Electrical Engineer

  • Job Reference: 210098
  • Date Posted: 15 February 2021
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
  • Website: https://www.kier.co.uk/
  • Location: Eastbourne, East Sussex
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + benefits
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Electrical Engineer

Location: East Sussex - Eastbourne to Hastings

Business Area: Facilities Management & Hard Services - Sussex Police Contract

Contract: Permanent, full time


Delivering contracts. Creating communities. Developing careers.


The Kier Facilities Management team offers an incredibly wide range of innovative management and maintenance solutions, right across the UK - from the RAF Duxford base that welcomes over 20,000 visitors a year, to local fire stations that help protect millions of people. We're a crucial part of Kier Specialist Services, providing hard and soft facilities management to hundreds of Government department sites and public buildings - offering you a role that will challenge and reward you, every single day.

Kier Specialist Services are looking to recruit an Electrical Engineer for our Sussex Police Facilities Management contract, covering the East Sussex area. The successful post-holder will be responsible for providing electrical installations, repairs, maintenance and assistance on all associated electrical equipment to a range of customers and clients.


Key Responsibilities

Commitment to customer care, working collaboratively with colleagues, clients & customers is at the heart of what we do every day. We'll look to you to carry out minor/major installation projects and reactive callouts on all associated electrical equipment, general fault finding and repairs to electrical assets and services. You will also be required to maintain up to date records of all work carried out on plant and equipment within the site manuals both hard copy files and electronic.


What do we need from you?

Have you got what it takes to join the Kier team looking after the Sussex Police sites? You should ideally hold relevant industry qualifications (e.g. NVQ Level 3, City & Guilds 2330/2356/2357/2382/ 2391/ AM1 and AM2), BS7671 Wiring Regs 17/18th edition, BS2391 Initial and Periodic inspection and testing of electrical installations, hold a CSCS Card, have Working at height/IPAF/PASMA certification, have PAT Testing experience, and have previous experience in a similar role within Building Services or Facilities Management.

Due to the nature of this role, you will need to hold of a Full UK Drivers Licence, and be able to participate within an out of normal working hours emergency call out rota and be flexible outside of core working hours.


What will you receive?

You can expect a competitive salary and an outstanding package that includes a matched pension scheme up to 7.5%, 26 days' annual leave (with the opportunity to buy or sell holiday), two employee Share Scheme options, together with additional valuable benefits such as:

  • Free Life Assurance

  • Access to a range of attractive Flexible benefit options to tailor your package to suit your lifestyle

  • Employee Assistance Programme

  • Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers

  • Plus, many more benefits geared to your wellbeing.


Pre-employment checks

It's worth remembering that we'll undertake the relevant/standard employment checks if you're successful in the selection process. This includes taking up your references, as well as checking your ID, driving licence (if appropriate) and your right to work in the UK. Some roles may also be subject to further pre-employment checks.


Make the journey. Leave a legacy.


Being part of Kier means living our values of being Collaborative, Trusted and Focused. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy. Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.


Kier is an inclusive employer.


Closing Date: 17th March 2021


Please note, interviews may take place before the closing date, and we reserve the right to close applications early.