Compex Electrician - Fife

Ref: 329 Date Posted: Monday 05 Jun 2023

2020 Recruitment is working with one of our engineering clients who are looking to add Compex Electricians to their Glenrothes based team on a permanent contract.

This is an opportunity to work with an established client with possible future work overseas.

Duties & Responsibilities

As the Compex Electrician your duties will include the following:

  • Interpret all aspects of electrical engineering drawings.
  • Selection and erection of Ex rated cable glands, containment, enclosures, cabling and connectors.
  • Knowledgeable of various electrical components.
  • Inspection and testing of electrical systems.
  • Inspect, troubleshoot, and diagnose equipment issues as required.
  • Install, commission and test client equipment as required.
  • Create detailed service reports, maintain accurate records, complete all paperwork, test procedures, risk assessments and toolbox talks to a very high standard.
  • Provide support to other trades/disciplines where required.


To be considered as the Compex Electrician you must have the following skills & experience:

  • Must be a time served electrician with control system experience.
  • IEE 18th Edition
  • CompEx 01-04 Hazardous area system and installation qualification
  • Demonstrates a high standard in completion of tasks associated within the role as Electrical Technician defined in the key responsibilities above.
  • Demonstrable offshore/onshore experience in electrical service/maintenance/installation background.
  • Demonstrates a good understanding of safe working practices and can demonstrate commitment to safe working at all times.
  • Must be willing to work offshore, UK wide and internationally


As the Compex Electrician you will be offered the following package:

  • Competitive salary
  • Medical care
  • Career progression
  • Company benefits
  • Death in service
  • Permanent contract