Technical Electrician (Ref BDEL094)

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 be responsible for completing electrical installations in accordance with BS7671 and Bridges Electrical Safety Rules and Essential Standards
  • Ensure that all Health and Safety legislation and regulations are adhered to
  • Ensure that all items are installed to the highest standards, in compliance with the project’s quality plan and inspection and test plans
  • To follow and actively promote the STAR dynamic risk assessment and to be empowered to stop work should unsafe circumstances arise
  • To coach and mentor Electrical Improvers and Apprentices
  • Promote and demonstrate the Bridges’ values when dealing with peers, staff, customers and clients
  • Promote positive health and wellbeing amongst their peers
  • To act in a professional manner and be an ambassador for Bridges, supporting the business goals and maintaining the company’s positive reputation




  • Experience as an approved Electrician
  • Experience within water / construction industry
  • Industrial and/or panel wiring experience (desirable)
  • Good client engagement and communication skills
  • Able to manage own and others workload with minimal assistance from Project Managers in delivering safe profitable projects
  • ECS gold card
  • Appropriate City & Guilds trade Qualification
  • CCNSG (or similar)
  • EUSR
  • Fitness to work medical
  • Test and Inspect (desirable)
  • Emergency first aid or First Aider
  • PASMA (desirable)
  • IPAF (desirable)
  • Confined space (desirable)
  • Driving licence
  • COMPEX (desirable)



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.