Street Lighting Electrician

Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire Salary: Up to £15.00 per hour
Sector: Highways & Highways Electricals Specialism:
Type: Contract Contact: Emma Puddick

Job Title: Street Lighting Electrician
Duration: On going Contract
Location: Shrewsbury
Salary: £15 per hour

Our client is currently looking for a Street Lighting Electrician to carry out "cut outs", terminations and jointing on Street Lighting around the Shrewsbury area.

Key Duties for the Street Lighting Electrician

  • Working safely at all times complying with company and site specific rules, method statements and risk assessments, to ensure compliance with the health and safety at work act at all times.
  • Setting out and maintaining of appropriate traffic and pedestrian management at work sites.
  • Reporting of incidents or near misses in a timely manner
  • Wearing appropriate and mandatory issued personal protective equipment (PPE) at all times
  • Reporting vehicles and plant defects to supervisors using correct documentation/via SMART
  • Working to instruction from managers and supervisors, ensuring works orders are carried out on time and to required levels of quality.
  • Operation of mechanical plant, if qualified to do so and authorised by issue of HSE-23 form
  • Electrical fault repair of street lighting assets (including street lighting columns, illuminated signs, bollards, and feeder pillars)
  • Installation and replacement of street lighting assets in accordance with BS7671
  • General maintenance of street lighting assets, including cleaning and bulk change
  • Working at height
  • Excavation of trial holes by hand.
  • Excavation of hard materials, hand shovelling and sweeping.
  • Using cable avoidance tools when excavating
  • Installation of temporary and permanent signs
  • Assisting with the unloading/loading of materials

Key Skills of a Street Lighting Electrican

  • As many Street Lighting Certificates as possible
  • Full clean drivers licence
  • Street Lighting Expereince

If you are interested, please get in touch as they are looking to get you started ASAP.

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