Approved Electrician - North Dorset/South Wiltshire - Wessex Response

Wessex Response are a family run company based in Dorset, with over 50 years' experience in the industry. Due to our continued expansion, we are seeking 2 experienced electricians to join our electrical division.

Based in and around the North Dorset/South Wiltshire area, you will be helping fulfil a busy contract testing and inspecting. The ideal candidate will be confident working independently and able to use their initiative.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Carry out periodic inspection and testing and completing of the necessary test certification in accordance with IEE Wiring Regulations. Also to complete other electrical certification where required.
  • Ensure compliance with the IEE Wiring Regulations at all times, and that the appropriate materials used.
  • To undertake testing of portable and fixed electrical equipment (PAT Testing).
  • To liaise with other staff, Surveyors and Sub-contractors as necessary to ensure the timely completion of works within agreed operational targets.
  • Ensure accurate and timely completion of all paperwork including job tickets and timesheets and ensure this is passed to your Coordinator/Manager within agreed timescales.

This list of responsibilities and duties is not exhaustive and the Company will expect you to perform other duties relevant to the job title.

Essential Competencies:

  • Experience working as a fully qualified electrician
  • A knowledge and understanding of health & safety regulations
  • AM2
  • City & Guilds 2360 (part 1 and 2)
  • City & Guilds 2382 (17th Edition)
  • City & Guilds 2391 / 4&5 (testing & inspecting)
  • A valid driving licence
  • A knowledge and understanding of health & safety regulations.


  • Experience in testing & inspecting
  • ECS Gold Card
  • Experience of using mobile working devices (PDAs & mobiles)


  • JIB graded pay
  • Company van with private use available
  • 22 days holiday
  • BUPA medical insurance
  • Accident and Sickness Insurance
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension contributions

All subject to qualifying periods of employment and Conditions of Contract.

For an application form please CLICK HERE.

Or for further information please email or call 01747 852878 (No agencies please).

Due to a high volume of responses we may be unable to feedback to all applicants, therefore if you do not hear from us within 2 weeks please consider your application unsuccessful.