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Southern Region
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Approved Electrician

The Role:

This experienced Commercial/industrial electrician will form part of a newly developing team working in London and across the Thames Valley, typical works involve the setup, installation, and testing of power supplies to construction site setups and the installation of power and control circuits on small to medium value projects for Barhale’s clients, such as Thames Water.

This is an excellent opportunity to form part of a new electrical team being formed within an already successful and ever-expanding civil engineering business.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Install, maintain, and repair electrical systems and equipment within the water/wastewater industry, including armoured cabling and panel modification.
  • Read panel drawings.
  • Undertake the role of a competent person working under an electrical site supervisor, reporting back on progress/issues daily
  • Carry out some scoping of works and assist site team leaders with RAMS
  • Maintain a good company image, working closely with Thames Water and Affinity Water, ensuring all rules are followed maintaining a safe system of work
  • Carry out inspection and testing of installed systems and equipment to fill in NICEIC certification on a company-issued tablet
  • Installation of the power supply to site welfare cabins
  • Installation of site lighting
  • Installation of temporary electrical works

 Key measures & targets:

  • Adherence to all deadlines set
  • Ensure all health and safety rules are followed
  • Ensure installations are completed to high standards to program timetable
  • Report progress and issues found on-site to the electrical site supervisor daily

Key relationships:

  • Barhale team and the wider community

Person Specification:

The successful candidate is likely to meet all the following criteria:


  • Commercial / Industrial Electrical installation experience
  • Able to take a company van
  • Recognised Electrical Apprenticeship
    C&G 2391 or 2394/5 Inspections and Testing
  • 18th Edition
  • JIB CSCS ECS Gold Card (Electrician/ Approved) - Desirable 
  • First Aid
  • Clean driving licence
  • Team player
  • Confident communicator
  • Safety-focused
  • IT Literate, able to use Microsoft Office/use a company-issued tablet


  • Thames Water Passport
  • Experience in working on water company assets
  • ESUR Card
  • C&G confined space
  • Worked in/with MCC, Control panels/Circuits