Electrician - North/East London - up to £40k + Van + Package

Invision Group
East London
From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Van, package, up to £10k overtime bo
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

I am currently representing a top 10 main contractor who are seeking to recruit an Electrician for their ongoing Social Housing refurbishment works in North East London. My client has a large presence in the housing and construction industry. Each year, they build and refurbish more than 4,500 homes across the UK. My client has over 3,000 employees across Great Britain.

Purpose of the role

The role of an electrical engineer will entail a variety of works carried out through social housing schemes. This includes reactive response and on call work. 

Key responsibilities

Electrical Installation- This work includes the renewal of consumer units, installation of new circuitry and additions/ alterations to existing circuits

Maintenance and Fault Finding- Extensive experience is beneficial in this area as we react to vast numbers of emergency call outs on a daily basis.This can range from a single socket outlet not functioning to a complete loss of power to the property.Strong testing abilities are required in order to locate diagnose and rectify faults in strict timescales.

Electrical Inspection, Testing and Condition Reporting- Electrical condition reporting now plays a big part in the daily routines of all engineers.Experience in Condition Reporting is essential as we aim to deliver numerous void properties back to various clients on a daily basis.

What we are looking for

·City and Guilds 2330-07 Level 3 (Electrical Installation) or alternative evidence of electrical skills set qualification.

·City and Guilds 2382-10 (17th Edition I.E.E Wiring Regulations or equivalent)

·City and Guilds 2391 (Inspection and Testing) or equivalent.

·Electro Technical Certification Scheme (ECS) approved.

·Previous experience in a similar role is desirable but not essential.

·Electrical installation, maintenance and inspection.



·Team commitment and the ability to work alone.

What’s in it for you?

·Negotiable basic salary between £35000 - £40000 (dependant on Skillset and current experience)

·Company Van, Pension, Healthcare

·Travel, Fuel

·Bonus scheme – Up to £10k per annum for working overtime and some weekends