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Light Vehicle Auto Electrician

Light Vehicle Auto Electrician

Posted 21 February by Hire Stone Recruitment Limited
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Light Vehicle Auto Electrician


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Role Description:
The ideal candidate must be able to diagnose and undertake electrical repairs on a wide variety of vehicles and have the ability to diagnose electrical faults using electrical diagnostic equipment.


  • Identify malfunctions in vehicle electrical systems by taking readings using diagnostic equipment.
  • Ability to use readings to identify faults.
  • Electrical installations of lights, lamps, and beacons.
  • Fitting and testing of reverse sensors and alarms.
  • Wiring and fitting electrics to install tow bars.
  • Fitting and installing wiring looms.
  • Modifying electrical circuits loom building and installation.
  • Diagnose faults and rectify them.
  • Regular attendance, timekeeping, and clocking-in to facilitate payment.

General Responsibilities:

  • Must comply with relevant health and safety regulations, policies, and procedures in performing the duties of the post i.e. wear personal protective equipment when appropriate.
  • To maintain confidentiality and observe data protection and associated guidelines where appropriate.
  • Ensure that the work area and tools are kept clean, tidy, and maintained.
  • Represent the company in a professional manner at all times.


  • High school diploma and auto electrical qualification certificate or equivalent
  • Proven work experience as an Electrical Technician.
  • Ability to work in confined spaces.
  • Complex problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to operate electrical diagnostic equipment.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and efficiently.
  • Must have own electrical tools, Multimeter, a good range of crimping tools, socket set, electrical screwdrivers, trim tools


  • Must possess good vision and the ability to identify different colours.
  • Must be reliable and punctual.
  • Must be able to speak, read and write English.
  • Flexible approach to working locations as may be asked to provide support at other sites in the UK.
  • Flexible to work shift patterns, overtime, and weekends to achieve production.
  • Must be psychologically and medically fit.
  • Ability to work under pressure and work to very high demanding standards.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Level 3 City and Guilds / IMIA / BTEC / NVQ / Edexel in Auto Electrical discipline, light motor vehicle maintenance or similar.
  • Level 2 Certificate / Diploma / Award in Motor Vehicle Studies (Auto Electrical Pathway).
  • Level 2 City and Guilds / IMIA / BTEC / NVQ / Edexel, Level 2 Diploma in Auto Electrical and Mobile Electrical Principles.
  • Level 2 City and Guilds / IMIA / BTEC / NVQ / Edexel, Level 2 Diploma in Auto Electrical and Mobile Electrical Competence (QCF).
  • Time served apprentice essential.
  • Capable of using diagnostic tools to analyse electrical faults.
  • Experience working on electrical and mechanical components of modern light motor vehicles.
  • Good working knowledge of the manufacture of vehicle wiring.
  • A full category "B" driving license is essential.
  • Experience in an automotive environment is essential.
  • Must have own range of Electrical tools.

Pay Rate Per Hour:

Basic day rate: £19.80 ph

If you are interested in this role and you meet the above criteria please Apply as soon as possible online and we will contact you to discuss the role further.

Required skills

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electrical Mechanical
  • Engineering
  • Mechanical Electrical

Reference: 52172487

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