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Jobs: Electricians and Service Engineers


  • Do you enjoy the outdoors?
  • Like to keep active?
  • Seeing some of the country’s great landscapes and untouched scenery?
  • Want to do something unique?
  • AKVA group Scotland, a leading global aquaculture service company, are recruiting!
  • Do you know your Ze from your Zs? Interested in a career in the aquaculture industry?

If so, we would like to hear from you!

AKVA group depends on the enthusiasm and knowledge of each person working with us. Having passion for what we do, and having fun while doing it, is an important part of our culture.

Role Overview:

Ensuring customer relationship are maintained and developed through high standards of service.

Install, repair, renew and maintain electrical installations as required, meeting all legislative requirements.

Inspect, test and issue certification for electrical installations (EICR).

Installation, planned preventative routine maintenance, fault finding repair and support of the AKVA range of products (Feed Systems, Barges, Camera Systems, Power Infrastructure, Lights, Net Cleaning).

Carry out planned routine maintenance, fault diagnosis, corrective maintenance and installation of electrical, electronic, mechanical and pneumatic equipment and systems.

Complete job activity electronically and ensure all required parts to complete are captured.

Ensuring the company vehicle is maintained to a high standard.


Minimum 5 years time served electrician

Relevant technical qualification

Good understanding of pneumatic, mechanical and electrical principles.

The ability to work independently and under pressure.

An understanding of Health and Safety Legislation.

Knowledge of rules, regulations, best practices and performance standards

Highly organised

Excellent verbal and written skills

Full clean driving licence

Ability to work on own initiative


In-depth product training with long term opportunities for personal growth and development.

Cycle to Work Scheme

27 Days Holiday plus 4 Additional at Christmas & New Year

Additional 5 days holidays after 5 years’ service

Company van provided


Field-based throughout Orkney and Shetland, travel as business needs require throughout Scotland and Ireland.

Job Type:

Full time, permanent, 40 hours per week, with occasional weekend on call rota system.

About Akva Group

Our values, customer focus, aquaculture knowledge, reliability and enthusiasm, motivate us in performing at our best all the time.

Enthusiasm for what we do is what makes working in AKVA group fun and helps generate the energy needed to be creative when developing solutions and services for our customers. It turns AKVA group into an even better place to work.

AKVA group is a unique partner with the capability to offer both cage farming and land-based aquaculture operations with complete technical solutions and service. The company holds strong, well-known brand names and the product line range from feed barges, steel & plastic cages, feed systems, nets, net cleaning, underwater lights, feed cameras, environmental sensors, production and process control software, workboats, recirculation systems to PE piping etc.

Have you got what it takes? If you would like to join us click to apply!

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