Auto Electrician

£10 per hour
27 Jul 2017
31 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

MPI have a requirement for an Auto Electrician to work in Walsall.

Temp - Perm job.

Initially 13 weeks temp to perm basis after which time, client would expect workers to become permanent

The rates vary depending on experience between £10.00 - £13.00 p/h PAYE; or £12.34 - £16.21 p/h LTD. Overtime is being paid over 40 hours: Monday - Friday at 1.3 times, Saturday at 1.5 time and Sunday at double time

Job Description

As an auto electrician you would be able to fit and repair electrical and electronic systems in motor vehicles. As our vehicles are more advanced the amount of electronics in them is more enhanced than the average car. Ideally you will need good practical skills. You will also need to be able to read electrical wiring plans.


Vehicle Preparation and fitting of the electronics equipment

Checking and testing of the wiring and vehicle parts

Fault finding and rectification work

Retesting the system to make sure everything is working correctly and safely

Essential Requirements

Previous experience of Installation, repair and maintenance of electrical systems in vehicles

Checking and testing of the wiring and vehicle parts

Fault finding and rectification work

Knowledge and experience of electronic systems such as:

Electronic ignitions, alarms immobilisers and tracking devices.

Electric windows, mirrors, seats tow bar electrics and air-conditioning.

Customised LED or neon lighting kits, parking warning systems and reverse cameras

Ability to build looms would advantageous

Ability to strip and reassemble vehicles would be desirable

Demonstrable experience would be considered.

Knowledge of split charge systems

Knowledge of radio installation would be desirable

Person Specification

Positive "can-do" approach

Good communication skills

Able to work on own initiative as well as part of a team

Flexible attitude towards over time

Good attention to detail and high quality standards

Ability to think logically and work accurately

Pay rate: Based on skills and experience

40 hours basic worked between

Monday to Thursday 8am - 5pm

Friday 8am - 2pm

Overtime available

Bonus available

Pension scheme available

Health & Safety Responsibility

It is the responsibility of all Babcock Vehicle Engineering employees to ensure that all operations under their control and within their authority are conducted in accordance with health and safety at work act or other relevant legislation and company health and safety policy.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their sex; religious or similar philosophical belief; political opinion; race; age; sexual orientation; or, whether they are married or are in a civil partnership; or, whether they are disabled; or whether they have undergone, are undergoing or intend to undergo gender reassignment

If we do progress your application with Babcock Vehicle Engineering you will have to go through a security clearance check

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