Salary: OTE £42k

Are you a qualified electrician looking to progress your career and broaden your skill set?

Speck and Burke has an exciting opportunity for an ambitious, installation electrician to up-skill as a Specialist Laboratory Gas Systems Installer.

We are looking for a motivated electrician, preferably with commercial and industrial installation experience, who wants to advance their career by expanding into a new area. Offering a generous package, we provide full training and support, enabling you to become a fully trained Laboratory Gas Systems Installer.

This position gives you the opportunity to be part of a rapidly expanding company.

The job is based in Alva but involves working throughout the UK, with extensive working away.


The role involves: 

  • The installation of laboratory gas systems, including tubing, containment, cylinder manifolds and fittings in laboratory and light industrial environments.
  • The installation and commissioning of gas detection systems.
  • Producing work of a high standard which is acceptable to our customers.
  • Understanding design specifications and technical drawings.
  • Understanding and working in accordance with Risk Assessments and Method Statements.
  • Working safely in accordance with our Health and Safety Management System.
  • Communicating with customers at all levels.
  • Ensuring all documentation is completed and kept up to date.
  • After two years of satisfactory progress, the successful candidate would quality as a Competent Examiner.


This post would suit someone with: 

  • Attention to detail and who takes pride in their work and is focused on providing good service to customers.
  • The ability to solve problems as they arise during the course of their work.
  • The flexibility to work individually or as a team member and on their own initiative when the situation demands.
  • Strong communication skills.


 Benefits include: 

  • BUPA membership.
  • Company Pension.
  • Uniform, tools and PPE provided.
  • Company car or mileage allowance.
  • iPhone, iPad, Satnav supplied.
  • Company credit card and a cash float to cover all expenses when working away.
  • 34 days holiday.

If you would like to be considered for this position, please send your CV with a covering letter or email, outlining how your experience enables you to meet the requirements of the post to our General Manager, Sarah Anderson at