CV, UK Based Commercial Electrician targeting Australia

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 5163
(10/01/1980, male)
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Current location: United Kingdom - View on map

Linpac Packaging- Asset Care Technician  -  January 2012 – Present

Working in a fast paced manufacturing environment as an Asset Care Technician within the Asset Management Cell incorporating LEAN and 5S principles. Duties include planned preventative maintenance, reacting to faults, breakdowns and continuous improvement on existing equipment and systems. Actively involved in the design and installation of new equipment and planning future plant improvements and upgrades, including controlling outside contractors. Responsible for ensuring the sites compliance with electrical regulations is met and controlling electrical standards and documentation.

Transact Engineering Ltd - Electrical Manager - 2011 - December 2011 

Employed as Electrical Manager with authority over the company’s electrical policies, quotations and designs.  Responsible for designing, installing, commissioning and maintaining bespoke product and cargo handling equipment such as scissor lifts, conveyor beds and truck docks within a fully automated environment, including PLC driven equipment, variable frequency drives, invertors, human machine interfaces and various instrumentation and switches. Acting as the client’s first point of contact and liaising with the client with regards to new and ongoing projects.  Trained customer personnel in all aspects of the installation.  Responsible for functional design specifications, factory acceptance testing, site acceptance testing and all associated documentation. Produced planned preventative maintenance systems and ensured correct maintenance procedures were implemented to satisfy several ongoing contracts, including responding to machine and system breakdowns in a fast moving automated environment.  Operated a 24 hour call out cover.

Citiserve Property Maintenance - Electrician - 2010 - February 2010

Working within a fast paced maintenance environment, duties included responding to electrical problems and breakdowns, servicing electrical systems and equipment and carrying out periodic testing and inspecting on city centre apartments, suburban flats and houses.  Also reacted to more general maintenance issues including plumbing and joinery problems and alterations.

Electrical Contractor  - March 2010 - August 1020

Contracting within the industrial, commercial and domestic sectors including several months with Black & Veatch on the Davyhulme Wastewater Treatment Works as Competent Person Supervisor. Required to supervise other electrical contractors as well as issue the appropriate permits, including Permits to Work, Sanctions to Test, and Electrical Disconnection Certificates.  Authorised to isolate equipment and areas and, when needed, to work live. Also worked on commercial and domestic projects including shop re-fits, full house re-wires and outdoor lighting projects.

Lintott Control Systems - Electrician - September 1997 - February 2010   

Reporting to the Operations Manager, acted as the only Electrician based at the Runcorn office and was responsible for all aspects of installation of chemical dosing systems within the water industry at sites throughout the UK. This included the manufacturing of chemical dosing rigs, test and inspection of all installations, and any post installation rectification work and certification.  Commissioned electrical systems and calibrated instruments and data reading equipment, and uploaded parameters on Human Machine Interfaces. Built and wired control panels and motor control centres and installed cabling and equipment including Programmable Logic Controllers, Variable Speed Drives, motors, pumps, and various instrumentation within the utilities, petro-chemical, power generation, and nuclear industries. Undertook fault finding and modification work on existing equipment. Mechanical installation work including PVC and polypropylene fabrication and welding, pipefitting and the installation of large scale static mixers within a confined space.

During this employment was TUPE transferred twice, initially from SLS Engineering Ltd (Electrical Apprenticeship) and then from Tyco Control Systems.

Professional Qualifications:

  • City & Guilds 236 Parts 1&2
  • Achievement Measurements 1&2
  • City & Guilds 2391 Test & Inspection
  • Electrical NVQ Level 2
  • BS7671 IEE Electrical Regulations 16th & 17th Editions
  • City & Guilds Level 3 Certificate Electrical Building Regulations
  • Portable Appliance Testing (PAT)
  • Electro-technical certification scheme Health & Safety
  • Health & Safety in the Workplace Level 1
  • Offshore Skills Certificate
  • Permanent Skills Visa (subclass 189)

Spoken languages: english
Location I am interested in working: Australia