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Location: South East England, Reading, United Kingdom

Electrical Maintenance Technician

South East England, Reading, United Kingdom
£20.52 per Hour

Job Description

JOB TITLE: Electrical Maintenance Technician
LOCATION: Burghfield, Reading
SALARY/RATE AND BENEFITS: PAYE only up to £20.52/hour
START DATE: May 2020

Time served Apprenticeship or Recognised Training Scheme
City & Guilds (or equivalent) electrical qualifications, including IEE Wiring Regulations 17/18th Edition.
City & Guilds 2391 qualification, Inspection, Testing and Verification.

Recent site Electrical Maintenance / Installation experience (preferred) in Nuclear Industry/Power Generation.

Cavendish Nuclear require an experienced Electrical Maintenance Technician to work undertaking planned / reactive maintenance and installation activities on the Cavendish Nuclear Decommissioning projects.
This role will require the use of RPE so the candidate must be able to pass a pre-employment medical and routine D&A testing.
The role requires minimum SC clearance for site access and the chosen candidate must be willing to undergo DV clearance.

The Technician will: -
Report to the WSO for all matters relating to quality and safety.
Comply with all Cavendish Nuclear and AWE Aldermaston, operating procedures pertaining to the project.
Undertake all work as instructed by the WSO to the requirements of the task documentation, with due care to minimise the potential for inadvertent disturbance to plant or equipment.
Comply with all rules, regulations; permit system and safety requirements in force for this project and to promote these disciplines within his/her areas of responsibility.
Record any emergent problems encountered during the project, and report the details to the WSO at the earliest opportunity.
Adopt at all times the S*T*A*R*T* principle. Stop, Think, Act, Review, Tell whilst engaged on all types of works on site.
Perform shift-monitoring checks such as physical plant walk about.
Perform tasks after appropriate training at the direction of supervision.
Attend weekly toolbox talks on matters of safety and company policy.
As and when required participate in the production and review of Point of Work Risk Assessments on a daily basis. Contribute to the AWE AOR and AE Procedures.
Assist as required with maintenance activities in line with the maintenance programme and maintenance instructions
Operate Cutting, Lifting (hoists, cranes etc), and hand held equipment as required.
Wear PPE appropriate to the task and ensure that PPE is in good condition.
Perform any tasks involving the use/wearing of RPE, following the appropriate training.
Maintain housekeeping standards before, during and after any operational/maintenance activities, clean up spillage's etc.
Ensure that portable equipment has been suitably tested.

My client, Cavendish Nuclear, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Babcock International Group, is the UK's leading nuclear services company.

With a highly-skilled workforce circa 6,000, Cavendish Nuclear is committed to equality, diversity and inclusion and has offices and sites located across the UK as well as internationally.

Cavendish Nuclear innovates to make nuclear safer, faster, at lower cost and delivers across all aspects of the nuclear energy life-cycle; from design and build, through to operations and maintenance, decommissioning, waste management and remediation.

Cavendish Nuclear put people first. A role with the organisation is hugely rewarding and exciting; one that stretches and challenges individuals to be the best they can be. When becoming part of the Cavendish Nuclear team, you know that's exactly what you'll get.


Since 1978, Rullion has been securing exceptional candidates for a range of clients; from large well-known brands, to SMEs and start ups. As a family-owned business, Rullion's approach is credible and honest, focused on building long-lasting relationships with both clients and candidates.


Simply send us your cv today by applying online and a member of our team will be in contact with you as soon as possible. Please note at busy times we are unable to get back to all applicants. If you've not heard anything within 48 hours, thank you, however it does mean you were unsuccessful.

We celebrate and support diversity and are committed to ensuring equal opportunities for both employees and applicants.

Speak to Chris Ellwood-Steele today

Resourcer at Rullion Call Chris on 01946816652 View Profile

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