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Maintenance Electrician

  • Location

    Reading, Slough, Swindon, Newbury, Farnborough, Oxford

  • Sector:

    Building Services & Maintenance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £16.00 - 16.50 per hour + overtime

  • Contact:

    Jade Sims

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  • Contact phone:

    07814 158305

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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We are looking for a multi-skilled, electrically biased engineer for a static site cover for an educational facility in Reading , this is a temp to perm opportunity with a company we have been working with for over 10 years and successfully placing candidates there some of which have been promoted! This is a large site so you will need to drive from building from time to time but they have company vans that you can use to make your life easier! This is a very interesting site with a mixture of different buildings some are over 100 years old and others built more recently so no two days will ever be the same!

What you’ll get in return:

  • An hourly rate of £16.50ph PAYE equivalent of 32k salary  
  • Static site meaning no more driving around 
  • Easily accessible site in Reading 
  • Temp to perm role 
  • Immediate start with quick turnaround 
  • The opportunity to work for a fantastic company who treat their staff exceptionally well 
  • The opportunity to work on well-known UK brands and the stability of working for a company who retain their contracts
  • A long term job opportunity for the rest of your career if that is what you are looking for 
  • Steady working hours of 37.5 with anything over that paid at time and a half 

If you are an experienced maintenance or building services engineer with an electrical bias looking to start a temp to perm role on a static site immediately then this is a fantastic opportunity! This role is interviewing this week with a view to start as soon as possible and going permanent after a few months.  We have been successfully placing candidates with this company for 10 years and recently had an engineer start with them who is getting on great! They are looking for another maintenance electrician due to expansion of the team

This company are looking for a maintenance electrician to join their team to carry out electrical maintenance work as well as mucking in with other teams to work on PPM and reactive works across a large static site

What you’ll need

  • 18th edition and time (or working towards with a current 17th edition certificate) and served electrical apprenticeship as well as experience in a similar building services or multi-skilled role
  • Previous experience within a maintenance role
  • A positive attitude and excellent communication skills
  • Experience working in a variety of sectors, particularly in commercial office blocks and blue chip clients
  • A full UK Driving license

If this sounds like you then I want to hear from you. Send me your CV with your up to date career history, detailing your qualifications, and if you’re a good fit I will give you a call to progress your application.