Electrical Supervisor
Water (Non - Infrastructure)
£50k - £65k + benefits

Electrical Supervisor

Ref: 557| Posted: 8th Jul 2024

Electrical Supervisor – Water Sector (Treatment Plants / Pumping Stations projects) – Reading / (Thames Valley Sites – Berkshire / Oxfordshire)

Opportunity to join one of the UK's most successful Tier 1 building & civil engineering main contractors, with a very stable and fast growing forward order book.

This employer is delighted to have been selected to work in partnership with Thames Water to deliver fantastic infrastructure, brilliantly and to make things better for current and future generations. 

Opportunity to work on a long term framework in the Thames Valley region, ideal if seeking long term local work / good work life balance.



As Electrical Supervisor your duties will include:

  • Ensure that safe working practices are adhered to by monitoring and mentoring the in house team and their supply chain.
  • Monitor the quality of sub-contract work to ensure work meets required Thames Water asset standards and project specifications.
  • Resolve site technical queries by liaison with the Design team and Project Engineering team for the best technical solution to meet project specifications.
  • Maintain a site diary to record work activities and resources used and to ensure a record of all work activities is maintained.
  • Ensure that all site activity meets both internal company standards and external regulatory requirements, including Thames Water asset standards, with respect to Health, Safety and the Environment to ensure the company's obligations and policies in these areas are fully complied with.
  • Contribute to profitability on site by maximising efficient use of manpower and plant resources and minimising abortive works.
  • Contribute to the Company’s reputation by maintaining good working relationships with the client’s on-site staff during installation activities.
  • Ensure all works are carried out in accordance with C.D.M. Regulations and compliance with the Company safe working practices.
  • Assist in the preparation/review of Method Statements, Lift Plans, Action Plans and Risk Assessments as appropriate.
  • Regularly contribute to and hold collaborative planning sessions to ensure that programme commitments are maintained. Identify any project blockers early on and managed effectively to reduce any impact on the programme.
  • Maintain accurate records and manage change control with the site installation works.



To be considered for this Electrical Supervisor role you must meet the following criteria:

  • Clean and wastewater electrical installation and commissioning experience.
  • Capable of being appointed as authorised person (LV) for isolation and permit to work purposes.
  • The electrical supervisor will oversee the installation supervision and to assist with commissioning of electrical equipment.
  • The electrical supervisor will be responsible for liaising with our electrical sub-contractor to ensure installation programme is maintained, electrical equipment has been installed in accordance with the client standards, working in accordance with the agreed electrical safety rules on site.
  • Electrical installation / testing qualifications, Site supervisors’ qualification, CSCS card.
  • Ideally Water industry experience from a main contractor background  



The successful Electrical Supervisor will receive:

-£50,000 - £65,000 Basic 
-Car / Allowance 
-8% Matched Pension 

To be considered for this vacancy or to find out more information please apply now.

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