Electrician – Wales, South Yorkshire


Breedon Group

Wales, South Yorkshire


We’re delighted to advertise an exciting opportunity for an Electrician to support our Concrete Operations team across the West England and North Wales area.


As an Electrician at Breedon, you’ll work alongside our maintenance and operations teams. You’ll enjoy problem solving and will  be working to identify the root cause for electrical defects and breakdowns, offering solutions to problematic equipment, aiming to resolve problems in a time efficient and safe manner. You’ll support the wider Maintenance team to identify and support preventative maintenance activities across our quarry and asphalt plants.


Do you have…?


  • A qualification or equivalent experience in Electrical Engineering
  • Knowledge and experience of a heavy industrial environment
  • PLC and VSD Experience (desirable)
  • Good working knowledge of electrical LV isolation
  • 18th Edition Wiring regulation BS7671 Certification
  • Good understanding of Electrical maintenance methods & techniques
  • Knowledge & experience of medium/high voltage networks including switching methods
  • A working knowledge of BS7671 inspection & testing – qualifications in this area would be desirable
  • A sound working knowledge of Health, Safety & Environment regulations
  • Computer literate
  • A full UK Driving Licence


You will be responsible for developing a preventative maintenance system and carrying out planned maintenance activities to ensure that our concrete plants operate safely and reliably.  You will also play a key 'hands on' role in the planning and implementation of plant improvements.  You will need to have the ability to quickly fault find, respond to any unplanned plant shutdowns and work closely with other team members and contractors as required.

Salary and Benefits…


  • A tailored, competitive salary
  • Business Use Van and Fuel Card
  • Pension
  • 25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays on top
  • Share Saver Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Access to our employee benefits platform, giving you discounts on a wide variety of high street shops and brands
  • Broad learning opportunities and career progression pathways.


As a Breedon employee you can be proud of the organisations Health, Safety and Environmentally conscious mindset. We aim to go above and beyond to mitigate environmental concerns as well as going the extra mile to keep all our colleagues and stakeholders safe and well.


Ready to apply?


Please click to apply, attaching an up to date CV. We look forward to hearing from you! 


Breedon take a value led approach in all of our activities and respect the contribution of our colleagues in making this happen. In respect of this, we’re working continuously to construct an inclusive working environment. We promote a workplace where colleagues can be themselves, feel valued, respected and able to give their best. 


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