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Highways Electrician

Newquay, Cornwall
£25,000 to £27,000
Job Type
5 Sep 2022
Job Title: Highway Electrician Base Location: Cornwall Salary: £26,893 + a range of other benefits to support your family, finances and wellbeing. Potential for Overtime and Call -Outs Working Pattern: Permanent Full Time 37 Hour week What will I be doing in this role? Enerveo have an extensive street lighting business that manages over 1 million street lights across the UK and Ireland and through design, project management, consultancy, installation and maintenance we play a major role in reducing energy consumption and carbon footprints helping towns and cities become smarter, greener and more efficient which benefits us all. Could you be our next Highway Electrician to join the team and drive this success forwards? In a typical day, you could expect to be; Installing and maintaining street lighting apparatus and furniture, this could be street lights, signposts or signs Taking part in diagnosing faults, and fixing faulty equipment if needed Changing and testing of equipment to prevent any future issues Ensuring we deliver outstanding service to our clients and the general public Operating a mobile elevated working platform Working to strict safety guidelines and regulations What do I need to be successful in the role? Our Essential requirements are; You will have an electrical background and will have completed an apprenticeship achieving an NVQ Level 3 We work in all weathers! So you need to be the type of person who is happy working outdoors all year round. A lot of this role will be working at height, so you need to be comfortable with working in a MWEP (cherry picker) and dealing with heights. We do need you to have a full UK Driving Licence as we cover a wide range of locations, a C1 category would be a benefit. Some of our nice to haves are; We would look for you to hold IPAF/PASMA working at heights training It would be a benefit if you have a good knowledge of the 18th Edition If you are qualified to AM2, City and Guilds 2391 qualification this would be a benefit but not essential Completion of a G39 Electrical Safety in the planning, installation, commissioning and maintenance of public lighting and other street furniture training Course An HGV Class 2 Licence We can however support the right candidate to achieve any level of industry training/qualifications they may not have in the nice to have list Our client knows that some applicants don t apply unless they think they tick all the boxes- but we are saying don t worry! We would much rather see your application than risk missing out on your potential! We know our strength comes from our differences and shared life experiences so we are committed to offering a safe work environment, where individuals are respected. What are the benefits for me? 25 days holiday plus bank holidays An enhanced employer pension contribution rate of 6% Comprehensive life insurance Free eye test vouchers and vouchers towards the cost of glasses (dependent on test results) Access to Perks online - our clients benefits portal with 1000 s of high street, online, supermarket, cinema, travel and gym discounts. Agile ways of working for office colleagues. Long service awards when you reach key milestones. The opportunity to be part of a forward-thinking collaborative team who will focus on your future career and development
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  • Job Reference: 704906270-2
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Highway Technical Recruitment Ltd
    Highway Technical Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Newquay, Cornwall
  • Salary: £25,000 to £27,000
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent