Maintenance Technician

Position Sought Maintenance Electrician
Name BH CAN 36925
Lives in Glasgow
Qualifications Apprenticeship Served

SVQ Level 3 Electrical Installation

17th Edition

C & G 2394 & 2395



Previous Employers Richard Irvin, Vaughan Engineering, SPIE, Team Q, NG Bailey, EMTEC
Availability ASAP
General Notes if Applicable Experienced Maintenance, Test & Install Electrician with Multi trade experience


  • 10 Subjects including English & Maths



  • City & Guilds 2395-01 Level 3 Award in the Periodic Inspection, Testing and Certification of Electrical Installations
  • City & Guilds 2394-01 Level 3 Award in the Initial Verification and Certification of Electrical Installations
  • City & Guilds 2382-12 Level 3 Award in the Requirements Electrical Installations BS 7671
  • 17thEdition
  • SELECT Inspection & Testing of Electrical Installations to BS 7671
  • Scottish Vocational Qualification Level 3 Installing & Commissioning Electrical Systems & Equipment
  • SJIB- Final Integrated Competence Assessment
  • SJIB- Electrical Craftsman’s Certificate
  • IPAF 3a & 3b
  • Enhanced Disclosure Scotland certificate


Employment History:


Richard Irvin                                             Maintenance, Test and Install Electrician

March 2017 – Dec 2018

  • Working with industrial heating systems including controls, pump sets, motors and alterations to controls to allow new equipment to be installed within existing control panels.
  • Electrical Maintenance of Lighting, Emergency Lighting, Generators, Alarms, Plant and Controls etc
  • Work very varied from Maintenance, minor repairs to new installations and completing condition reports
  • Assisted other trades when and where required with building fabrics work such as Carpentry, Painting, Plumbing, skimming etc


Vaughan Engineering                                 Approved Electrician

November 2016 – March 2017

  • Initial verification testing and reporting of new leisure centre in Clydebank
  • Remedial work
  • Maintenance Work


Emtec Group                                               Approved Electrician

July 2016 – November 2016

  • Industrial and commercial installation works across central belt of Scotland, mainly new build Primary Schools
  • Maintenance and remedial work as required


North Star Electrical                                    Approved Electrician

December2015 – July 2016

Mainly testing engineer with small industrial installations for various clients throughout Scotland




Bells Ltd                                                      Test & Inspect Electrician

July 2015 – December 2015

  • Same duties on M.O.D sites as with Team Q and SPIE, Mainly Inspection and testing within establishments for compliance with BS7671 and occasionally general jobbing


Contract worker                                          Lighting Electrician

April 2015 – June 2015

  • Worked on a contract basis for Balfour Beatty at Edinburgh Airport and also for Mitie lighting division on various sites for Ladbrokes lighting upgrades and maintenance


Stow college

February 2015 – April 2015

Attended college and sat City & Guilds 2394 & 2395 exams


Team Q Ltd                                                       Maintenance Electrician

April 2013 – February 2015

  • Transferred via TUPE all duties as below except now exclusively for M.O.D


SPIE Matthew hall Ltd                                      Maintenance Electrician

May 2008 – March 2013

  • Working throughout Scotland, primarily on M.O.D. establishments as a maintenance electrician, also as a maintenance electrician / jobber for Northgate and on occasion as a maintenance electrician for Chevron Oil Company in Aberdeen.
  • Electrical Maintenance of Lighting, Emergency Lighting, Generators, Alarms, Plant and Controls etc
  • Generally covering most of Scotland and occasionally Northern England as required
  • Duties also involve preparation and implementing Risk Assessments and Method statements on each job as required.
  • Periodic inspection reports also prepared.
  • Minor repairs carried out as well as small works projects and building fabrics maintenance such as Plumbing and Carpentry etc


Alba Gas Ltd                                                     Installation Electrician                  

January 2008 – May 2008

  • Working throughout Glasgow and central belt of Scotland.
  • Currently working on Scottish Executive Central Heating for the Elderly.
  • Fitting controls for central heating installation, smoke detectors, and install bonding to mains gas and water installations.
  • Electrical Maintenance of all Controls
  • Upon completion test systems and inform client on how to operate.
  • Responsible for take offs to allow material ordering, and maintaining a travelling stock to allow additional works arising to be carried out



April 2007 – December 2007

  • Working on a self-employed basis via various agencies, on contracts in and around Glasgow. Work was commercial, industrial and housing contracts. Installing containment, cabling and termination of cables at distribution boards, and wall and switch points per BS7671


G D Chalmers Ltd

April 2006 – April 2007

  • Working primarily on house re-wires for Glasgow Housing Authority my main duties where inspection and testing completed properties in accordance with BS7671. Report then made on the condition of the installation, and any minor works subsequently required



Turner Group                                                 Team Q Maintenance Electrician

April 2005 – April 2006


  • Transferred per TUPE to Team Q. Duties all as below. Used the opportunity to assist enhancement of the running of the unit by re-organising the method of stock control and utilisation of resource to cut costs of labour



August 2003 – April 2005

  • Recruited as maintenance electrician working primarily on MoD housing in the West of Scotland. Duties included routine maintenance, inspection & testing of all domestic circuits, reporting on condition of system and making repairs where necessary. Also provided emergency on-call cover on a rota basis


BMW (Electrics) Installations

November 2002 – June 2003

  • Recruited on a self-employed basis as an electrician. Working on own initiative in shops, offices, TV production & location sets, sheltered housing complexes, bottling plants and telephone relay outposts
  • Various works carried out including CCTV installation and maintenance, power boards and associated wiring, data cabling, fire alarm systems, lighting and general domestic installation work
  • Work area covered as far south as South Wales and Birmingham, and north to Inverness
  • Responsible for take-off of drawings, ordering & draw-off of materials, client liaison, installation, testing and final hand-over to client


Balfour Kilpatrick Ltd

October 1999 – September 2002

  • Employed as an apprentice electrician, and completed the course to be a certified electrician. Worked on several contracts including Glasgow Royal Infirmary (new Maternity and new A&E Unit), Nor web Satellite Sites at Ayr, Glasgow and
  • Edinburgh, the Clyde Tunnel lighting, John Lewis Store in Edinburgh and Stirling University


N.G.Bailey Ltd

August 1998 – October 1999

  • Commenced work from school as an apprentice electrician, worked on several sites including Strathclyde University and the Caledonian University
  • All aspects of Commercial and Industrial Electrical work (Maintenance, Installation and Testing)
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