Electrical Engineer



Guardian Glass is Guardian’s largest business and one of the world’s largest manufacturers of float, value-added and fabricated glass products and solutions. At our 25 float plants located around the globe, Guardian Glass produces high performance glass for architectural, residential, interior, transportation and technical glass applications. 



Reporting into the Engineering Manager, this role will have a broad and strategic remit of responsibility tasked with driving a proactive approach to Engineering across the plant.

The successful Electrical Engineer will work closely with their mechanical counterparts, Maintenance Managers and production teams in order to improve reliability and efficiency of the asset. They will be responsible for all electrical compliance and driving a modern approach to Health & Safety, mitigating against any potential risk.


The individual will be involved in the sharing of knowledge and best practice with other Engineering teams within the group.

This 24/7, continuous manufacturing plant has invested heavily in a range of technologically advanced and exciting equipment. The Electrical Engineer will be involved in electrical compliance for the site and will have the skills and competence necessary to carry this out. They will also be involved in managing aging plant and obsolesce projects along with improving energy and electrical efficiency of the plant. The role will also have involvement with CAPEX projects within the business





The successful Electrical Engineer will be able to demonstrate a proven track record across the following:


  • Degree qualified (ideally chartered) in an Electrical Engineering field
  • IOSH Managing Safely or equivalent qualification
  • Experience in driving electrical compliance in a similar, heavily regulated, manufacturing or process environment
  • Delivering improvements in plant efficiency and reliability
  • A strong, standalone, projects skill set
  • Relevant exposure to a hazardous environment
  • A forward thinking and proactive approach to engineering

What do we have to offer?

Guardian companies are committed to offer a competitive compensation package and an opportunity for you to maximize your potential. We pride ourselves in promoting career opportunities in an open environment, which encourages individual development and gives you opportunities to expand your knowledge and work as part of a global team. We offer a unique professional experience in a culture based on integrity, compliance and value creation. If you are interested in finding out more about our culture, please visit us on our website:


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