AB is looking for an electrician (m/f/x)

Ancienne Belgique is a busy temple to music in the heart of the city of Brussels. With more than 320 concerts and more than 300,000 visitors a year, AB is one of the leading concert halls in Europe.

These operations are run by a highly motivated and extremely professional team of 50 or so members of staff. To strengthen our internal maintenance team we are looking for a (m/f/x) electrician.

Job description

  • You would work as the electrician in AB's internal maintenance team.

  • You would install, repair and modernize the electrical circuits at the AB.                                    

  • You would do the curative and preventive maintenance for the building, facilities and installations.

  • You would trace defects and effect repairs and carry out continual monitoring. In the process you would take account of our production planning.

  • You do daily/weekly rounds to check certain systems (e.g. operation of emergency lighting, fire doors, lighting, LS signs, etc.) and effect repairs wherever necessary.

  • You would do electrical work, detect defects and make minor modifications to the installations (adding sockets, renewing lights, connecting new equipment, etc.).

  • You would ensure compliance with arrangements, regulations and safety regulations.

  • You would make sure to apply the principles of sustainability espoused by AB.

  • You would ensure the efficient use of resources, products and machinery.

  • You would work with 2 fellow maintenance workers.

  • You would report to the building manager.


  • You speak fluent Dutch.

  • You have a thorough knowledge of electricity.

  • You can draw and modify electrical diagrams.

  • You are able to work independently, safely and responsibly.

  • You are a problem-solver, you are communicative and you are proactive.

  • You have an eye for detail, you are meticulous and precise.

  • You have an affinity with other cultures.

  • You are ecologically aware and committed to sustainability.

  • You have an adequate level of PC literacy.

  • The place of employment is Brussels city centre.

Plus points

  • You live in Brussels.

  • You are a qualified electrician.

  • You have a BA4-BA5 certificate/(VOL)-VCA.

What we offer

  • Full time, open-ended office contract with an immediate start.

  • Pay in accordance with the Joint Committee 304 pay scales, wage category C+.

  • Entitlement to 20 days' annual leave + 12 RWH (reduced working hours) days.

  • Reimbursement of commuter travel by public transport, luncheon vouchers, ecocheques, group and hospital insurance, 13th month, etc.

  • A challenging job as part of a fantastic team.


Send your covering letter and CV in Dutch by 1 August 2018 to hr@abconcerts.be stating as your subject “Kandidaatstelling elektricien”.

AB aims to be a true reflection of Brussels society. Ethnic/cultural minorities are encouraged to apply. Candidates are selected by merit, irrespective of origin, age or gender.

AB is a pioneer in ecology and sustainability in the cultural sector. Environmental considerations are of prime importance in all our decision-making processes.

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