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Electrical Wireman/Technician

Job title: Electrical Wireman/Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, England
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Salary: Competitive salary, excellent packages
Reference: 29561
Contact Name: Dawn Aindow
Phone Number: +44 (0) 208 8117301
Job Published: 21 days ago

Job Description

Our clients manufacturing team based in Reading is responsible for delivering items for the Oil & Gas Market. We are currently expanding to include electrical capability, and are therefore looking for experienced wiremen to join our team. This position may involve infrequent, periodic travel to thier Hastings facility to support builds & develop understanding.


  • Perform detailed assembly & test activities in line with work instructions and procedures
  • Complete documentation as required by job routing, workpack etc
  • Support fellow technicians to further build the teams electrical knowledge and capability
  • Ensure Quality & HSSE in all work, flagging concerns as they arise and not compromising these in favour of delivery
  • Support manufacturing Continuous Improvement activities, including 5S
  • As necessary, perform other duties requiring similar level of skill and responsibility



  • HNC or equivalent in Electronic or Electrical Engineering
  • Qualified to IPC standards (i.e. IPC 620)
  • Demonstrable experience (>3 years) working with electronic assembly & test, including wiring complex units in a manual assembly environment
  • Proven demonstrable ability to read mechanical assembly drawings, wiring diagrams, circuit diagrams and electrical test procedures
  • Proven demonstrable ability to hand solder electronic components
  • Proven ability to fault find