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  • Job reference: 915330
  • Location: Inverness, Highlands
  • Salary: GBP30000 - GBP35000 per annum + Overtime, Holidays, Pension
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Electricity, Power & Utilities
  • Date posted: 24/11/2017

I am currently recruiting for 2 x full time permanent Electricians to be based in Inverness and cover the Highlands.
This is a PERMANENT role and paid as PAYE with holiday and overtime pay.

Job Description:

Job Title: Electrician
Department: Operations
Pay Grade: Dep on Experience
Location: Inverness and Highlands
Responsible To: Operations Director
Supervisory Responsibility: N/A

Other Working Relationships:

 Service Manager
 Rentals Manager
 Production Manager
 Customers and End Users
 Electricians/Service Engineers
 Sales Team
 Technical Development Staff
 Admin/Finance Staff
 Workshop Assistant/Storeman

Job Summary
To provide a full and comprehensive installation, repair, service and support of all products from our facility in Inverness and other locations as directed. There will also be a requirement to visit customer sites throughout the UK, Ireland & Europe with the possibility of occasional visits to other countries worldwide where. Provide remote customer support via telephone and other electronic media as requested. Likewise, if deemed suitable provide training to customers as well as colleagues in some products.

Main Duties/

1. Installation, test, inspection and repair of electrical systems as required.
2. Routine maintenance and repair of lights and lighting systems including submerged units.
3. Repair and maintenance of camera systems
4. Routine maintenance and repair of multi electrical systems

In addition to the duties and responsibilities listed, the post holder may be required to perform other duties resulting from organisational change, restructuring or temporary re-assignment of work. There may also be a requirement to work overseas should workload demand.

Hours of Work:
Monday to Friday
40 hour week
Some overtime and weekend work available at overtime rates.


Electrician 17th edition

Experience & Knowledge

* Industrial electrical background
* Maintenance and repair of electrical or electronic equipment
* Experience of test measuring equipment relevant to background

* Service and repair of equipment in the field
* Basic understanding of technical equipment that is outwith main field of experience

Qualifications - Essential
* Recognised technical apprenticeship
* 17th Edition Test & Inspection qualified
* A further education (FE) qualification in electrical or electronic engineering

* HNC/HND or higher in electrical or electronic engineering

* Methodical approach to fault finding
* Good verbal and written skills
* PC literate
* Good customer skills
* Ability to work on own initiative
* Full driving licence
* Good communication skills
* Experience of the Microsoft Office suite of software
* An understanding of the importance of being a team player

If you would like to apply for these roles or find out more, please contact

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.