Facilities Technician - Electrical

Purpose of the Job:

The Facilities Electrician’s role will require the applicant to work with all Ceres Power staff members across the Horsham site and to travel to other sites when requested. They will be required to support the all business functions that will enable staff to develop and manufacture the Fuel Cell Module.


Key Accountabilities:

  • Carry out Business as Usual tasks
  • Carry out test and certification of electrical installations
  • Complete Daily plant checks
  • Complete Planned maintenance tasks
  • Support/complete Project installation works.
  • Supervise contractors working on site.
  • Complete and update work as specified within the Company Helpdesk system.
  • Occasionally assist with other department function activities.
  • Building maintenance (ad-hoc repairs).
  • Electrical equipment maintenance.
  • Day to day breakdown issues.
  • Delivery of gas cylinders and administer stock levels (training to be provided)
  • Support all members of staff.
  • Carry out installations to electrical systems
  • Maintain housekeeping of all Facilities-owned areas
  • Be flexible to provide out of hours support.
  • Pro-active, self-starting, open to new ideas and new directions


Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:

  • Electrical competence, 18th Edition
  • 2391 Test and Inspection or equivalent
  • Commercial, industrial infrastructure experience 
  • Computer literate.
  • Able to work skilfully with electrical systems.
  • Excellent time management, reliable and dependable.
  • Able to work with a wide range of personnel.
  • Previous experience of working in a building/facility environment desirable.


Key Results Areas/Metrics:

  • Minimal Helpdesk request duration.
  • Ensure planned maintenance is completed to schedule.
  • Ensure all electrical certifications are up to date.
  • Ensure all regulatory and compliance requiremenrts are met


Internal and External Relationships:

  • Facilities Manager – support functions.
  • Facilities Supervisor – support functions.
  • Test team – supporting functions.
  • Operations/Quality – supporting manufacturing organisation.
  • External contractors – guiding and advising as Ceres Power’s representative.


Scope for Impact:

  • Address service requests and planned maintenance tasks.
  • Tidy workplace.
  • Availability for Test Engineers.


Applications from candidates who are also fluent in Korean, Mandarin, Cantonese or German are welcome, as well as from those who have experience of working or living within these countries and cultures.

Applications from candidates outside the UK will be considered.  However, all offers of employment will be subject to meeting UK Right to Work legislation.

Closing date for applications:      28 February 2021