Electrical Maintenance Engineer


We are currently seeking an experienced Electrical Maintenance Engineer to join our busy FM Division.

The Role:

To work as part of a dedicated team within a large commercial site in Belfast. 

Hours will be a standard 40 hours mainly Monday to Friday (rotation between 7am – 4pm and 9am - 6pm). You will be required to be part of an on-call rota which will be set within an agreed pattern (1 week in every 4), of which emergency call-out will be required, over and above normal working hours and a full remuneration package will be included. Occasional weekend/out of hours work may be required throughout the year to meet the needs of the business. 

Title does not delimit the duties that may be required, candidate will be expected to carry out any other such duties that may be reasonably required:

  • Electrical maintenance tasks
  • General maintenance tasks not limited to the Electrical discipline
  • Troubleshooting in order to diagnose and correct faults.
  • Carry out planned maintenance, daily, weekly, monthly etc checks including remedial works.
  • Meeting delivery and quality KPI’s
  • Efficient planning of tasks
  • Completion of electronic paperwork
  • Logging and closing PPM and reactive jobs on computer based systems.
  • Ability to read drawings.
  • Maintaining working relationship with client site teams and customers
  • Enforce health & safety and housekeeping standards and ensure relevant protocols are followed.

Person Specification:

The candidate will have a strong based work knowledge in Electrical Maintenance Tasks, self-motivated, strong team working attributes, have the ability to analyse a problem and develop a solution with minimum input from others, a professional approach and high self-conduct standards will be expected at all times, health & safety is of paramount importance at all times and must be at the forefront of all working decisions.

The candidate will be expected to prepare and issue reports, verbal and written to the facilities manager and produce upon request any back up data gained while in execution of all duties.

Essential Criteria:

  • Fully qualified Electrical with Level 3 Qualification including 18th edition and Inspection & Testing Certificate
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience within a similar environment
  • A level of IT literacy, ability to record works on an app based system


  • CSR Card
  • Access NI
  • IPAF 3A/3B
  • Asbestos Awareness
  • Close proximity to site in Belfast.

We are committed to investing in talent and developing opportunities for our staff. As equal opportunities employers, we welcome applicants from all communities.

To apply please send a copy of your CV and covering letter to: hr@dowdsgroup.com

Closing Date: Wednesday, 11 October 2023