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Principal Electrical Technician

  • Department: Engineering & Maintenance
  • Location: Knightsbridge
  • Job type: Full Time
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Job reference: JFV013

We are looking to recruit a Principal Electrical Technician to set the standard as an electrical subject matter expert amongst our engineering and maintenance teams. In this role, you will supervise and manage external contractors and a team in-house Engineers. You will be accountable of ensuring that all of the Technician’s work is in line with Industry best practice and adhered to relevant Health and Safety regulations. You will play a key role in ensuring smooth daily operations and a seamless Harrods experience for all our customers.

About Us

At Harrods, we ask everyone to believe in the Art of the Possible, to challenge the conventional view of what is possible and turn delivery into an art form. Our brand needs us to be Master of Luxury, Experts of Exceptional and Creators of Magic, as brands are made by people, we all have a really important role to play. Our facilities team play a key role in keeping our iconic Knightsbridge store safe and ever developing with the needs and wants of our diverse range of customers.

About You

As a recognised specialist you will be suitably qualified to a minimum City and Guilds 236 Electrical Installation Parts I and II. As our lead technical specialist, you will have previous experience as a qualified Electrician Supervisor, accustomed to managing teams and projects. You’ll be fully conversant with all British standards and relevant regulations. You will require a BS 7671 18th Edition.

You’ll have demonstrable experience responding to critical incidents and reacting to a changing environment. By being a team player, you’ll have the ability to motivate others to work collaboratively towards team goals. You’ll provide technical support to the Senior Management Team by controlling, monitoring and prioritising all work schedules in accordance with the FM System procedures.

Our promise to you

If you are looking to take the next step in your career with a dedication to the electrical integrity of our iconic Knightsbridge store in a role that addresses real business operational challenge, this role will open doors for you. We offer great pathway opportunities to develop your career as a specialist in an environment unlike any other.

More immediately, you’ll benefit from an excellent benefits package, including a company pension, flexible working, 25 days’ holiday and your birthday off, up to 33% in-store discount and a season ticket loan.

Uniquely you

At Harrods we believe the personality and authenticity of our people sets us apart. We celebrate and invite applications from all cultures, backgrounds, tastes and experiences and are proud of our culture where people from all walks of life can grow and thrive. What makes you unique makes us exceptional.

If you want to know more about our people and our culture, search #TogetherHarrods on LinkedIn, Facebook or Instagram

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