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Mobile Operative – Electrical

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Established in 1979, Shield Environmental Services has become one of the largest national service providers in the environmental service sector. We have grown steadily over the years and have constantly adapted to meet the demands and changing practices of the sectors we work with. However, some things have never changed and we believe that our success is based upon our original core principle of exceptional customer care. We feel honoured to have many long-standing relationships with our clients, many of whom we have been working with for years.

Shield Environmental Services Limited is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity.

Shield M&E have a great opportunity for mobile service Engineers to join the installation & maintenance team carrying out planned and reactive works.

Locations: South West and South East


Main Duties:

  • Be conversant with current Health & Safety legislation with relevance to safe working practices and attend toolbox talks
  • Comply with specific Contract, work department and Company procedures at all times
  • Complete a weekly timesheet and submit it in accordance with Company procedures
  • Maintain accurate records of works done and expenditure, using this information to report to the Supervisor as required
  • Liaise and co-ordinate site activities associated with services for which you are responsible, i.e. labour planning and ordering of materials
  • Assist in the preparation of emergency contingency plans
  • Assist with coordination of all site activities, both maintenance and projects and ensure all safety aspects are managed and monitored in accordance with site/contract procedures and requirements
  • Undertake all tasks associated with labour planning and providing holiday and sickness cover
  • Carry out installation, PPM and reactive work as required in order to meet completion deadlines
  • Take ownership of the client’s needs and pursue good communications with the customer in order to build a stable relationship
  • Be proactive with regard to preventative maintenance and extra works
  • Be available to attend emergency call-outs on a rota basis
  • Coordinate and manage all subcontractor’s activities relating to works undertaken
  • Produce and submit timesheets for approval to deadlines
  • Ensure compliance with safe systems of work, risk assessments, method statements etc. and all relevant documentation is adhered to in accordance with company health and safety policy



  • A minimum of City & Guilds qualifications within Building Services or Equivalent
  • Qualified Electrician 18th Edition


  • Site Health & Safety Training
  • First Aid training
  • City & Guilds 2391 Testing & Inspection



  • Good knowledge of all building services
  • A sound level of administration and organisational skills
  • Minimum 2 years’ practical experience within the building industry


  • Health and Safety experience
  • 2 years’ experience within a similar role
  • Sound knowledge of mobile technology
  • Time served apprenticeship

Personal aptitude and skills:

  • Initiative
  • A proactive approach to all tasks undertaken
  • High standard of workmanship
  • Conscientious
  • Team player
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Commitment to providing a high-quality service to our customers and willingness to work flexibly and as a member of a team
  • Scrupulous and reliable

Other requirements:

  • Clean Driving licence
  • Compliance with company and site policies and procedures
  • To wear company attire at all times
  • Ability to work overtime as required

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

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