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Job Title: Electrician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SS26143
Job Published: October 02, 2018 09:05

Job Description

Reference numberSS26143RegionUKLocationLondonSub locationCentral LondonFunctionEngineering: ElectricalEmployment typeFull TimeHourly Rate BandsN/ASalaried/Hourly-PaidSalaried
Interserve is currently recruiting a Multi Skilled Electrical Engineer to work on our Central Government Contract. You will be responsible for the effective delivery of electrical un-foreseen and planned maintenance tasks inclusive of 5 yearly fixed electrical testing as well as completing general building maintenance tasks. You will be required to carry out general building maintenance and electrical tasks however this will change as we increase our Self Delivery projects. Due to the nature of the client the successful candidate will be required to complete a high level security check before commencing employment with us and a higher clearance during employment.

Interserve offers 25 days holidays plus all public bank holidays. 

Form part of a team to provide a high level of maintenance support to meet Interserve business and contractual obligations. The successful candidate will be required to take any necessary security checks for the role. Key duties, though not exhaustive, are listed below;

Carry out planned maintenance to a variety of electrical equipment, as per detail and requirement
Carry out reactive repairs to electrical systems and equipment as per requirement
Carry out installation work on electrical circuitry and equipment as per drawings and requirements of the business
Responsible for self and others to maintain a safe working environment as per the Health and Safety at Work Act (1974) and subsequent UK and EU amendments
Take part in standby rota as required
Accept and feedback work on PPM system and suggest improvements
Offer support to other trade
Completion of documentation as required, including RA’s & MS’s
Undertake Health and Safety, Technical and other training as required
Must be prepared to work towards multi-skilling (gas, plumbing, air-conditioning)
Other duties as the job role requires
Be aware of the business continuity plan for the part of the business you work in
Applicants must have a testing & Inspection City & Guilds NVQ3 or equivalent (17th edition)
PPM experience
Must have completed a recognised time served electrical apprenticeship
Must have at least two years post qualification experience
City and Guilds certificate/NVQ level 3 certificate or equivalent preferred
Conversant with 17th edition regulations
A gas qualification would be beneficial
Familiar with boilers, heating systems, air handling systems, motors, pumps, HVAC
Fault finding abilities are essential
Ability to record work accurately on work sheets and computer based systems
Ability to read schematic and circuit diagrams
Good communication skills and the ability to work within a team
Confident, enthusiastic and pro-active
Experience of working within a customer focused environment
Able to do the job right and do it right first time, within a pre-determined timescale
Willingness to undertake further training
Wanting to achieve success, for his or her self, the business and the customer
Flexible approach to work and working hours (subject to the EU Working Time Directive)


Interserve is one of the world’s foremost support services and construction companies. Everything we do is shaped by our core values. We are a leader in innovative and sustainable outcomes for our clients and a great place to work for our people. We offer advice, design, construction, equipment, facilities management and frontline public services. Headquartered in the UK and FTSE listed, we have gross revenues of £3.7 billion and a workforce of circa 75,000 people worldwide.

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