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Electrician - Street Lighting

  • Location: Cheshire
  • Sector: Mechanical & Electrical
  • Position: Electrician
  • Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: EuSE_1503390356
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Job description

My Client are looking for an Electrician to join their Street Lighting team in Cheshire West and Chester. This role will suit someone with previous street lighting maintenance experience but is not essential and other applicants will be considered.

Main responsibilities:
  • Maintaining all street lighting apparatus
  • Installing all aspects of street furniture, i.e. Columns, Sign Post, Bollards etc.
  • Working at a height
  • Lone working
  • Testing and inspection
  • Fault finding on lighting equipment
  • Locating and repairing underground cable faults


The successful candidate will have the following qualifications:
  • Holder of valid driving licence (Class 1 or Class 2)
  • Be qualified to the current IEE Wiring regulations (BS7671/17th edition)
  • Hold City and Guilds 2330 Level 3, and have experience of carrying out testing
  • Hold City and Guilds 2391 electrical testing


Preferred but not essential
  • G39 trained
  • Chapter 8 (12d) trained and certificated
  • IPAF 1b HEA/ HERS Sector Scheme approved


It is essential that the applicants have knowledge of the industry and experience working within a similar role and must have experience in the use of MEWPS and training in use of cable locating devices will also be considered. The applicant will also be required to be on the out of hours electrical standby rota.



How to apply:

If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please call Lucy Hornby 01785715505 email your CV