Electrician (HV)

Location : Knightsbridge, Greater London, England
Job Ref : EY115
Consultant : Emily Y James
Sector : Electronics
Salary : £45k per year


EY115 Electrician (HV)

Location: Knightsbridge

Salary: £45,000 DOE per Annum


First Military Recruitment are currently supporting our client in the search for Electricians (HV & Power).

Responsible for the day-to-day operations of High Voltage (HV) electrical power installations, incoming main utility supplies, Generators, Boilers, Dewatering systems, all related systems, and any other specialist equipment. This will be on a 4 on 4 off basis working 7:30am – 7:30pm.

Our client is keen to offer opportunities to Ex-Military personnel, but all applications will be considered.

Duties and Responsibilities of the Electricians:

  • Ensure the reliable and constant provision of power to the facilities.
  • Be a High Voltage (HV) Authorised Person for the facility and maintain all other relevant qualifications as required.
  • Carry out HV Switching and for maintenance shutdowns which will be conducted during nightshifts.
  • Comply with all H&S requirements and maintain training/records as required.
  • Support the Management of HV & Power Systems, processes, and procedures.
  • Ensure asset registers are regularly updated and work with the Help Desk Manager to ensure all equipment requiring planned and reactive maintenance are accurately detailed on the PPM system.
  • Ensure that all work is in line with industry best practice adhering to relevant Health and Safety Regulations and any other Legal requirements.
  • To identify energy saving opportunities and lead on their implementation.
  • Advise in the development of PPM schedules, including a continuous review of maintenance procedures and periods.
  • Provide support for the wider Engineering team.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Proven experience of working as a qualified electrician.
  • Must have high voltage experience.
  • Experience with fault finding.
  • Fault finding on control panels.
  • The role is on a 4 on 4 off shift rotation, with a requirement to carry out night shifts throughout the year to complete specific tasks.
  • Suitably qualified and possess technical knowledge and experience of similar facilities and systems.
  • Familiar with BS and relevant regulations.
  • Self-motivated, confident, and eager to learn.
  • Able to work on own initiative, adapt to changing situations and remain calm/effective when under pressure.
  • Strong customer service focus when dealing with both internal and external parties.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Excellent time-management skills and the ability and willingness to multi-task.
  • You should be HV switching accredited and be an approved AP with a capacity to move up to SAP with HV instrumentation knowledge.
  • Electrical qualifications up to at least C&G level 3 and ideally testing and inspection.

Location: Knightsbridge

Salary: £45,000 DOE per Annum

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