Electrical Verification Engineer

We are currently looking for an Electrical Verification Engineer for our successful E&M team based in Glasgow. The Electrical Verification Engineer will support the E&M business stream to drive service delivery which will be recognised by the client and ensure key performance targets and SLAs are maintained.

As a Verification Engineer you will focus on the below key points:

  • Ensuring client assets worked on, out turn with compliance to current electrical regulations, WIMES specification and Electrical Safety Rules (ESR)
  • Continually help improve project communication and performance within the team
  • Responsible for reporting designated electrical regulatory work fronts to Technical Support Supervisor
  • Be responsible for liaising with senior internal stakeholder’s regards designated regulatory delivery
  • Demonstrate excellent electrical interpretation of the current electrical regulations and WIMES specification
  • Complete and upload all regulatory reports to shared cloud in timely manner

Role requirements:

  • ECS Card is essential
  • 18th Edition certification is essential
  • 2391 inspection & testing or equivalent is essential
  • Experience working in electrical Inspection & Testing environment is essential
  • Knowledge and understanding of electrical construction to WIMES Specification
  • Knowledge of safe systems of work
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Valid UK driving licence is essential

Why work for us:

WGM are committed to supporting an inclusive work environment that empowers all employees without exception. We have a salary on offer that is competitive within the market, along with our expanding benefits package which includes: Flexible Working, Death in Service benefit, company sick pay and a company pension 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.

Please send an updated cv to the WGM recruitment team for further review.


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.

We are currently looking to recruit an experienced Mechanical  Chargehand on a permanent basis to work within our E&M Team based in Glasgow.

The overall purpose of this role is to supervise and lead site-based staff throughout their day to day work to achieve a programme of scheduled tasks as set out by the customer. This role will support the E&M Delivery Managers to drive service delivery which will be recognised by the client and ensure key performance targets and SLAs are maintained.


Main Duties

  • Work closely with the E&M Delivery Manager on all site-based activities.
  • To plan supervise the work of the E&M team and any sub-contractors to ensure work is completed to a defined standard.
  • Proactively liaise with site engineers to priorities open reactive task completions.
  • Promote and maintain safety and follow established work practices, whilst controlling environmental impacts and complying with legislative responsibilities.
  • Day to day line management responsibilities for E&M craft persons including training, performance and timesheets etc.
  • Responsible for daily delivery of site-based maintenance activities (MSTs, FOW, CSO etc.)
  • Ensure adequate requirements are in place to deliver with zero incidents, on time, with zero defects and within customer compliance targets
  • Support E&M Manager in day to day activities, achieve adequate understanding of role to deputise when required.
  • Work with Engineering Planners to ensure access arrangements are in place and work bank service level agreements (SLA’s) are maintained.


To be considered for this position you will have at least 2-3 years previous experience within a similar Level  role, Experience in safety management controls for construction works in general site conditions are essential for the role as well as a full UK driving license as travel to various sites is part of the role.


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