Electrical Engineer

Happy at height? We’re looking for a number of qualified Industrial Electrical Engineers who are happy to work in Central London. You’ll be servicing vertical access equipment at the top of some of the most iconic buildings in the world.

SALARY: £30,000 - £40,000

· Overtime = T 1/2 after 47.5 hours, T 1/2 Sat & Tx2 Sun (Hours paid Door 2 Door)
· Either Company Vehicle – fully fitted out - business mileage only OR Train Fare into London
· 20 Days Holiday
· Pension
· Uniform, PPE and all tools provided

LOCATION: Work location will be covering Central London

COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Luton, St Albans, Watford, Stevenage, Welwyn Garden City, Hatfield, Harrow, Edgware, Barnet, Enfield, Hertford, Cheshunt, Harlow, Chelmsford, Brentwood, Romford, Basildon, Dartford, Dagenham, Gravesend, Maidstone, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Tonbridge, Sevenoaks, Bromley, Croydon, Mitcham, Sutton, East Grinstead, Crawley, Guildford, Epsom, Kingston Upon Thames, Woking, Twickenham, Hounslow, Wokingham, Maidenhead, Slough, Hayes, High Wycombe, Wembley, Aylesbury.

Due to the rapid expansion of our customer base, demand for our high quality services has grown. We’re looking for at least 5 Industrial Electrical Engineers to join our expanding Central London based service team.

You’ll be using your Electrical Engineering capabilities to service of our industry leading cradles and BMUs (Building Maintenance Units), which are situated on some of the tallest buildings in London.

You will fault find, rectify and repair wiring panels, 3 phase and 240v motors as well as use PLC’s for fault finding including: IO signal fault finding / error codes / replacement of PLC cards / low voltage circuits and sensors. This will be on a range of equipment including:
 Winches, hoists and motors
 Bearings, gearboxes and clutches
 Fall arrest systems, hydraulics, slinging and signalling.

To be considered for this role you MUST be a qualified Electrical Engineer, educated to NVQ Level 3 or have an ONC, HNC, Mech Eng or Elec Eng Degree.

You MUST have:
 Be happy working at height
 The ability to take apart / rebuild wiring panels
 Knowledge of 3 phase / 240v motors.
 Utilising PLC’s for fault finding (any brand acceptable as cross over training will be given)
 Ability to use a laptop for diagnosing and fault finding purposes

Experience of working on cranes or traction lifts would be ideal, but as minimum you’ll need to have experience of mechanical handling equipment / access plant lifting equipment. This could include but not be limited to: alloy gantries, forklifts, hiabs or versa lifts, skates, air skates, cranes, toe jacks, roller bars, ultralift, telehandlers.

We welcome applications from either qualified Industrial Mechanical or Electrical / Electronic Engineers and ex-Forces (Military, Army, Navy, RAF) personnel are of significant interest but above all we are looking for individuals with a positive ‘can-do’ attitude, who will go the extra mile for our customers and who see problems as interesting challenges to overcome.


You will get the best training available, coupled with regular performance reviews and opportunities to develop yourself both professionally and personally.


We are a leader in the provision of vertical access solutions, globally. We were established over 70 years ago and now we have 12 manufacturing sites in 8 Countries with operations in over 100. We employ c2,400 people and our UK Service division is the glue that holds everything together.

It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services: Electrical Engineer, Electronic Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Service Engineer, Maintenance Engineer, Machinery Engineer, Maintenance Engineer, Electrical Service Engineer, Multi-skilled Engineer Mechanical Fitter, Electrical Fitter, Heavy Plant, Heavy Engineering, Winches, hoists, motors, bearings, gearboxes and clutches, fall arrest systems, hydraulics, slinging, signalling, mechanical handling equipment, access plant lifting equipment, alloy gantries, forklifts, hiabs or versa lifts, skates, air skates, cranes, toe jacks, roller bars, ultralift, telehandlers, military, Army, Navy, RAF.

INTERESTED? Please click apply. You will receive an acknowledgement of your application.

Please Note: Wallace Hind Selection have been chosen as the retained recruitment partner of our client and therefore any direct applications to our client from candidates or agencies will be forwarded on to us direct.