Electrical Installer - Production

  • Newmarket Rd, Cambridge, UK
  • Full-time

Company Description

Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group is one of the largest independent aerospace and defence companies in the world delivering innovation and excellence in engineering, support solutions and services in the air, on land and at sea.

Since 1909, we have been valued for our integrity, performance and customer focus which we have demonstrated through our innovative solutions and ability to deliver on time and to cost.

We specialise in the conversion and modification of military, civil and business aircraft, alongside defence vehicle engineering and shelter manufacture.  Our capabilities include engineering design, manufacture, test and the provision of personnel, training and advice, whilst providing maintenance, integration and product support.  

Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group is part of the Marshall Group of Companies that employs over 6,000 people with a turnover in excess of £2.7bn.

We are a respected total solutions provider for the military and commercial sectors.

Job Description

Reporting to the  Electrical Production Manager, the Electrical Installer role is as follows:-

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a highly motivated team of Electrical Installers, manufacturing and installing low voltage electrical circuits and communication systems into mobile work spaces, military and specialist vehicles and various electrical products and equipment.

Due to the growth of the Company, the Electrical Integration Team is looking for electrical wiremen / installers to work within a fast-paced manufacturing environment producing and installing harnesses into containerised work spaces. You will specialise in the manufacture and delivery of several new product lines. Training will be provided on the products and there is scope for further development and progression within the Company.  

To carry out manufacture, assembly and build of Land Systems specialist projects using engineering drawings and associated design data to meet the business and customer expectations to BS7671 standards.

 Ensure all tasks are carried out within the allocated time.

 To work to Land Systems configuration control processes.

 To ensure MLS production processes and procedures are maintained.

To follow and work in line with MADG Health and Safety management systems.

Take an active role in continuous improvements to include lean and 5s procedures, ensuring a clean, compliant work area is maintained at all times.

Attend and support production meetings if required.

Completion of daily timesheets.


Essential (for Fully Skilled role):

Qualification in BS7671 17th/18th edition Requirements for Electrical Installations (must be willing to upgrade from 17th to 18th if already held. If not held training will be provided).


NVQ Level 3 or higher qualification in Electrical Engineering or similar discipline.

City & Guilds 2365 Level 2/3 Diploma in Electrical Installations (Building & Structures, or equivalent electrical qualification).

We will also consider high-potential candidates who don’t hold these qualifications, but who are keen to learn.

Additional Information

Due to the nature of our business, all employment is subject to satisfactory references being obtained, attainment of either a SC (Security Check), Disclosure Scotland Criminal Record Check or Foreign Police Check (whichever is applicable depending on duration of UK residency) and, as applicable, a medical assessment. Access to US technical data by employees requires prior Trade Control function approval. Clearance must be carried out against all applicable US export control authorisations.

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