Electrician in Derby, Derbyshire, UK

Employer: The Best Connection Group Ltd

Location: Derby, Derbyshire, UK


Salary: £11.54 per hour

Job Role: Electrician

Purpose of Job:

  • Maintenance, manufacture and installation of electrical equipment and production facilities to ensure the timely and effective completion of companies manufacturing components

  • Implementation of maintenance systems to ensure the reliability and safety of equipment and facilities.

Main Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Manufacture and maintain the company’s equipment and services as instructed to provide a safe and effective manufacturing facility.

  • Participation in a Planned Preventative Maintenance scheme to ensure the safety and reliability of all equipment, buildings and site services (excluding IT and telephone systems)

  • To give support and share knowledge with other members of the department during maintenance and manufacturing tasks to ensure a safe and effective result,

  • Participate in the risk assessment process to help ensure the safest possible work environment.

  • Implementation of all relevant delegated health and safety responsibilities and procedures to ensure a safe working environment.

  • Encourage others to work safely and report any situation or event that may adversely affect safety to ensure that a safe working environment is maintained and improved.

  • To undertake any other duties within the company that are requested to aid the performance of the company. These duties will not be of a greater or more complex nature and level of responsibility than those of the post holder, except with the appropriate mutual agreement and necessary training.

  • To carry out the duties above in a manner that complies with the Health and Safety at Work Legislation, that is to work safely and with due regard to health, safety and welfare of both themselves and of any other employees in the company.

The ideal candidate will possess the following:

Knowledge: Maintenance and installation of industrial electrical equipment and control systems including PLC’s.

Qualifications: An approved apprenticeship/City & Guilds in electrical engineering. Training and certification in the Institute of Electrical Engineers wiring regulations - latest edition.

Experience:Minimum of 5 years in an electrical engineering environment.

Technical Skills: A wide range of basic electrical engineering skills is required and should be maintenance biased. The ability to read and produce electrical circuit diagrams. Basic understanding of industrial electronic control systems.

Additional Benefits & Requirements

  • 28 days Paid Annual Leave pro-rata for PAYE (inclusive of statutory holiday)
  • Canteen
  • Hourly rate as above (not age dependent)

The Best Connection Employment Group Limited was formed in 1991. The company has a network of 80+ branches throughout the UK, from which specialise in the supply of temporary labour to the industrial, HGV, warehouse and distribution sectors.

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