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  • Ref no: FIF15976
  • Published: 9/3/2020
  • Closes: 9/4/2020
  • Location: Bankhead Depot, Bankhead Park, Glenrothes, KY7 6GH
  • Salary: £24,707.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week

Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.

Job Description

Interview Date: Monday 27 April 2020

To provide all aspects of Electrical work including maintenance, installations and electrical testing, predominantly to domestic properties and public lighting installations but also on the less complex installations in non-domestic properties and public lighting infrastructure, ensuring that all such works are carried out in a manner that positively contributes to a high quality, responsive and cost effective service which meets Service and customer expectations.

The typical range of installations and systems include for Electric: - heating, lighting and power.

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Requirements

To carry out electrical maintenance and repair work to components, appliances, installations, systems and infrastructure, e.g. cable / pipe work, including faults caused by damage or other cause, including responsive / emergency repair or renewal work.

The range of buildings work is carried out on includes domestic housing, sheltered housing, care homes, offices, libraries, theatres and conference centres, sports complexes, leisure centres and swimming pools, community centres, schools, nurseries, fire stations, police stations and works depots. These range from single storey buildings to multi storey and from standard construction methods to more bespoke and more complex constructed buildings. 

The post holder will be required to undertake work which includes working outdoors and indoors, regularly in restricted areas i.e. roof attic space/suspended ceilings/under floors, and occasionally in dusty conditions e.g. during down takings, alterations and demolition works and working in trenches for external cable / pipe runs.

The work will involve walking, standing, bending, stretching, twisting lifting and pulling, carrying working in a kneeling position and working with hands above head level, digging trenches for pipe or cable runs, etc. Dependant on work required the job may involve the use of ladder and or scaffold systems or access platforms.

The Individual

You should be a time served Group 3 Craftsperson with experience of installation, repair and testing work on all types of wiring/ pipework systems with the ability to carry out all assigned work to a high standard of workmanship, good practice and customer care

The post holder will be expected to maintain current and develop new competences required of the post e.g. grading card, skills, knowledge, awareness and certification e.g. H&S certificates

The post holder will be expected to ensure that all works are carried out taking full cognisance of good trade practice and adherence to relevant regulation and legislation e.g. health and safety / risk assessment compliance, etc. so as to avoid injuries, damages, delays in work schedules, etc. if work not carried out in the correct manner.

Time-served craftsperson in required trade as recognised by industry board (electrician)

Experience of installations, testing and maintenance of electrical systems to domestic and / or non-domestic properties

For further information, please contact: Andy Graham on 03451 55 55 55 ext 473270 or e-mail andy.graham@fife.gov.uk

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