Electrical Maintenance Engineer


Southampton, GB, SO18 6PP Swanwick, GB, SO31 1ZT

Type of Employment:  Full-time
Career Level:  Professional
Job Family:  Customer Services
Date posted:  13 May 2024

Complex problems, focused solutions, and direct impact on the satisfaction of millions of motorists, pedestrians, and cyclists all over the world. We are the magic behind the scenes, the team responsible for installing and maintaining traffic controllers, signals, and other traffic products. Our technology keeps our roads moving safely.  We are the UK’s #1 Intelligent Traffic Solutions (ITS) provider and maintain over 40% of the UK’s ITS assets. We design and manufacture our own equipment and technology at our facility in Poole, Dorset, and install and maintain it at customer sites nationwide, supported by our specialist Field Services staff.


Do you want to join a business that puts its people at the forefront of all we do, an agile, innovative business that is leading the way in traffic solutions? Come and join us at Yunex Traffic.


Based out of our Swanick depot in Hampshire, we’re looking for an Electrical Maintenance Engineer. You’ll be joining a friendly and supportive field-based team helping to inspect and maintain a wide range of ITS assets. If you enjoy learning on the job, working on site and being able to deliver good quality work to customers, we want to hear from you.


Experience is something but equally important is your character and approach to work. We are looking for someone with an excellent work ethic, who’s flexible and keen to learn and we can support you with a career in the traffic signals industry.


Key to this is the importance of health and safety at work, a willingness to learn and work as part of a team. We’d love you to have electrical aptitude, but Traffic industry background isn’t essential as we will provide you with training and accreditation.


What will you do?

  • Maintain and inspect traffic signals including servicing, upgrading, and troubleshooting of signal heads, controllers, ancillary equipment, and highways systems
  • Complete electrical tests, periodic inspections with electrical testing and upgrade activities
  • Ensure work in completed to a high and safe standard, to specifications and on time
  • Liaise with contractors and customers on site
  • Accurately analyse, and process fault and asset data to support contract and asset performance reporting
  • Support emergency repairs and out of hours work to support contract requirements (on a team rota basis)
  • Complete mandatory product training and industry and highways sector scheme accreditation
  • Be aware of safety at work and be alert in identifying potential hazards by removing or minimizing them


Who are you?

  • You enjoy learning new activities, picking up new jobs confidently and working on site
  • You have an electrical qualification or experience in installation, maintenance and/or testing of equipment
  • You’re helpful and willing to use your own initiative
  • You enjoy working outside and are comfortable working safely and a at height
  • You have good attention to detail and enjoy troubleshooting
  • You enjoy working towards the team’s goals, and work well with other people
  • Willingness to work unsociable hours on a fair rota basis to ensure work can be completed
  • You need a full driving licence and be based within commutable distance from XX


What do we offer?

  • Base salary and annual bonus
  • 26 days holiday, increasing up to 29 days with length of service
  • 37.5 hour working week plus paid overtime and unsociable hours uplift
  • Company vehicle, tools, PPE, and uniform
  • Excellent pension, matching contributions up to 10% of pensionable salary
  • Flexible benefits to suit your personal needs (plenty of choice)
  • Investment in personal development and support to membership of professional institutions


About us

We’re Yunex Traffic. We have offices across the UK and worldwide, full of hardworking individual’s helping us to challenge the today and work towards a brighter tomorrow. We’re excited to hear that you would like to join us here at Yunex Traffic. Our people love it here and we want you to be a part of helping us make real, what matters.

Our Commitment:

Yunex Traffic is committed to promoting equality, diversity, and inclusivity. We recognise that building a diverse workforce is essential to the success of our business. We strongly encourage applications from a diverse talent pool and welcome the opportunity to discuss any requirements you may have, including workplace adjustments.

How do I apply?

We are looking forward to receiving your online application. Please ensure you complete all areas, of the application form, to the best of your ability as we will use this data to review your suitability for the role.