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Maintenance Electrician

BAE Systems
Closing date
30 Apr 2024

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Engineering & Manufacturing
Full Time
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Job title: Maintenance Electrician

Location: Bishopton, Renfrewshire

Salary: £37,263

What you'll be doing:

  • Delivering all aspects of the maintenance of the site electrical infrastructure at the Bishopton Environmental Test Facility (ETF) Site
  • Owning and delivering the schedule relating to planned preventative maintenance, reactive maintenance, and utilisation records as related to ETF
  • Managing the site LOTO process
  • Support the delivery of safe systems of work for all buildings, plant and equipment in ETF to ensure that plant and equipment is readily available for use by the engineering and trials departments on all shifts
  • Responsibility for all electrical maintenance records kept and updated in SAP system
  • Support Continuous Improvement of facilities and facility processes
  • Your skills and experiences:


  • Should ideally be educated to Higher National Certificate (HNC), in an engineering or related discipline
  • 17th/18th Edition qualified with experience of completing electrical installations to the required regulatory standards with experience in a relevant electrical role post formal training
  • Experience of electrical fault finding
  • Desirable:

  • HV Authorised Person
  • Ability to organize and manage all aspects of a maintenance tasks and work under pressure to tight deadlines
  • Ability to communicate effectively with staff, both internal and external, at all levels within the organisation
  • Benefits:

    You'll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You'll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts - you may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

    The team:

    As the site Maintenance Electrician you will liaise with the Maintenance Supervisor and Facilities Manager with regards to the delivery of the site PPM schedule and response to reactive works required to maintain the test assets on site. BAE Systems will also offer you the opportunity to develop your skills further and they will support you through both role specific and additional qualifications.

    Why BAE Systems?

    This is a place where you'll be able to make a real difference. You'll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you'll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals.

    We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.

    Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.

    Closing Date: 30th April 2024

    We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.


    BAE Systems plc is a British multinational defence, security and aerospace company head-quartered in London in the United Kingdom and with operations worldwide.

    Recognising that our people are our top priority we have set ourselves a number of corporate targets to improve the diversity and inclusiveness of our workforce, including uplifting our female representation in leadership roles by 15% by 2015. We recognise the challenge that this target presents, knowing that engineering is often seen as a “man’s world”. 

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