TBM [Tunnel Boring Machine] Electrician Apply now

Job Reference: TBMElectrician9Jan19

Closing date: Thursday 31st January 2019

Hours: Fulltime may include shift work

Pay: Salary to be confirmed

Duration: Permanent

Location: Carnwath Road

CSCS Card: Required - Green (Labourer)

Please only apply if you have a minimum of 5 years working experience on Tunnel Boring Machines


  • Reports to the Mechanical Superintendent
  • Working on the TBM during tunnelling activities
  • Working under HV permit system
  • Servicing and maintaining the electrical equipment and components on the TBM and in the tunnel
  • 11000v and 3300v cable extension’s
  • The role will involve working on a shift pattern to maintain 24/7 tunnelling activities

Essential Criteria:

  • A minimum of 5 years working on TBMs
  • Experience of maintaining the electrical systems of large construction plant and equipment
  • Experience with PLC control systems (Siemens)
  • Appropriate JIB Card
  • Appropriate Electrical Qualifications [Mandatory]
  • First Aid at Work Certificate
  • TSTS [Tunnelling Safety Training Scheme] qualification certificate
  • City & Guilds 6151 Tunnel Entry and Associated Emergency Procedures qualification certificate
  • In date Safety Critical Medical Certificate

Desirable Criteria:

  • Previous experience of working on high profile tunnelling projects
  • Previous experience of working on Herrenknecht EPB TBM

Is a CSCS card required? Yes Type: Relevant to the role This role is PAYE only. Successful applicants will undergo a Drug and Alcohol test. Please ensure you have the required cards and qualifications before applying.


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