Electrician / Electrical Engineer

Edinburgh, Midlothian
07 Jul 2017
06 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are currently recruiting for a Multiskilled Electrician / Electrical Engineer to cover 2 sites in the Edinburgh area. The role is predominately working Monday to Friday Days with overtime for Weekends available.

The Electrician / Electrical Engineer will be required to carry out planned and reactive maintenance on a variety of commercial units and be required to carry out other basic maintenance duties such as Plumbing, AC and Fabric biased maintenance.

Key responsibilities

  • Work on own and as part of a team carrying out routine PPM, reactive and minor repair works as assigned ensuring all deliverable SLA/KPI targets are met or exceeded

  • Attend Callouts/breakdowns and carry out fault diagnosis, repair or advise as required

  • To work safety and follow company health and safety to ensure safety of yourself, colleagues, customers and visitors

  • Take full responsibility and ownership of all assigned tasks, carrying out skilled planned maintenance, repair and improvements.

  • Install new plant and equipment when required

  • Diagnose and repair faults on systems and plant

  • Be proactive in reporting faults to equipment, buildings and fittings

  • Deliver excellent customer service in this client facing role and ensure excellent client relationships are sustained

  • Behave in Line and promote Carillion Values

Key Knowledge, Experiences & Skills

  • Previous experience working for a similar building services company or have background in building services/facilities management maintenance.

  • Completion of a recognized Apprenticeship in a relevant discipline- Electrical- NVQ level 3 or equivalent

  • City & Guilds 2391 - Testing & Inspection

  • Trained to current electrical regulations

  • Valid UK Driving Licence

  • Advantageous if competent in carrying out minor electrical/fabric and plumbing repairs


Must have - Base electrical qualifications C&G Part A & B

  • Or - C&G 236 pt1 & pt2
  • Or - NVQ 2330 L2 & L3
  • Or - AM1 & AM2

In Return Engineers will receive a competitive salary as well as:

  • Competitive Salary

  • Fully Expensed Van (Personal Use allowed)

  • Incentive Scheme (Engineers can earn up to 20% of Monthly salary)

  • Pension

  • 25 days holiday + 8 Bank Holidays

  • Continuous on the Job training and Career Development Opportunities