Exclusive CandidateCommercial Electrician


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Preferred Location:
Greater London

Consultant Name:
Nick Hixson



Professional Profile 

I am a qualified electrician with nearly twenty years’ experience working on various commercial, industrial and domestic projects.  
I am capable of reading and working from complex architect drawings and communicating with others to ensure everyone has a good understanding of the project however large or small. I work well on my own or within a team and I am confident to take on board any instructions given and I always work to the highest standards.  I am motivated and very hard working and always ensure all tasks set are seen through to completion.  
I have worked as a self-employed Electrician for the last eleven years for property management and building services companies as well as private customers carrying out varied works including rewires, new build installations, upgrades, periodic testing and emergency repairs.  
I have gained very good working skills and a practical understanding in other trades like plumbing, carpentry and general building works. I am currently registered with ELECSA with full scope membership. 

Key Skills / Expertise 

  • Qualified and experienced in electrical installation, maintenance, fault finding and testing  
  • Very good communication skills and ability to provide excellent customer service  
  • Ability to work on various projects at the same time and enjoy a challenge  
  • Awareness of Health & Safety policies and practices  
  • Experienced in supervising other electricians, mentoring junior staff, training apprentices, checking their work and reporting on their progress  
  • Co-ordinating new supply work with new service providers such as EDF Energy & UK Power Networks  
  • Working on fire and security alarms, maintaining and keeping records  
  • Portable appliance testing  
  • Electrical installation condition reports  
  • Diagnosing and resolving electrical and mechanical faults  
  • Experience with electrical installations for swimming pools  
  • Air handling units, ground and air source heat pumps, solar thermal and photovoltaic systems 
  • Able to work on Single and three phase systems 
  • Experienced in working in very high end properties 
  • Responsible for all relevant documentation such as installation certificates using software from Amtech and Tysoft 
  • Very keen to attend any training to keep all knowledge, qualifications and certificates up to date  
  • Always actively promoting excellent working practice and excellent customer care  
  • Responsibility for own uniform & work vehicle, keeping them clean, tidy and organised to promote the reputation of the business  

Career summary 

2003 – Present 
Self Employed Electrician 
2000 – 2003     
JIB Approved Electrician 
1999 – 2000      
Trainee Domestic Telecoms Engineer 
1994 – 1999      
JIB apprenticeship / Approved Electrician ABB 

Education and Qualifications 

  • ELECSA full scope Registration ELECSA   
  • C&G 2399 Level 3 Installation of Small Scale Photovoltaic Systems 
  • C&G 2382 16th - 17th edition wiring regulations update 
  • Full scope registration with NICEIC 
  • C&G 2381 16th edition wiring regulations 
  • Control & Installation for Domestic Heating Systems 
  • C&G 2391 Testing and inspection 
1995 – 1998      
  • C&G 2360 Parts 1 & 2 Electrical installation  
  • Achievement measurement level 1 & 2  
  • NVQ Level 2 & 3 Electrical Installation Engineering  
1987 – 1994      
  • 4 GCSE grades A-C Including English, French, Science and drama  
1981 – 1987     

Interests / Activities 

  • Running
  • Cooking
  • Travel
  • Music and Films
  • Playing the guitar
  • Home improvements 
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Consultant's Name
Nick Hixson

Industry Experience
Over 7 years experience in engineering recruitment, including 5 years experience in mechanical and electrical engineering recruitment. I manage the engineering recruitment arm of cer, with consultants who specialise in various verticals in the industry, such as gas engineering, electricians, project managers and more. With significant background in the industry as a recruiter, coupled with one of the most extensive databases of mechanical and electrical engineers in the United Kingdom, many of whom work for us exclusively, cer Engineering are well placed to help fill any position quickly, accurately and in budget.

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