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Commercial Electrician

Job Title: Commercial Electrician
Department: Facilities Management
Location: South Central Region
Contract: Permanent
Salary: £ Comp

About J. Tomlinson

J Tomlinson is a family-owned business and began as an electrical contracting business in the 1950s. The company has grown and expanded considerably over the past 60 years, and are experts in delivering integrated building solutions, from design and build through to refurbishment and repair.

We were recently named Company of the Year at the 2017 Nottingham Post Business Awards as a testament to our success and social values, and believe heavily in placing our people, customers, and the communities we work within at the heart of everything we do.

Due to our continued success and on-going commitment to providing a world-class service to our customers, we are looking to recruit a Commercial Electrician.

Job Description

The Opportunity

Due to continued growth within our Facilities Management Department, we are seeking a Commercial Electrician to undertake all aspects of planned and reactive maintenance, minor installation and fault finding on electrical installations within commercial and industrial properties.

This will be a full time and permanent position at 40 hours per week. Working hours will be 8.00am – 4.30pm. The role will be based around various sites around the South Central Region. The successful candidate will be subject to a mandatory DBS/CRB check and Police vetting before commencing works.

The Candidate

Core Responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring all works are undertaken without risk to safety or the environment and fully compliant with legislation and company procedures whilst remaining commercially viable.
  • Undertaking planned maintenance and reactive calls to a wide range of commercial electrical installations, including fault diagnosis and investigation.
  • Undertaking basic multi trade activities on mechanical and building fabric.
  • Ensuring the highest levels of customer satisfaction.
  • Ensuring all paperwork is fully completed in line with company procedures, legislative requirements and industry standards.
  • Participating in the call out rota.
  • Some infrequent work away from home and overtime.
  • Any other duties commensurate with the level of the post.


  • Experienced gained on commercial properties including aged equipment and installations and 3 phase supplies.
  • Experience with emergency light testing and fire alarms would also be desirable.


Planning / Organising – Coordinates and directs routine activities effectively.

Driven – self-motivated and driven to work independently and as part of a team.

Safety – Follows safety precautions and displays safe on-the-job behaviour.

Service Orientation – Creates customer loyalty through courteous, timely and helpful service;


  • City & Guilds 2330, 2360 or equivalent.
  • 17 Edn Wiring Regulations
  • AM2 or NVQ level 3
  • 2394 and 2395 or 2391 Testing and Inspection Certification
  • Asbestos Awareness.
  • UK Driving Licence

Preferred qualification’s

  • ECS Card.
  • JIB Gold card
  • 2394 and 2395 or 2391 Testing and Inspection Certification
  • 18th Edition wiring regulations

What We Offer
In return we offer a competitive salary that will be dependent upon your experiences and qualifications. We also offer attractive benefits that include pension, life assurance, van, tablet and mobile phone.

Apply For This Job
If you wish to apply for this position please ensure you fit the criteria above. Please send a CV and covering letter stating why you would be an excellent candidate for the role to recruitment@jtomlinson.co.uk

Due to a high volume of applications we receive we regret that we cannot respond to everyone and may only contact you if your application is successful.

J Tomlinson is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

We are building on our support to the Armed Forces community through the development of specific pathways within our recruitment process to support ex-forces personnel and reservists, those applying for jobs with us who meet the ideal candidate criteria for the role advertised are guaranteed to progress to the selection process.