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Lead Electrician

Company: EES Group

Location: Site Based – UK Travel

Position Type: Full-time

Due to significant growth, we are currently seeking a highly skilled and experienced Lead Electrician to lead our site-based team at EES Group. The ideal candidate will possess all the skills of a competent Electrician, along with good management skills and a full and comprehensive knowledge of electrical installation techniques.

Lead and oversee all aspects of Electrical installation for commercial systems, including, but not limited to:

  • Coordination with the mechanical team to ensure efficient cable management and penetration sealing.
  • Ensure strict compliance with industry standards and best practices for Electrical installations, prioritising safety, quality, and customer satisfaction.
  • Collaborate closely with project managers, mechanical installers, and other team members to coordinate workflow, allocate resources effectively, and ensure successful project delivery.
  • Provide mentorship, guidance, and support to apprentices and support engineers, fostering skill development and maintaining consistent quality standards across the team.
  • Demonstrate exceptional problem-solving skills to overcome challenges encountered during installations, ensuring projects are completed on schedule and within budget.
  • Uphold a strong commitment to safety, promoting a culture of safety awareness and risk mitigation on job sites through regular training and enforcement of safety protocols.
  • Proven experience as an Electrician in electrical installation for commercial solar PV systems, with a demonstrable track record of successful projects and client satisfaction.
  • Exceptional leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills, with the ability to inspire and motivate team members to achieve excellence.
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Commitment to upholding company values of professionalism, quality, and customer satisfaction.
  • Relevant qualifications and certifications in solar PV installation preferred but not essential.
  • Nationwide travel to and from job sites as required.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • City & Guilds 2360 or equivalent
  • NVQ Level 3
  • AM2
  • City & Guilds 2391 or equivalent (2394/2395)
  • ECS Gold card

Advantage Qualifications

  • PV course
  • EV course
  • EV charging experience