical assembly, keeping accurate records, mechanical and remote handling, and wearing a variety of protective clothing.

  • Produce accurate post-maintenance records in a timely manner.

  • Maintain your own safe & secure workplace, identifying safety, environmental and information security risks and hazards then apply STAR and report unusual occurrences

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Time served electrical apprenticeship

  • Appropriate technical qualifications e.g. City & Guilds, BTEC, NVQ level 3 or equivalent.

  • BS7671 (IET Wiring Regulations - latest Edition)

  • IOSH Working Safely

  • Knowledge and experience of instrumentation, inverters, control systems

  • Knowledge and experience of programmable equipment and PLC's

  • Knowledge and experience of instrumentation, inverters, control systems


  • £14.52 per hour PAYE + £38.64 Shift Allowance

  • 9 Month contract (shifts - day and night)

  • 3 weekly rotas (36 - 48 hours a week)

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.

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