Electrician - Somerset

Full time

Somerset, United Kingdom


Trant Engineering Limited is a multi discipline Engineering & Construction company with offices and projects throughout the UK and Overseas. We have a number of different divisions including Energy, Oil & Gas, Water & Process, International and Control & Automation.

With several projects in the area and a new large project starting 2020, we have immediate requirements for electricians to join our business, to be based with our Water Division in the Somerset region.   

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Install electrical systems and equipment including heavy duty cable trays, SWA installation & motor control centres.
  • Carrying out scoping of works
  • Carry out duties in accordance with Company Management System, Policies (including Company Rules), and Statutory and Client requirements.
  • Reporting to Line Management all, accidents, incidents, and hazards.
  • Ensuring that all applicable safety controls are appropriately applied and adhered to.

Required Skills/Qualifications

Applicants should have:

  • Installation background within the water, power or other heavy industry sectors
  • JIB Electrician
  • 17th Edition Wiring Regulations minimum – 18th preferred
  • C&G 2391 Inspection & Testing of Electrical Installations or equivalent
  • ECS/CSCS Card
  • Full UK Driving Licence

Beneficial Skills/Qualifications (training can be offered)

  • C&G Medium Risk Confined Space
  • Mobile Tower Erection (e.g. PASMA)
  • Mobile Elevated Working Platforms (e.g. IPAF)
  • First Aid at Work
  • SSSTS (for Lead Electricians)

Successful applicants will undergo a 4 week induction / familiarisation period based on jobs local to head office in Southampton before transferring to work in the Somerset / Wiltshire region.

An exciting career opportunity, you will be given the opportunity gain experience across all our divisions over time, developing a broad base of project knowledge, both across the UK and internationally.

We offer a competitive package including company van & fuel card, holiday, pension and training and significant career development opportunities to site management and beyond.

To apply for this position, please send your CV to andrew.williams@trant.co.uk or call our recruitment team on 02380 665544

Trant Engineering Limited is committed to equal opportunities for all and we do not discriminate on the grounds of race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, sex, disability or age.

*Please note, due to the volume of applications we are not always able to contact each applicant individually. If you have not heard from us within 10 working days of application, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion



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