Electrical Fitter High Voltage £30k

Bluefire Consulting Ltd
17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: Electrical Fitter (High Voltage)
Location: Bristol - Field Based, must be willing to travel anywhere in South England
Salary: £30k + bonus, overtime, vehicle, pension, healthcare and more!


We are looking to recruit a High Voltage Electrical Fitter to join this global energy company and work as part of the team covering the South of England region. Ideal location would be the M4, with assumed flexibility to work on customer sites.

The company

Global energy management business with a clear focus on staff training and development, mainly by way of their industry recognised training and development programmes which allow formal accreditation to be gained and maintained.

General Background and Experience

* The installation of ground mounted and structure mounted power system components including cable systems, switchgear, transformers, busbars, relay panels and associated equipment in substations operating at up to 132KV.
* Progress to "Authorised Person" status under the Customer's Safety Rules, allowing the individual to a) have independent access to substations containing live exposed conductors, b) to receive a permit to work and c) to supervise a working party.
* Perform in a professional manner to help build customer confidence and thereby contributing to the promotion of Projects Business growth.
* Provide support in terms of commitment, effort and dedication as required to fellow team members and customers.
* To work within all set procedures and to ensure Health and Safety is the most important element in this regard.
* Complete all tasks and task types allocated, increasing skill range and knowledge in the process. This can include excavation work, cable pulling, mechanical fitting, electrical fitting, and small wiring - including relay panel and telecontrol works.
* When leading a team - undertake the preparation of materials/equipment/labour resources for upcoming works.
* Undertake the site supervisor role in accordance with the CDM regulations as required - this may include the control of Customer appointed contractors and/or company appointed sub contract labour when required.
* Keep safe and maintain all company property issued, ensure it is routinely PAT or calibration tested and bring to the company's attention any items that are not of a serviceable nature in a timely manner.

Skills and Qualifications

* Suitable mechanical or electrical qualification - City & Guilds, 17th Edition and/or relevant experience.
* Practical or craft skills experience using hand tools.
* Basic operational knowledge of electrical or mechanical systems.
* Site safety passport and/or experience of working on CDM sites - desirable
* Apprentice training within a similar environment - desirable

What's in it for you?

As well as the chance to work on the latest equipment on brand new projects, this role offers £30k basic plus bonus, overtime, vehicle, pension, healthcare and more!


If this sounds like something you might be interested in click apply or send your CV to .

Not Interested?

If this isn't for you I work a lot of roles within this industry so it might be worth getting in touch anyway, send me an email to get the ball rolling.

Who do you know who can do this role? I am in a position to pay £200 for a successful referral. Send me there details and we can take it from there.

Bluefire Consulting is an employment business acting on behalf of a client company.
Job Keywords Electrical Fitter, Switchgear, Distribution, LV/HV, Power, High Voltage