Become part of our SWARCO team as

Engineer (North Yorkshire) (m/f/d)

Location: Leeds, United Kingdom | Full time

Your Challenge

We are looking to recruit Maintenance Engineers to join our Field Engineering Services team based in Featherstone, Yorkshire. Engineers will undertake reactive and pre planned preventative maintenance and installation tasks on a wide range of ITS (intelligent transportation system) roadside equipment.

The role will predominantly be in the field working on Traffic Signals, VMS, EV charging and other roadside technology. Our contract base is the North of England, and we are looking for engineers in the West Yorkshire, North Lincolnshire, North East Lincolnshire, Hull, and South Yorkshire areas.

Knowledge and experience of fault finding with ITS types of equipment would be an advantage but not essential as training will be given for the right applicants. The successful applicant should have a track record of fault finding, electrical knowledge or transferable skills.

Working hours are Mon to Friday 37.5 hrs with the availability to work overtime.  There is also a requirement to work standby usually a 1 in 4-week rota dependent on the contract worked. There may be a requirement from time to time to work in other Company locations which may involve overnight stays.

Your Profile

In order to fulfill the role successfully the following are some of the key skills and experience required:

  • GCSE’s in English, Maths & Sciences (or equivalent)
  • Sector 8 Accreditation
  • A good understanding of traffic signal site installation and basic theory
  • Knowledge of traffic controllers and equipment
  • The ability to work alone as well as part of a team
  • The ability to work at heights
  • Basic electrical knowledge
  • Organised, trustworthy and self-motivated
  • Full driving licence.
  • Right to work in the UK

Your Benefit

As well as providing a competitive salary and benefits package, Swarco actively runs employee opinion surveys as part of our drive to provide a comfortable and supportive working environment. We will support your development and you will also receive:

  • 33 days holiday rising to 36 days inclusive of bank holidays, plus the option to buy an agreed number of days
  • Company Vehicle
  • Perkbox - employee benefits portal
  • Generous employer pension contributions
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Life assurance up to 4x salary


Please apply by clicking the apply button

Applications are shortlisted on a rolling basis, and we reserve the right to interview and appoint before any advertised closing date. We, therefore, encourage you to apply at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment. Applications received after the closing date will not be processed.

We have a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in Ireland, therefore successful candidates must have the right to work in Ireland by the start of their employment. We are an equal opportunities employer. 

Should we require recruitment agency involvement, we will contact the agencies on our PSL, and we would ask that you respect the relationships we have already built with these suppliers. If an agency submits an unsolicited CV to any partner or employee of our company, you should be aware that they have no authority to enter into an arrangement with you.


Become a part of SWARCO. We look forward to receiving your comprehensive application via the online tool.

Green Lane Industrial Estate
Unit E
Boothroyds Way
Pontefract WF7 6TA

Information on processing of your personal data is available here.