Maintenance Craftsperson Electrician

Closing date
7 Nov 2021
Recruitment and retention premium (RRP) of approx £3744 per annum

A vacancy has arisen for a Maintenance Craftsperson Electrician within the Estates Department of NHS Highland. The successful applicants will be required to carry out maintenance and repair of building services, plant and equipment within Raigmore Hospital and across the Inverness Community areas. A current driving licence is essential.

Applicants must have served a recognised electrical apprenticeship and have appropriate experience in the maintenance and repair of electrical systems and equipment, preferably within a health care environment, however relevant experience in other industries is also considered advantageous. Experience in heating services, boiler plant, pumps and ventilation systems would also be advantageous.

Applicants must be able to work as part of a team, without supervision, often on remote sites. After suitable familiarisation and training, availability for, and participation in, the on-call rota is also a requirement.

The post is eligible for a Recruitment & Retention Premia (RRP) of approx £3744, on call allowance and enhanced rates for call outs in addition to the basic salary.

A flexible approach to work is essential as variations to the standard working week may be necessary, to provide shift cover and the level of service required.

Informal enquiries to: Gavin McNeill, Operations Manager; tel: 01463 704000; email:

Closing date for completed Applications: 22nd October 2021

Please note that we are unable to accept late applications

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