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Electrical Surveyor

Job Description

A Local Authority based in Greater Manchester is currently recruiting for an Electrical Surveyor to join their team as soon as possible.

This is a full time, temporary position and the ideal candidate will be qualified to Higher National certificate in Electrical Engineering or City & Guilds Certificate in Electrical Installation or equivalent qualification and have City and Guilds Inspection & Testing and 18th IET wiring regulations and directly related experience.

The purpose of the role is to assist in providing and developing the full range of professional electrical surveying, and contract administration services, for the electrical planned and programmed maintenance, on behalf of the Local Council.

The main responsibilities of the role:

  • To inspect and arrange for the testing and servicing of electrical works within the Councils area, ensuring programme maintenance, responsive repair and testing of works, are carried out in accordance with legislation and management productivity targets.
  • To assist in auditing and compliance across, regulatory electrical servicing aspects.
  • To play a key leading role in encouraging a partnering ethos with our Partnering Contractors.
  • Actively promote Manchester City Council's vision, values, policies, aims and objectives through personal example and positive direction, to ensure that they translate into practical and effective action.
  • To deputise for the M&E Manager on matters or issues raised in their absence or when directed.


  • Higher City & Guilds Certificate, or City & Guilds Certification in Electrical Installation or equivalent, and have a minimum of 5 years post directly related experience
  • Candidates will need to provide documentary evidence in support of qualifications.
  • Valid UK Driving License and access to own vehicle

The client is looking to move quickly with this role and as such are offering between £20 - £21 p/hour Umbrella Ltd (approx. £510 - £530 p/week NET after deductions) dependant on experience and qualifications. So if this position sounds of interest, email a copy of your up to date CV to or call James at Service Care Construction on 01772 208967
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