Area Site Technician

Posted 31/05/2024 by PDA Search & Selection

Preston, Lancashire
£38,376/annum pension, medical, 33 days holiday

Job Title: Area Site Technician - Electrical

Location: Preston

Salary: £38,376.94 per annum (inclusive of annual standby allowance of minimum £2102.64 per annum)

Benefits: Company pension scheme, BUPA (single cover), 33 days holiday (including bank holidays)

Hours: 40 hours a week – Monday to Friday

On call / Standby: 1 week in every 4

We are advertising this Qualified Electrician role on behalf of our client ‘City Facilities Management’. City were established in 1985 and the company has grown to become one of the world’s largest privately held, integrated FM companies.

Job Purpose:

This is a key position, carrying out planned and reactive Electrical maintenance within the depot.

You will be the first line in all maintenance issues throughout the Depot.

The purpose of this role is to carry out technical repairs and minor PPM’s. You will ensure that all technical and compliance paperwork is always completed and up to date. All work will be completed to the highest standards in an efficient and cost-effective manner, whilst complying with the laid-down company Health and Safety policy.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Complete the Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM) schedule within agreed timescales and to ensure all necessary paperwork is completed
  • Respond promptly and positively to service all requests from the Helpdesk and to assess the requirements of the job and carry out repairs as and where necessary
  • Conduct emergency lighting tests and repairs
  • Identify non-repairable faults in plant and machinery and promptly advise the line manager of findings
  • Ensure that compliance documentation is always completed and up to date
  • Advise the on-site customer (manager) of any repair and maintenance issues that are likely to affect the smooth running of the site
  • Carry out surveys and complete reports as required
  • Always comply with company Health and Safety policy
  • You will be part of a 24/7 call out rota (1 week in every 4)

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • City and Guilds 236 Part 1 + 2 or City and Guilds 2330 Levels 2 and 3 or NVQ Level 3 in Electrical Installation or equivalent.
  • 17th Edition or 18th Edition Wiring Regulations
  • 3 Phase Electrics and its applications
  • Achievement of PPM schedule within agreed timescales
  • Respond to service call requests within agreed timescales
  • Candidates must have a full and valid driving licence and full use of their own motor vehicle.

To apply for this role please submit your full and up to date CV to Andrew Bridges at PDA SEARCH & SELECTION LIMITED.

Start Date:
Contract Length:
40 hrs per week
Job Reference:
Area Site Technician - Preston
Job ID:
Less than 10

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