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PHD Electrical Contractors ltd
£40,000 - £42,000 a year - Permanent, Full-time

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  • £40,000 - £42,000 a year

Job type

  • Full-time
  • Permanent

Shift and schedule

  • 12 hour shift
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability



Pulled from the full job description

  • Additional leave
  • Company car
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Free parking
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • On-site parking

Full job description

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Gold Card Electrician to join a modern, rapidly expanding specialist electrical contracting company, serving a wide range of cutting-edge new build electrical generation sites across the UK.

Our new addition will be responsible for working constructively in a team, working safely and to a high standard with good communication skills.

The job does require travel throughout the UK with overnight stays. Occasional Weekend work may be required, and overtime rates will apply.


  • Mon - Thursday (Get your hours done over 4 days, 3 nights away and Friday is yours!) with overtime rates paid
  • £40,000k - £42,000 DOE plus overtime rates
  • 4% Company Pension
  • 22 day’s holidays + bank holidays
  • Overnight accommodation (your own room)
  • £25 nightly allowance
  • Door to door rates
  • Early finish when agreed
  • Company events
  • Health & Wellbeing days
  • Training and Development opportunities
  • Xmas shutdown


  • ECS GOLD Card
  • 18th Edition 2391
  • AM2
  • City & Guilds 2391 Inspection & Testing or willing to work towards
  • Experience with 3 Phase systems, SWA cable tray, and trunking
  • Experience in DNO Substations and containment
  • Full Clean UK Driving Licence


  • Confident and clear approach when communicating
  • Must be willing to spend at least 3 nights away per week
  • The ability to build and maintain relationships
  • Enthusiastic and positive attitude
  • Must be a team player
  • The ability to work on own initiative
  • Must be reliable, punctual and above all honest
  • Good attention to detail and high standards of work ethic
  • Circuit Breakers
  • Electrical Components
  • Switchgear
  • Solar Installation
  • Test Equipment, Electrician installations
  • DNO Substations, Containment
  • Cable trays & SWA Trunking


  • Install cabling containment and support systems (ladder-rack, channel and cable trees) to ensure a quality installation
  • Installations using exothermic welds (CADWELSs), compression joints, welding/brazing, bare to bare connections, resin moulds and flat bar or bare conductors.
  • Follow work programs, drawings and instructions effectively
  • Completing work orders and recording materials that are used on the job
  • Installation and maintenance of wiring and electrical components
  • Performing safety checks on electrical units to ensure they meet regulation standards
  • Making, reading, and evaluating technical plans and drawings

About the company

PHD install everything from high voltage connections, LV, SCADA, earthing, and complete package substations for some of the biggest names in the energy industry. Working at the cutting edge of electrical generation, green technologies, and large-scale battery storage across the UK. Our dedicated team are helping to ensure a secure supply of power to homes, businesses, and critical infrastructure.

We pride ourselves on operating as a team to deliver work we can all be proud of. We’re collectively willing to go the extra distance to meet challenges and appreciate the importance of continuous learning to adopt new and better methods

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Pay: £40,000.00-£42,000.00 per year


  • Additional leave
  • Company car
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Free parking
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • On-site parking


  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime


  • Electrical wiring: 3 years (required)


  • ECS Gold Card (required)

Willingness to travel:

  • 100% (preferred)

Work Location: On the road

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