Approved Electrician (Temporary)

Favourite Dumfries & Galloway Council
Ref no: DGA02484
Closes: Friday, 25th August 2017
Published: Friday, 11th August 2017
Location: Cargen Tower,Garroch Business Park
Salary: £21,762 per year
Hours: 37.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Temporary
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: Dumfries & Galloway Council
Category: Trades
Sub-category: Electrician


Approved Electrician (Temporary) (15/17172)

Temporary post for a period of up to 18 months, based at Cargen Tower, Cargenbridge, Dumfries

You will undertake various duties relative to installation and maintenance of electrical operations for both reactive and planned maintenance works throughout Dumfries and Galloway Region. Experience of periodic inspections, fault finding and a proven history of working within Social Housing properties are essential.

You will be possess good organisational and communication skills and be computer literate. Previous experience, or a knowledge, of mobile working would be desirable, to assist the Service in moving to a more effective and efficient method of working.

You must be 17th Edition Qualified and time served and hold Inspection Testing Certificate Electrical Installations (City & Guilds 2391).

You must hold a full driving licence and be flexible in your work ethics by being multi-skilled and willing to carry out any non-electrical work as required.

A current driving licence is an essential requirement of this post. However, if you have a disability which precludes you from holding a driving licence consideration will be given if alternative transport can be arranged.

The post requires participation on an on-call rota system for evenings and weekends.

This post may be suitable for attachment. Agreement from your line manager must be sought before applying for this post.

This post is subject to candidate vetting through Disclosure Scotland.

For further information please contact: Alastair King (01387 271100)

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