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Electrical Engineer (Field & Site)

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up to £35000 per annum

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Electrical Engineer (Field & Site)

Electrical Engineer

Field 50% and 50% Site based, occasional night out ( all expenses paid)

Monday to Thursday 8-5, 4 pm Finish on a Friday

UP to £35k, plus OT, Driving Licence a MUST

The Duties

Installation and/or modify/upgrade of electrical/electronic systems and peripherals either as stand-alone systems and/or to compliment any pneumatic/hydraulic systems designed built or modified by the company as the company demands.

Assist with software design and programming as required as part of company procedures on a variety of different hardware systems.

Carry out site visits to ascertain the scope of the work and assist with quotations for the customer.

Produce accurate records of works completed and ensure company records of builds and/or modifications are amended accurately and kept up to date.

Ensure that work is carried out inline with the companies' procedures and quality standards and complies with all current European/National electrical standards and codes of practice.

Ensure that all units/builds are fully tested and built in an aesthetically pleasing manner.

Ensure projects are completed on time, within budget and to the customers satisfaction.

Work within the guidelines of the company quality management system

Take an active role in the execution of company business ensuring that company standards and integrity of work are maintained and ensure subordinates (if any) aligned follow suit.

Carry out engineering work at depots, on-site, and at customer's premises, as requested by the Operations/Production Manager.

Ensure that workmanship is of the highest standard at all times and satisfies the Company's and customer's requirements.

Ensure that all units assembled are properly tested in accordance with manufacturer's recommendations and approved by a nominated person prior to dispatch.

Ensure that all installations are completed in accordance with manufacturers' recommendations.

Make every effort to ensure work is completed on-time and within budget, identifying additional work not included in the original estimate and reporting information to Engineering Manager.

Work with the Engineering Manager to identify personal training needs and undertake appropriate training programs within work schedules.


Liaise directly with customers as required to ensure their requirements are interpreted accurately without delays.

Assist with and when called upon take responsibility for other projects which engineering personnel may be asked to undertake.

Assist with maintaining the cleanliness of the workshops to the company's standard.

Complete stock requisitions for ALL components removed from the warehouse for use on system builds.

Take advantage of any further product or personal development opportunities offered by the company.

Ensure timely completion of stock requisitions for all components removed from stock.

To be prepared to work out of normal working hours when required.

Ensure the safe-keeping, regular maintenance, and professional appearance of Company vehicles, tools, and equipment.


A completed recognized industrial electrical systems apprenticeship preferably to HNC/HND standard together with relevant field experience.

A high level of knowledge of the dangers of working with low to medium voltage electrical supply systems, both AC and DC.

A good working knowledge of proprietary PLC control systems, their maintenance and programming.

A good understanding of hydraulic components and systems

A basic understanding of electronics would be of benefit but not essential.

Extensive knowledge of AC-DC electrical motors, their control methods and protection.

A good understanding of both digital and analogue control of devices.

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