Compex Electrician

Location Oxfordshire
Job Type Permanent
Salary £32000.0000 - 36000.0000 per year Overtime
Reference 12089405 - MJ

Role – Compex Electrician

Location – Midlands & South West (M4 up to Leicester)

Salary – £32,000 – £36,000 + Overtime + Company Pension + Van (fuel card) + Overtime

Areas candidates can be based: Leicester, Birmingham, Oxford, Reading, Milton Keynes, Gloucester, Cheltenham, Bristol, Northampton

The Company

My client are a highly profitable, privately-owned business who specialise in the installation and servicing of fuel delivery systems within the Military, Airport and Rail industries. They have recently received a great deal of investment within the company and as a result are on track to reach their goal of becoming a £5million business within the next couple of year.

One of their key services is the provision of Electrical Compex Inspections and upgrades in ATEX regulated sites. As a result of huge growth in this area they are looking to add a new Compex Electrician to the team to focus on the Midlands and South West area where they have won significant amounts of new business.

The company offer a very good work life balance for engineers, there is minimal stay away from home required and Fridays are used by engineers to work from home writing up the weeks Compex reports.

ATA Recruitment are working exclusively with the client so please apply online for immediate consideration.

The Role

As a Compex Electrician you will be focused on the Midlands and South West (M4 up to Leicester) and the work will consist of:

  • Carrying out electrical inspections in ATEX regulated environments (fuelling sites, ammo bases) using Flukes, Megger test equipment and Thermal/Vibration test equipment.

  • These inspections require you to isolate the system, test for dead and then check for continuity in all the circuits.

  • When equipment doesn’t comply with hazardous area specifications you will replace components such as glands, cabling or connection boxes.

  • At the end of the week on most Friday’s you will be working from home creating all the Compex Inspection reports from the weeks work.

  • There will be some staying away from home required, the client expects one or two nights per month.

The Candidate

To be successful in your application for this Compex Electrician role you will need:

  • To have held Compex 1-4 certificates (these don’t have to be currently active).

  • A testing & Inspection qualification

  • Good in front of customers.

  • To be based in the Midlands or South West

The Benefits

  • £32,000 – £36,000 – can quickly rise to £39k

  • Company Van

  • Company Pension

  • Most Friday’s at home completing reports.

  • Minimal staying away from home.

If you’re interested in this role please apply online, send your CV to or call me on 0116 216 7013.

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