Job details
Posting date: 17 April 2021
Salary: £30,000 to £32,000 per year
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 17 May 2021
Location: Sunderland, Tyne & Wear
Company: Flat Fee Recruiter
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 10048

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If you are an experienced City and Guilds qualified Electrician, with excellent customer care and communication skills looking opportunities for career progression, please read on.


£30,000 - £32,000 + Benefits

Sunderland, SR2 9TE

Full Time + On Call Rota Friday - Thursday


Our Client offers a range of industry leading fire safety services to keep people and premises safe, from initial risk assessments and site surveys to equipment installation and maintenance for your most critical devices. They combine top-quality equipment, technological and scientific innovation and an unmatched level of service into one convenient package.

They have a compelling vision to become one of the largest fire safety businesses in the UK. By combining three successful businesses and pooling their individual strengths they hope to build a business with an enviable service and product offering for both existing and new customers. They want to make working for them an exciting prospect.

This expansion has opened up an opportunity for an Electrician to join their experienced team.

About the Role

The main purpose of the role is to install, maintain, test and repair electrical systems.

You will:

Be carrying out General Electrical Repairs

Fault Finding
Testing and Installations
Reporting and Recording
About the Successful Candidate

Qualifications and Skills

City and Guilds 2330 or equivalent
City and Guilds 2391/2394/2395 (preferred)
City and Guilds NVQ level 3
City and Guilds 18th edition
PASMA & IPAF (beneficial)
Experience with leading a small team (preferred but not essential)
Able to work at height safely
Ability to work under pressure, using your own initiative or within small teams.
Competent when working with hand & power tools
Good understanding of health & safety in the workplace.
Installation of containment systems such as steel conduit & trunking
Commercial & Industrial electrical installations
Power & lighting system installations
Use of EICR Software
Our Client asks that all their colleagues follow their core values and procedures:

To understand and deliver our commitments to customers, employees and business partners in line with our core values
To treat everybody with respect and fairness
Prioritise strong relationships with clients and colleagues
Have a “can do” attitude
To take responsibility for your actions
To safeguard the financial wellbeing of the Company at all times
To play your part in the decision-making processes of the Company and enhance its performance
To promote the Company’s image and products at all times and to seek new opportunities for business
To share in the health and safety of all staff and clients
To maintain the highest standards of service to customers through continuously following and improving of the Company’s Quality Standards
Main tasks and responsibilities of Electrician Role:

To understand and uphold the Company’s commitment to its customers throughout the sales process.
To meet the customer’s needs whilst ensuring that all targets are met.
To have a sound knowledge of the technical aspects of your role.
To carry out prospecting for new and repeat customers.
To handle customer concerns in a positive manner.
Ensure customer enquiries have been followed up.
Provide installation, testing, preventative maintenance, and repair to various systems that are worked on in accordance with Company and British Standard requirements.
Travel between sites on a scheduled basis and provide regular reporting of results relating to preventative, maintenance, commissioning and post installation inspections, working to a high standard and in accordance with the relevant British Standards
Identify improvement initiatives as assigned.
Provide technical support for colleagues and prepare reports/information for Management as and when requested.
Complete relevant service and call-out paperwork for all types of work in a timely and accurate manner at the time of site attendance – including vehicle mileage sheets.
Mentor apprentices and provide support for colleagues.
Be responsible for the management and security of own equipment stock and ordering stock items when required.
Attend training sessions as required and identify and communicate with Line Manager any personal training and development needs.

Competitive Salary.
Continuous Training and career progression opportunities.
How to apply for the Electrician role:

If you have the skills and experience required for this Electrician job, just click “apply” today and watch out for an email giving you more information on how to tailor your application and provide a cover letter or any other supporting documents you may have.

You must be eligible to work in the UK.

Other suitable skills and experience includes: Electrical Engineer, Installations Engineer, Diagnostics Technician, Senior Electrician.

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