Approved Winder/Approved Electrical Fitter

Approved Winders/Approved Electrical Fitters must have satisfactorily completed a registered apprenticeship and have had practical training in winding or electrical fitting work. They must have obtained the SQA Parts 1 and 2 Certificate. They must have had two years’ subsequent journeyman experience working as a chargehand and/or winder/electrical fitter immediately prior to application for this grade. Approved winders/electrical fitters must possess particular practical productive and electrical engineering skills with additional technical and supervisory knowledge so as to be able to work on their own proficiently, connect and test windings and locate faults on windings on both a.c. and d.c. machines or assembly, and test and locate faults on a wide range of both a.c. and d.c. machines.

Rate of Pay: The appropriate rate of pay for an SJIB Graded Approved Electrician.

All operatives applying to be graded or re-graded must be in possession of an ECS Health and Safety Assessment or approved equivalent which is not due to expire within six months.