Maintenance Electrician - Longer Term Contract

  • Location

    Reading, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Power, Nuclear and Utilities

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  • Contact:

    Zaida Bhana

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Morson International are currently working with a key client in the Nuclear Sector who has a requirement for a Maintenance Electrician. This is a longer term contract position based at our client's site operations close to Reading, Berkshire. Work has been confirmed until 2022 at present. Competitive hourly rate on offer to a suitably qualified candidate.

Job Brief:

The Maintenance Electrician will undertake electrical installation and maintenance activities.


The Maintenance Electrician shall:

  • Report to the company Engineer or Supervisor for all matters relating to quality and safety.
  • Install and maintain Low Voltage Plant/Equipment
  • Interpret and implement the current requirement of the Electricity at Work Regulations and IEE Regulations (BS7671).
  • Work in compliance with the requirements of the Company Health and Safety Procedures
  • Perform work so as to avoid danger to themselves and to others that might be affected by their actions
  • Undertake isolation of electrical systems/equipment in line with HS-PRD-010 and in particular Live Working Restrictions where authorised.
  • Report all anomalies, safety hazards, plant damage and specific problems through the project Supervisor/Foreman/Engineer before proceeding further
  • Refrain from interference with any safety equipment provided in the interests of Health and Safety (PPE, fire extinguishers etc.).
  • Build only 'to the Print' in compliance with the requirements of the Electricity at Work Regulations.
  • Adopt at all times the S*T*A*R*T principle: Stop, Think, Act, Review and Tell, whilst engaged on all types of work
  • Attend weekly Toolbox Talks relation to matters of Safety and Company policy
  • Participate in the production and review of Point of Work Risk Assessments
  • Participate in the pre and post job briefs and post job de-briefs.
  • These duties are project specific and in addition to those described in the Company and project manuals and procedures.
  • He/she shall ensure that they are familiar with these documents and any legislation to which they refer.