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Automotive Electrician


London, GB, HA4 0QH

Onsite or Hybrid:  OnSite

Job Title:             Automotive Electrician
Location:             Ruislip, Middlesex
Compensation:   £41,270 + Benefits
Role Type:          Full time / Permanent
Role ID:              SF56061


At Babcock we’re working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as an Automotive Electrician at our Ruislip site.


The role

As an Automotive Electrician, you’ll have a role that’s out of the ordinary. You’ll get to work on the London Fire Brigade’s vehicles playing an integral part in keeping people safe.


Day to day, you’ll service and repair motor vehicles in a safe & efficient manner using such skills and knowledge as is required.  


  • To service, maintain and repair vehicles, components and accessories including removal and refitting in a safe, proper, and economical manner.
  • Interpret technical service information and data from manuals, bulletins and or computer files and data. Implement by applying correct techniques.
  • To work in an efficient and productive manner, achieving the targets set out and agreed with the workshop supervisory team.
  • To diagnose faults and test vehicles utilising equipment available and using recognised test procedures and techniques.
  • Observe, recognise, and report on defects and or symptoms of impending failure. Identification of recharge costs advising the Workshop Supervisor and correct completion of paperwork.


This role is full-time role at 40 hours based fully on-site at our Ruislip site. This will be following a shift pattern arrangement supported with a Shift Premium. 


Essential experience of the Automotive Electrician:


  • Good diagnostic skills.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to prioritise effectively and deliver in a complex environment.
  • Excellent attention to detail with the ability to identify and rectify mistakes.
  • A proactive approach with the ability to work well in a team.
  • Knowledge of technical specifications, maintenance requirements and experience of servicing and repairing HGVs/LGVs.


Qualifications for the Autotive Electrician:


  • Educated to GCSE level or equivalent.
  • Level 3 -Auto-Electric Maintenance or equivalent


The successful candidate must be able to achieve BPSS security clearance for this role.


Our Benefits


  • Generous holiday allowance 
  • Contributory Pension scheme, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme 
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive 10-days special paid leave 
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows most employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
  • ‘Be Kind Day’ enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity


Babcock International 

For over a century Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities, and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal. 


If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We’re committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone’s free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.


Closing Date: 30/04/24 


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