New Business 2019
25 March 2019
Shield Electrical Services Limited are pleased to announce that they have been awarded a 2-year contract with Cheltenham Borough Homes to install electrical services and associated works to common circulation areas within multi-floor General Tenant and Sheltered Accommodation Blocks in Cheltenham. Shield Electrical have extensive experience delivering planned and reactive maintenance to homes in Wiltshire on behalf of Swindon Borough Council. Shield have also secured a 3-year contract with West Berkshire Council to install Festive and Decorative illuminations in Hungerford.
John Salter, the Managing Director of Shield Electrical Services said: “We are very pleased to have been selected by Cheltenham Borough Homes (CBH) and West Berkshire Council to deliver the services required. The contracts will enable us to secure jobs for local people as well as providing potential opportunities to anyone looking to become an apprentice electrician. We look forward to working with our new colleagues at CBA and local stakeholders to deliver the services required, whilst ensuring customer service is a seamless operation.”
Shield Electrical Services are based locally in Swindon providing services in the South West and along the M4 Corridor. We believe that our employees are some of the most experienced and well qualified Tradesmen and Trainees in the area. (Shield employees are members of the Electrotechnical Clarification Scheme (ECS) and carry a copy of the appropriate ECS Card). Shield Electrical Services was founded by John Salter in 1996. John has over 40 years’ experience across all sectors of the electrical industry and understands the exacting standards that are demanded of today’s workplace. Our accreditations from Chas, Constructionline, Safecontractor, Trustmark, NICEIC and FGAS reflect our commitment to the services we provide.
Business Profile Summary
6 March 2019
Shield Electrical Services are based locally in Swindon providing our services in The South West and along the M4 Corridor. We believe that our employees are some of the most experienced and well qualified Electricians and trainees in the area. (All our employees are members of the Electrotechnical Clarification Scheme and carry a copy of the appropriate ECS Card)
Shield Electrical Services was founded by John Salter in 1996. John has over 40 years experience across all sectors of the electrical industry and understands the high standards that are demanded of today’s workplace. Our accreditations from SAFECONTRACTOR, CHAS,TRUSTMARK, REFCOM, F-GAS Certified and NICEIC reflect our commitment to the services we provide. We are also working towards ISO 9001 certification.
We currently operate and maintain a Health and Safety Policy as well as an Environmental and Waste Management system. All projects managed by us have a job specific Risk Assessment & Method Statement (RAMS) signed off by our Health & Safety Advisor and the Client before commencement of the project.
Shield have a wide range of customers and can deliver M&E project solutions as required. Our customers range from the Public to Private sector and include Science & Technology Facilities, Council and Local authorities to Schools/Academies, Building Contractors, Large Industrial Companies and Hotels.
We currently operate and maintain a Health & Safety Policy as well as an Environmental and Waste Management System. All projects managed by Shield have a job specific Risk Assessment & Method Statement (RAMS) signed off by our Health & Safety Advisor and the Client before commencement of the project. Shield have a wide range of customers and can deliver M&E project solutions as required. Our customers include the Public and Private sector where we provide services to Science & Technology Facilities, Council & Local Authorities to Schools/Academies, Building contractors, Large Industrial companies and Hotels.
Electrical inspection and testing of fixed wire systems
Commercial & Industrial air conditioning & ventilation solutions
LED lighting schemes
Emergency lighting schemes
Industrial, Commercial & Domestic works for power & lighting
Fire alarm schemes (manual & automatic)
Control wiring systems
Our mission is to secure long term customer relationships by providing them the best value for all services provided.
Industry Mechanical & Electrical Services
Type Limited Company
Company Size 15-20 employees
Please feel free to Download the Business Profile Summary PDF here.
Accreditations: SafeContractor + CHAS
10 January 2019
Shield Electrical are pleased to announce we have once again achieved SafeContractor + CHAS accreditation..
Electrical Upgrades & Kitchen Electrical Installation
7 August 2017
Shield Electrical are pleased to announce they have secured contracts from Swindon Borough Council for Kitchen Electrical Installations for the next 18 months starting September 2017. This is in addition to the current Electrical Upgrade Contract.
Press Release – Top Safety Accreditation
24 September 2015
Top Safety Accreditation for Shield Electrical Services Ltd
Local Swindon business Shield Electrical Services Ltd has been awarded accreditation from Safecontractor for its commitment to achieving excellence in health and safety.
Safecontractor is a leading third party accreditation scheme which recognises very high standards in health and safety management amongst UK contractors.
Employing 20 + people, Shield Electrical is principally involved in the Electrical installation sector, specialising in a broad range of electrical services and Public and Private sector industries and with a £1.5 million turnover. Shield’s clients include council and local authorities to schools/academies, building contractors, hotels and large industrial companies.
The company’s application for Safecontractor accreditation was driven by our commitment to provide the best Health & Safety standard across our business. Shield Electricals mission statement is to secure long term customer relationships by providing them the best value for all services provided.
John Salter Managing Director Shield Electrical Services Ltd.
Safecontractor accreditation will enhance the company’s ability to attract new contracts and its commitment to safety will be viewed positively by its insurers when the company liability policy is up for renewal.
John Kinge, technical director of Safecontractor said, “Major organisations simply cannot afford to run the risk of employing contractors who are not able to prove that they have sound health and safety policies in place.”
“More companies need to understand the importance of adopting good risk management in the way that Shield Electrical Services Ltd has done. The firm’s high standard has set an example which hopefully will be followed by other companies within the sector.
Invoicing & Quotations
5 March 2015
Employee training is underway on the new invoicing & quotation management software system. This will help streamline the operation in the coming months.
New Business Development Manager
5 February 2015
Business Development Manager
John Salter the M.D. of Shield Electrical Services is pleased to announce the appointment of Joe O’Brien as their Business Development Manager. John has appointed Joe who has over 40 years experience in the corporate business world to put in place a Management System that will enable his company to meet its planned growth objectives.
Shield Electrical Services Ltd – FACEBOOK Page
31 July 2014
Shield Electrical Services Ltd of Swindon joined ‘FACEBOOK’ on 30th July 2014.
Take a look at our FACEBOOK pages and see the photographs posted there showing some of the nightmares that we uncover during Electrical Testing of clients Homes and Business Premises !
If you are concerned about your own Electrical Installation, please call us to check it out………..
22 July 2014
- As a Full Scope Part P Electrical Installer, Shield Electrical Services ltd of Swindon can now also be found at the new “Registered Competent Person – Electrical” website – www.electricalcompetent person.co.uk. Please take a look at this scheme and see why you should choose your electrician from this register to carry out any electrical work within your home.
Our contact details can be found on the Contact page within this website.
Air Conditioning – Office / Home ?
28 May 2014
Shield Electrical Services Ltd are now supplying and installing good quality Air Conditioning Units for the Home or Office.
Keep your staff happy by creating a comfortable working environment !
Is your conservatory too hot to use in the summer – we have the answer.
Usually fitted and working within one day.
Prices start at around £2000.00 plus VAT.
Contact us today ………………….