Electrical Engineer

Location South East London
Job Type Permanent
Salary £30000 - 30000 per year overtime, training, van
Contact James Campbell
Call 07827 256 652
Reference JC/EIE/SE

Role – Electrical Engineer

Patch – UK Wide (Based South East)

Salary - £30k + overtime paid at £21.75 per hour after 39 hours - OTE £40k - £80k (unlimited overtime)

Benefits – Van, Fuel Card, Full Product Training, Tools Provides, Company Credit Card

The Business

Our client is one of the World’s largest manufacturers and distributers of Refrigeration, Freezer and Hot Counter equipment for Supermarkets across the globe. The business supply to all the major Supermarkets in the UK as well as smaller independent traders.

Despite the pandemic the business has continue to grow and expand, currently selling over 230,000 units per year worldwide with a turnover in excess of £900 million a year. Thanks to this continued growth their Service Team now require an additional Electrical Engineer to join their South East Team.

The Role

The Electrical Engineer will be required to attend between two and three site visits a day to attend breakdowns on equipment. Breakdowns range from general electrical faults, failed motors, lighting failures, failed heaters, temperature sensor issues, fan failures, power supply issues, failed or ill-fitting seals and doors.

The Electrical Engineer will not be required to work on the Refrigeration Systems as this is dealt with by a separate team of engineers, however they will need to be able to read electrical drawings, working on single phase electrical systems, fault find with a multimeter, use hand tools and perform basic mechanical fitting tasks.

The business provides full product training, as well as the option to complete 18th Edition, JIB and PAT testing Qualifications. As such they are interested in speaking to Candidates from a variety of backgrounds.

The vast majority of work (80%) will be based in the South East of England, covering London and the Home Counties, however the Electrical Engineer may be required to travel to other sites anywhere in the UK when the need arises based on availability of Engineers elsewhere in the country.

The Candidates

To be considered for this position you must…

  • have a recognised Electrical Qualification
  • be able to fault find with a multimeter
  • be able to read electrical drawings
  • be willing to travel and stay away when required

ATA is committed to creating a diverse workforce and is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, and sexual orientation