Commissioning/Electrical Test Engineer - St Albans

Location St Albans
Job Type Permanent
Salary £15.0000 - 18.0000 per hour
Contact Hassan Choudhry
Call 0116 216 7005
Reference FGHTR435

Commissioning/Electrical Test Engineer – St Albans

3/4 months’ temporary to permanent

£15 p/h - £18p/h (PAYE or Umbrella)

Immediate start!

LV Switchgear/Panel Wring/LV Wiring/Schematics

This business is a specialist manufacturer of switchgear. As well as working with globally recognised clients this client has had steady turnovers for many years. They are now looking to hire a Panel Wiremen on a permanent basis for immediate start.

The Test Engineer will be responsible for the following.

  • This role involves the electrical testing and commissioning of LV switchboards – this would include protection relays, controls and metering.

  • You will be responsible for testing and demonstrating the operation of switchgear at client inspections, either in the factor or at project sites. All units get tested 3 times by this candidate before it is handed over to the client.

  • Electrical test of LV Switchgear and controls panels

  • Conduction Pre- FAT’s (factory acceptance tests), FAT’s (factory acceptance tests with the client present), and SAT’s (site acceptance tests – at the client premises).

  • Liaise with clients and / or their representatives

  • Using schematics to fault find

  • Preparing test certs and all required documentation

The candidate must possess the following skills to be considered for this role:

  • Experience of testing LV Switchgear

  • Able to complete FAT’s, SAT’s, Commission and handover

  • Client facing skills

  • Can fault find on electrical components using a schematic

  • Carry out mechanical assembly and tightness testing etc.

The benefits of this position:

  • Competitive hourly rates.
  • Overtime available.
  • Immediate start

To be considered for this role please either hit the 'Apply' button on this site or email your CV directly to I can also be contacted directly on 0116 2167005. I look forward to hearing from you!

ATA Recruitment specialise in Technical and Electrical Engineering, so if this particular role is not for you,  please do have a look on our website for further potential opportunities which may suit your skills and experience better - If you have the skill, we have the recruitment knowledge and together we can find you your perfect job! -

You must be eligible to live and work within the UK. Sponsorship is not provided.

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