Electrical Mate (Ref BDEL086)

Job description

At Bridges we are more than Engineers. As a team we shape and support engineering and construction for our clients who in turn touch the daily lives of millions of people across the UK. We have a large diverse team of talented Safe & Happy People, combining their strengths and ambition to bring innovation and evolution which ensures Sustainability for all stakeholders.

Across our key sectors – Power and Energy, Water, and Aggregates – we deliver diverse and interesting projects and programmes throughout UK infrastructure. Our projects range in value from £5k to £10m taking the role of Principle Contractor and Principal Designer on schemes and also supporting our valued Tier 1 contractor clients in a subcontractor and off-site manufacturing capacity.

When you join us, you’ll be part of our exciting journey.

Wherever your journey begins with us, through mutual engagement, we’ll make sure you are supported and invested in. We believe in ‘team bridges’ and leadership at all levels with our guiding principles; Safe People, Happy People, Sustainable Business.

Come and be part of our team!


 To carry out the installation of electrical works on site

  • Assisting with testing and commissioning of installations.
  • Undertaking and recording statutory inspections of plant and equipment
  • Report all accidents, incidents and near misses
  • Attending all organised training sessions and meeting training development plans
  • Minimising impact on & protection of the environment
  • Assisting with the safe, cost effective delivery of electrical installations in line with company SHEQ policies
  • Working at height
  • Working in confined spaces
  • Working in industrial and commercial environments
  • To ensure health and safety of yourself and those around you
  • Ensuring the quality of your work on site is completed right first time & to Bridges standards





  • Experience within an industrial environment in a similar role
  • Previous Testing experience advantageous
  • Punctuality and reliability
  • Willingness to learn and update occupational and H&S training
  • Fitness to work medical
  • Ability to take instruction
  • Basic numeric and reading skills
  • Able to work on own initiative
  • Working towards appropriate City & Guilds trade Qualification
  • CCNSSG Safety Passport
  • EUSR and ECS cards
  • Emergency first aid or First Aider
  • Fitness to work medical



RoSPA Gold Medal winner, Bridges - is an excellent company to work for and a great place to develop your career. Our goal is to exceed the very highest standards and ensure our people work in a culture of health, safety and wellbeing.  We are a family run business with a friendly and welcoming culture, and are dedicated to helping our employees learn, develop and achieve success - along with us and throughout their careers.


Bridges also offers an excellent benefits package:


  • Competitive salaries
  • Health cash plan with Healthshield
  • Standard Life Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance Scheme
  • Employee Discount Scheme
  • Bike 2 Work scheme
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Employee recognition schemes


Bridges is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to ensuring equality and diversity within the workplace.