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Job: Electrician
Area: East London
Pay rate: £28.27 per hour
Benefits: Company Van, Fuel Card

About this role:

We are on the lookout for a skilled and experienced Electrician to join our team. This role is crucial in ensuring the safety and functionality of electrical systems. If you are a qualified electrician passionate about delivering high-quality work and excellent customer service, we want to hear from you.

Key Responsibilities and tasks:

  • Conducting reactive repair work in residents' homes and communal areas to a high standard.
  • Ensuring compliance with the Electricity at Work Regulations and BS 7671 18th Edition Wiring Regulations.
  • Testing and certifying electrical work in line with current IET Wiring Regulations.
  • Adhering to Health & Safety practices to ensure the safety of tenants and operatives.
  • Managing and safeguarding test instruments and equipment.
  • Maintaining, replenishing, and recording electrical materials for van stock.
  • To carry out various electrical repairs to schools, children's centers and other adhoc council properties including light fitting and control replacements, socket repairs, power load checks.
  • Undertake planned maintenance relating to electrical equipment, for example emergency light testing, small power checks, distribution board checks. Minor installations i.e sockets, lights etc Working safety in line with current H & S regs Using PDAs for record works

Requirements for a successful Electrician in this role:

  • City & Guilds 2391 or 2392/2394 & 2395 for competence in Inspection & Testing.
  • City & Guilds 2382 - 18th Edition Wiring Regulations.
  • A full UK driving license.
  • Proven experience in reactive repairs within a social housing or residential setting (Ideal).
  • Competency in inspecting, testing, installing, maintaining, and repairing electrical installations.
  • Ability to complete electrical certification/reports relevant to the work being undertaken.
  • Strong communication and customer service skills.

Please contact Ossai Newton for more information on 01772 208 967 or email your CV to