Electrical Technician / Senior Electrical Technician

  • Permanent
  • West Midlands, Birmingham
  • £26,000 to £28,900 DOE plus 25 days paid holiday (and all UK Bank Holidays). paid sick scheme, free life assurance

Summary Information

Job ID: 136

Salary: £26,000 to £28,900 DOE plus 25 days paid holiday (and all UK Bank Holidays). paid sick scheme, free life assurance 

Contract type: Permanent

Location: West Midlands, Birmingham

Job Description

We have a vacancy for an Electrical Technician and are looking to recruit for an immediate start.  This position reports to the Lead Electrical Engineer.

Salary is circa £26K to £28,900 dependant on experience. An additional payment for an Electrical & Instrumentation call-in rota system will be added once appropriate site knowledge has been obtained. Also 25 days paid holiday (and all UK Bank Holidays), a 38 hour working week, paid sick scheme and free life assurance based in West Bromwich, West Midlands.

Applications welcome from Ex-Military personnel

(Royal Air Force, Royal Navy, British Army, and Royal Marines)

A vacancy has arisen to join the Electrical Department.  This is an excellent opportunity to work as part of a highly skilled Electrical Engineering team within a lower tier COMAH facility. The successful candidate will be an experienced, qualified Electrical Technician (Senior) dependant on which role and we are looking for an immediate start.

The ideal candidate will have the following experience listed below:

  • Electrical preventative and reactive maintenance work in an industrial environment.
  • Electrical plant installation and modification work in an industrial environment.
  • Statutory inspections.
  • The use of Computerised Maintenance Management Systems.
  • The ability to use and interpret equipment drawings, manuals and other technical information to assist with all works.
  • Work in accordance with the company safe systems of work and permit to work systems.
  • Ideally have a good understanding of ATEX requirements.
  • Be able to mentor other Electrical Technicians. (Senior)
  • Be able to mentor apprentices via apprenticeship organisation. (Senior)
  • Be self-managing on tasks and be able to lead other Electrical Technicians. (Senior)


  • You will need to have a recognised Electrical apprenticeship and educated to ONC or City and Guilds level 3 (RQF level 3) in an Electrical discipline as a minimum.
  • 18th edition electrical wiring regulations.
  • Ideally you would have a Compex (Ex01-04) & (Ex05-06) qualification but this is not a necessity.
  • Ideally you would also have training with MEWP’s.
  • You will have at least 5 years’ experience in a Petro-Chemical or Heavy Industry environment and be fully conversant with the types of equipment detailed above. (Senior)

Career development will be possible with both internal and external training available.


  • Engineering
  • £26,000 to £28,900 DOE plus 25 days paid holiday (and all UK Bank Holidays). paid sick scheme, free life assurance
  • West Midlands, Birmingham

Contact Us

  • Phone: 01543 224424
  • Email: info@employveterans.co.uk

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