Electrical Engineer – Taunton

17 Mar Electrical Engineer – Taunton

Ben Arnold

Ben is Team Leader for Electrical and  is looking for a skilled engineer to join his team.

At Sherwoods we are continually growing, and we are now seeking an Electrical Engineer to cover Taunton and its surrounding area.

Sherwoods were founded in 1970 and have gone from strength to strength over the past 50 years and we are pleased to say that during them 50 years we still have that family feel and every team member plays a vital part in our growth and development as a company. Are you looking to join a company to make a positive difference, to challenge yourself and be the best person you can be or you are simply looking for a job for life then please look no further.

You will be hard-working and committed individual to achieving success for both yourself and the company. Have a flexible approach to your work and be adaptable in new ways of working but also have the same vision as the rest of the team.

We pride ourselves on our business core values which are Honest, Adaptable, Committed and Fun. We are on a mission to become the FM Building Service Partner and Employer of Choice across the South West of the UK.

You will be expected to carry out both Planned and Reactive multi-site maintenance across the South West area and be used to traveling between sites as a mobile engineer. You will have experience within commercial environments and possess strong communication skills with the ability to build relationships with our clients.

Work efficiently to ensure all works are completed in a safe manner and to Health & Safety regulations. Carry out reactive repairs & improvements and carry out preventative maintenance and minor project works. Respond quickly and effectively to breakdowns or other clients and team requirements. Accurately use the equipment and software required by the business and work closely with the H&S manager.


You will have:

  • Current electrical qualification and good industry experience
  • BS7671 18th Edition Wiring Regulations
  • L3 Inspection & Testing Qualification such as 2931 or 2394/5
  • Minimum of 3 years’ inspection & testing experience in Industrial & Commercial installations
  • The ability to follow Risk Assessments & Method Statements
  • PC literate in Microsoft Office Suite, Including Outlook & Emails
  • IPAF – Desirable
  • PAMSA – Desirable

The successful applicant will receive a company vehicle, fuel card, uniform, store discount and a journey with Sherwoods for the next 50 years and on.

If you feel this position is for you and your ready for a job for life then please hit apply button and a member of our recruitment team will be in contact.

Sherwoods are an Equal Opportunities Employer