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  • Ref no: FIF15589
  • Published: 15/1/2020
  • Closes: 29/1/2020
  • Location: Various Locations in Fife, KY7 5LT
  • Salary: £26,938.00
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week

Job Description

Interview Date: Week Commencing Monday 17 February 2020

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This is an approved electrician role within the Roads and Transportation Service undertaking as part of a team all aspects of street lighting maintenance, electrical testing and installation work. It will be based at one of our locations across Fife.

Key responsibilities include:

Undertaking electrical testing of lighting and other electrically operated street furniture. 

Undertaking planned routine maintenance to columns, signs, bollards and other lighting installations. 

Investigation and reporting/repairing of faults on electrical street furniture. 

Testing and commissioning of new installations. 

Providing guidance, advice or assistance and technical support to public lighting operatives or other Council services/contractors as required.

Provision of an out of hours emergency service.

There will be on occasion a requirement to work in adverse weather conditions.

The Individual

You should have a good working knowledge of electrical maintenance and installation work and relevant guidelines. Experience of street lighting maintenance work would be advantageous.   

You should possess good communication skills and be able to transfer these in different circumstances e.g. dealing with members of the public. You should be a good team player as well as being able to work with the minimum of supervision.

You should have the ability to work in all weather conditions and be willing to participate in out of hours emergency standby rota’s

For further information, please contact: Bill Liddle on 03451 555555 ext. 444627 or at

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