Electrical Engineer

Location United Kingdom
Discipline: Engineering Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £35,000
Contact name: Sion Evans

Contact email: sion@hvacrecruitment.com
Job ref: 9707
Published: about 1 year ago

Maintenance Electrical Engineer
East /West Midlands Based

Salary £35,000 + Company Benefits

37.5 hours – Company Vehicle provided

Our client are looking for a qualified Electrician to provide specialist electrical expertise and guidance to the operation working in our Asylum Accommodation and Support Services Contract. Client can offers a range of improvements, with particular focus on assisting individuals through the asylum system. As our Electrician you’ll be a part of a team helping to ensure we maintain those properties to high quality and safety standards.

The primary function of this role is to attend to works related to the role and support non-trade Maintenance Operatives to fix faults. The role requires close working relationships with the housing teams to ensure outstanding service to the users and to complete all relevant electrical works and certification.

You will report faults and defects to items of electrical plant and equipment and on a range of electrical systems such as power, lighting, fire alarms/panels and emergency lighting and you will undertake the certification and installation / repairs to emergency systems. You will carry out PAT testing, inspect, test and investigate the performance of the plant and equipment installed in the site and produce related reports and recommendations as may be required

You will assist the other members of the maintenance team with their activities as may be required and be a team member of the Facilities “Out of hours” call out roster and you must also have a willingness and ability to travel within the region and occasionally within the UK.

What you need to do the job

A full Driving Licence is required, and you must have C & G 18th Edition. You must also be qualified to C & G Electrical Installation Level 3 (2365), (2330) or equivalent and have experience in Domestic Dwellings. Fire and Emergency Lighting experience would be a considerable advantage although not essential. As our properties are based across a wide region you must have a full UK Driving Licence and a willingness to travel.

Lastly, due to the nature of the environment a CRB Clearance and Security Clearance at CTC level (Counter Terrorism Check) is required (Serco Civil Government is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and all offers of employment are subject to security clearance checks and approval by the Home Office).

Why this role

A World of Opportunity: Operating on one of our clients largest contracts, means you’ll have plenty of opportunity to learn and develop your skills to progress and build a fulfilling career

Great People: Our field teams are tight knit and you’ll find yourself working with a variety of highly supportive and experienced people, carrying out work that makes a difference to vulnerable people

What we offer

  • Pension – 6%

  • Bike4Work scheme

  • Employee Assistance Programme

  • A company passionate about diversity and inclusion

  • Benefits package