Electrician

  • Job Reference: 202107
  • Date Posted: 7 April 2021
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
  • Website: https://www.kier.co.uk/
  • Location: Falkirk
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: plus benefits package
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Title: Electrician
Location: Falkirk, with travel around Scotland
Business Area: Utilities - Ericsson
Salary: Up to £31k depending on experience
Contract: Permanent, Full Time

Connecting people, powering the UK.

It's taken a great deal for Kier Group to become one of the UK's Top 3 utility providers. It's taken people like you. Professionals who can help connect, heat and power over 15 million homes and businesses - in a team that works with emerging technologies to maintain 65km of gas pipes and install one million metres of fibre optic cable every year.

Kier Utilities work in partnership with Ericsson to deliver reactive, planned maintenance and repair on telephone masts across the UK. We're looking for an enthusiastic Mobile Electrician based in Scotland to provide electrical installations, repairs, maintenance and assistance on all associated electrical equipment.

About the Role

You'll be responsible for carrying out minor and major installation projects and reactive callouts, general fault finding and repairs to electrical assets and services. Performing electrical test and inspection works and producing reports is an essential part if this role. Some further responsibilities include undertaking site clearance works; servicing and repairs to air conditioning units; carry out planned and reactive works for fire and intruder system panels and to carry out and hand over site surveys.

You will need to participate in an out of normal working hours emergency call out rota and be flexible outside of core hours. You will be travelling around Scotland and Islands to complete works and may need to stay over where required.

What do we need from you?
We're looking for someone who holds a Full Driving Licence, relevant industry qualifications such as NVQ Level 3, City & Guilds 2330/2356/2357/2382/2391/AM1 and AM2. Working at height or IPAF/PASMA certification would be beneficial.

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.

What can you expect from us?

You can expect a competitive salary and a strong benefits package that includes:

  • Free Life Assurance
  • Access to our valuable pension scheme - Kier Retirement Savings Plan
  • Generous annual leave allowance
  • Options to participate in Cycle2Work and Payroll Giving schemes
  • Two employee Share Scheme options
  • 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 if you are successful, we'll undertake the relevant / standard pre-employment checks after you have been offered a job. This includes taking up your references, verifying your right to work in the UK, verifying your driving licence (if applicable) and a health assessment. Due to the nature of this role, you will also be required to complete a Basic Disclosure and Barring Service Check (applicants with criminal convictions will be treated on a case by case basis. We do not discriminate based on an applicant's criminal record or the details of any offences disclosed to us). 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: 05/05/2021

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