Portable Appliance Test Engineers

Recruiter
Facility Associates Recruitment
Location
Birmingham
Salary
17000.0000
Posted
18 Mar 2017
Closes
17 Apr 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job title: Portable Appliance Test Engineers x 2

Based (region/office) Birmingham - Midlands Region

Brief details of the position

We operate on a nationwide basis, providing Test & Inspection services to both internal and external clients, coordinated centrally from our Birmingham Office, residing in the Midlands is an essential requirement as the majority of works will be regionalized in this area.

Due to the nature of the role a flexible approach to working requirements is needed, as a large amount of our work is completed out of hours. Applications are welcome from all around the UK.

Main duties and responsibilities

To carry out the testing and inspection of portable appliances within commercial premises such as Retail, Banking, Care homes, Hospitals and other commercial properties in accordance with the "Code of Practice for in-service inspection and testing of Electrical Equipment.

General Duties

- Liaising with clients on a daily basis

- Completion of paperwork

Essential Qualifications

- City and Guilds 2377

Essential Experience

- Testing of portable appliances in commercial and industrial properties.

Preferable experience

- Fire Alarm Testing

- Emergency Lighting testing

Essential Personal Aptitudes and Skills

- This is a hands-on role and would suit an individual that can work using their own initiative and have a proactive approach to undertake all tasks required, a conscientious and reliable team player and someone that has excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

- The ability to plan and supervise their own workload

- Able to liaise with landlord’s representatives and their clients is also required.

Further Requirements

- A full driving licence

- The ability to use and email from a mobile phone and send results via Bluetooth.

- A flexible approach to working hours as the job involves working days and nights, early starts, working away from home and some weekend work.

- A DBS check (criminal record check) will be required at the Company’s cost.

Salary: Competitive, to be discussed at interview.

If you are an experienced Portable Appliance Test Engineers with a proactive and efficient approach looking for a rewarding role in an exciting and industry leading company, please apply.