Electrician/Approved Electrician - Response - Wiltshire & Hampshire

Wessex Response are a family run company based in Dorset, with over 50 years’ experience in the industry. Due to continual growth, we are looking for additional Electricians/Approved Electricians to undertake all aspects of electrical works in domestic housing and commercial premises.

These works may include but are not exclusive to:

  • Electrical test and inspections
  • Upgrading of heating systems
  • Consumer unit replacements
  • Rewires of domestic premises
  • Reactive maintenance works
  • Kitchen and bathroom upgrades

What we can offer you:

(Subject to qualifying periods of employment and Conditions of Contract.)

  • 23 days holiday plus Bank Holidays
  • BUPA medical insurance
  • Accident and Sickness Insurance
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension contributions
  • Mobile phone and PDA
  • Company uniform
  • 1st class, regular health and safety training
  • Opportunities for progression.

What we would expect in return:

  • Electricians who work well alone or as part of a team
  • Someone that understands and appreciates the importance of customer satisfaction
  • Someone self-motivated, who is able to work from their own initiative
  • The ambition to embrace training opportunities.

Basic Competencies:

  • Experience working as a fully qualified trade’s person.
  • Experience working in occupied and unoccupied properties.
  • Experience working in housing sector.
  • Understanding of Testing and Inspection.
  • A knowledge and understanding of Health & Safety regulations.
  • An understanding of the principles of good customer care.
  • The ability to plan and organise your own work.
  • The ability to attend and deal with out of hours emergencies.

Essential Competencies

A Fully qualified Electrician accredited with the following (or equivalent):-

  • A completed Apprenticeship
  • City & Guilds 236 (part 1 and 2)
  • A valid driving licence and the ability to drive a company van and comply with the requirements of the company insurers.
  • A knowledge and understanding of Health & Safety regulations.

Desirable Competencies

  • City & Guilds 2391 (inspection & testing)
  • ECS Gold Card
  • City & Guilds 2382 (18th Edition)
  • Experience of using mobile working devices (PDA’s & mobiles)


For an application form please CLICK HERE.

Or for further information please email recruitmentwes@wessex.org 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.