Electrician

Upon the award of a new long standing contract from Scottish Water we require electricians to join our Fixed Wire Testing workstream. The contract will initially run for 6 years and cover electrical inspections of approximately 2500 Scottish Water assets along with remedial works.

Job details

  • 37.5 hour working week plus Travel Time
  • Rate £17.70ph
  • Laptop, Phone & Van with fuel card
  • Relevant training available (confined space, water hygiene, Amtech/Napit ect)

As an Electrician in the Fixed Wire Testing workstream, you will be responsible for inspection and testing of installations along with production of relevant certification using Amtech or Napit software

What we are looking for?

Working as part of the electrical engineering team the successful candidate will demonstrate the following:

  • Team player who has knowledge of safe systems of work and have served a recognised industrial/commercial electrical Apprenticeship
  • ECS card (essential)
  • Experience of Scottish Water and/or industrial background (desirable)
  • 18th Edition Wiring Regulations (essential)
  • City & Guilds 2391 or 2394/5 Test and Inspection qualified (desirable)
  • Driving Licence (essential)
  • Basic IT skills, Outlook, Excel, word
  • Understanding of electrical certification (training on specific software will be given)

Why work for us:

WGM are committed to supporting an inclusive work environment that empowers all our employees without exception. We have a salary on offer that is competitive within the market, expanding benefits package which includes; increased annual leave entitlement depending on length of service, Employee Assistance Programme, Death in Service benefit and a company sick pay scheme amongst others. There is also a chance of real internal progression within WGM Engineering, and we can provide you with all the materials and support to achieve personal goals.

DSEAR Electrician

WGM Engineering is one of Scotland’s leading engineering solution providers and performing responsibly is integral to our success and sustainability. We are committed to delivering projects and services whilst ensuring that we meet our customer and society needs, whilst managing the social and environmental impacts of our business. Since trading commenced in 1986, WGM has continued to develop its operations to adhere to the marketplace and client demand. This has been achieved by offering a unique and total service where Mechanical, Electrical and Civil Engineering disciplines are provisioned under the one roof. Aligning our three disciplines and our strategically located service centres offers a total turnkey solution to clients countrywide and ensures we are the number one engineering company of choice.

 

WGM Engineering have a number of opportunities for DSEAR Electricians working for our E&M division covering various sites throughout the Central belt of Scotland.

The successful candidate will be a time served electrician with a wide experience/understanding of sites layout & operation. You will be expected to demonstrate strong communication skill, read and understand electrical schedules/drawings;

Main duties and responsibilities

  • Knowledge and experience of ATEX Inspections & DSEAR regulations.
  • Team player who has knowledge of safe systems of work and have served a recognised industrial/commercial electrical Modern Apprenticeship
  • ECS card
  • Experience of industrial electrical containment construction to current electrical regulation and WIMES specification
  • CompEx EX01-04 (essential)
  • CompEx EX05-06 (desirable)
  • 18th Edition Wiring Regulations (essential)
  • Experience of ATEX inspections & DSEAR regulations (essential)
  • City & Guilds 2391 or 2394/5 Test and Inspection qualified (desirable)

 

To be considered for this position you will have at least 2-3 years previous experience of hazardous area inspections ideally within an industrial environment, the ideal candidate will have excellent technical skills and the ability to work as part of team as well and on your own initiative.

To apply please send an update cv to the WGM recruitment team for further review.

 

 

EV Project Engineer

We are currently looking experienced Project Engineers with an Electrical bias to join our team. The successful candidate will bring their knowledge and skills gained in the Electrical Vehicle infrastructure or similar industry to join the successful Renewables team. This is the perfect time to join a growing company which has ambitious plans for the future.

As a Project Engineer, you will provide full project guidance and ensure that plans are developed and agreed as the overall work package evolves. You will also be responsible for preparing project status reports by collecting, analysing, and summarising information and trends before recommending actions to be taken.

Main Duties

  • Arranging site surveys to take measurements, photos, asking questions of operations, understanding of process, assessing access and egress.
  • Write detailed and accurate Risk Assessment and Method Statements (RAMS).
  • Resolve technical and logistical issues as they arise.
  • Supporting the sites’ needs, material, labour, resources and plant.
  • Drive and lead procurement of materials through creation and review of bill of quantities.
  • Evaluate, organise and prioritise workload within the schedule.
  • Attend client meetings.
  • Liaise with clients.
  • Regularly reporting projects progress and updates to Senior Management.
  • Technical assessment of supplier quotations.
  • Programme management: adherence to programmes and report to management on any discrepancies.
  • Supplier management: Day to day liaison with suppliers and sub-contractors.

What are we looking for?

  • Relevant engineering degree or HND in related electrical engineering or appropriate experience
  • Competent in Microsoft suite of software such as Word, Excel, Powerpoint & MS Project is a preference
  • Manage own workload to ensure priorities and deadlines are maintained
  • Ability to write detailed reports
  • Appreciation of financial cost control (supported)
  • An understanding of a variety of forms of contract is preferable
  • Understanding of Electrical Vehicle charging infrastructure is preferable however we also encourage those with experience in a similar industry
  • Valid UK driving licence

Why work for us:

WGM are committed to supporting an inclusive work environment that empowers all our employees without exception. We have a salary on offer that is competitive within the market, expanding benefits package which includes; increased annual leave entitlement depending on length of service, Employee Assistance Programme, Death in Service benefit and a company sick pay scheme amongst others. There is also a chance of real internal progression within WGM Engineering, and we can provide you with all the materials and support to achieve personal goals.

We would ask that recruitment agencies refrain from contacting us at this time.