Electrical Working Qualifying Surveyor

Wandle Housing Association
12 Feb 2017
12 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job title:- Electrical Working Qualifying Supervisor

Location:- London Bridge and across South London

Salary:- £38,000

We are looking for an experienced supervisor and multi-skilled Electrician to join our in-house team as Electrical Working Qualifying Supervisor (QS) to oversee and deliver an excellent repairs service across South London.

About the role

As the Electrical Working QS, your main responsibility will be to oversee all electrical works carried out by the Wandle’s in-house repairs team and our electrical sub contractors, ensuring that the repairs service is able to operate safely and effectively and that a high quality service is provided for our customers.

Day to day, you will provide specification and instruction, as well as deliver electrical repairs, rewires, installations and periodic tests in void and occupied properties. You will carry out quality control inspections and site visits looking at quality and efficiency, as well as compliance with relevant policies, procedures and regulations. You will complete all necessary administrative work and monitor, record and maintain accurate records of site inspections, electrical test equipment maintenance, electrician’s qualifications, electrical updates issued and training. In addition, you will manage and motivate electricians including sub contracted staff to ensure that works are completed both in an efficient manner and in accordance with legal and professional electrical requirements.

You will be provided with use of a work van for your job, and so must have a full UK Driving License.

About you

An experienced Electrician, with a NVQ Level 3 in Electrical Installation (or City and Guilds equivalent), you will also:

  • Be fully competent in carrying out all electrical duties, as well as have additional skills to ensure repairs jobs can be completed on first visit.
  • The ability to use your initiative and lead by example when installing, repairing, inspecting & testing electrical installations and have the knowledge and experience to fill in correctly, the appropriate Electrical Certificate or Electrical Condition Report for the type of work being undertaken.
  • Experience of lone working
  • Have good level of numeracy and literacy
  • Have excellent customer service skills
  • Have effective communication skills, both oral and written
  • Be self-motivated, assertive and confident

Hold a full, clean UK Driving license

For more information, please see the role profile attached.

What we can offer you

In return for your dedication and commitment, we offer a salary of £38,000 with a wide range of benefits that can be tailored to suit you, including pension, healthcare, season ticket loans and retail discounts.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

How to apply
To apply, please follow the link on our website to submit your CV and supporting statement demonstrating your fit for the role and how you meet the essential criteria.. The closing date is Tuesday 21 February 2017 at 10.00am, however we will be reviewing CVs on a rolling basis and you may be contacted before then for interview. Interviews are scheduled for Monday 27 February 2017.

Please note that a DBS and Driving Licence check will be required for this role.