Electrical Fitter / Auto Electrician

Ambrose Recruitment
08 Apr 2018
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Electrical Fitter / Auto Electrician

£12 – £16 per hour

Based in Cheltenham

Contract Role, 6 Months+


We are currently seeking an Electrical Vehicle Technician which will be based in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. Reporting to the Production Supervisor this position will be responsible for the electrical system assembly of specialist ground support vehicles and equipment.


- Assemble original/refurbished specialist ground support vehicles and equipment, complete to customer’s specification as outlined in the Customers Order.

- Work must be of a very high standard and quality in accordance with ISO 9001 ensuring vehicle reliability and appearance is maximised.

- Ensure process control documentation (VQD) has been signed off and completed in the correct manner.

- Support Production Supervisors, as required.

- Provide technical support to those Employees who have limited knowledge.

- Ability to work independently as well as contributing to a successful team and accept ownership of the vehicle throughout the assembly process

- Willingness to travel with the business to Europe or Overseas for occasional service requirements

- Demonstrate a positive working attitude to ensure that deadlines are met.

Qualifications and Requirements

- Previous recent experience of installation, modification and fault-rectification of vehicle electrical systems and equipment.

- Exceptional attention to detail

- Understanding of commercial vehicle electrical installations and experience with vehicle Canbus systems

- Competence in working accurately to schematic diagrams

- A working knowledge of Hydraulic and Pneumatic systems and vehicle operation would be an advantage.

- You must have your own personal tool kit, and be happy working in a busy workshop environment with the flexibility to meet changing priorities.

Desired Personal Characteristics

- Recognised Engineering Apprenticeship, C&G 1-2, NVQ L3 or equivalent to one of these qualifications

- Experience within a manufacturing environment or a proven engineering background with electrical system experience.

All applications will be acknowledged and held in complete confidence. Thorough briefing will be undertaken prior to CV submission to the client

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