Electrical HV Fitter

Electrical HV Fitter


We are looking for a highly skilled and experienced HV Fitter to work across the UK.

In this role, you will be responsible for installing, maintaining, and repairing high-voltage (HV) electrical equipment and systems. Your expertise and technical qualifications in HV systems will be critical to ensuring the safe and efficient operation of electrical infrastructure. This position requires a deep understanding of HV systems and compliance with relevant UK regulations and standards.


• Install, maintain, and repair HV electrical equipment and systems, including transformers, switchgear, circuit breakers, and protective relays.
• Perform routine inspections and tests on HV systems to identify potential faults or malfunctions.
• Troubleshoot and diagnose electrical issues, implementing appropriate repairs or replacements as needed.
• Ensure compliance with all relevant health, safety, and environmental regulations and standards.
• Conduct electrical risk assessments and develop appropriate control measures.
• Collaborate with engineering and maintenance teams to develop maintenance plans and schedules for HV equipment.
• Keep accurate records of maintenance activities, inspections, and repairs.
• Stay updated with the latest technological advancements, regulations, and industry best practices in HV systems.


• A minimum of 2 years of experience working as an HV Fitter or in a similar role.
• In-depth knowledge and understanding of high-voltage electrical systems, equipment, and components.
• Strong technical skills in the installation, maintenance, and repair of HV systems.
• Familiarity with UK regulations, codes, and standards relevant to HV electrical work (e.g., Electricity at Work Regulations, BS 7671).
• Proficiency in reading and interpreting electrical schematics, diagrams, and technical specifications.
• Ability to perform electrical measurements, tests, and fault-finding procedures.
• Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to work effectively under pressure.
• Excellent attention to detail and a commitment to ensuring high-quality workmanship.
• Good communication skills to effectively collaborate with team members and stakeholders.
• Valid UK driving license (if required for travel between job sites).
• Relevant technical qualifications such as City & Guilds 2357 Electrical Installation or equivalent.
• Additional certifications related to HV systems, such as the National Grid Authorised Person certification, would be advantageous.

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