Electrical Apprentice - McAleer & Rushe

  • Job Reference: BW619
  • Date Posted: 24 December 2018
  • Recruiter: Wembley Park
  • Location: Wembley, London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Building Services, Construction, Mechanical & Electrical Trades, Trades & Labour, Apprenticeships
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Brent Works
  • Email: brent.works@brent.gov.uk

Job Description

Location of Work: Wembley 

Contract Hours: 40hrs per week 

Reference: BW619 

Electricians install, inspect and test electrical equipment, systems and components of buildings, making sure everything in a building works properly and – above all – safely.

The roles and responsibilities:

  • Reads, interprets, and executes drawings, schematics, blueprints, and electrical code specifications to see layout of commercial electrical equipment installations
  • Tests electrical and equipment and parts for continuity, current, voltage, and resistance
  • Installs repairs, or replaces electrical wiring, receptacles, switch boxes, conduits, feeders, fibre-optic, and line assemblies, lighting, and alternative electrical parts
  • Installs, repairs, or replaces generators and industrial storage batteries
  • Do preventive maintenance and testing of electrical systems (including power distribution equipment)
  • Have an understanding of cable core colours
  • Installs electrical circuits, as well as panels, conduit, protecting devices and switches
  • Works on electrical failures and replaces components wherever production time is often affected
  • Corrects connections and wiring on equipment controls wherever incorrect applications may cause harm and dangerous conditions
  • Conducts preventive and maintenance programs, and also keeps maintenance records
  • May install, maintain, and calibrate industrial equipment and connected devices
  • Willing to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) at all times
  • Complies with standards and procedures of industry, Safety Manual, and abide by safety rules.

We are currently looking for an Apprentice with the following requirements:

  • GCSE Maths and English grade C (grade 4 for grade 9-to-1 courses) or above
  • Good communication skills both verbal and written
  • Must be punctual
  • Must be able to follow instruction of supervisor

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Good team player
  • Good communication skills
  • Desire to work towards a qualification
Application deadline: 1st February 2019