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Electrician - Social Housing

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Ipswich Borough Council
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£25,801 - £27,905
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Full Time
Closing date:
10 January 2020 11:30 PM
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This post is one of five electrician posts within the Maintenance and Contracts (Housing) Service dedicated to electrical repairs, electrical testing and electrical rewires within our rented housing and sheltered buildings within the Borough of Ipswich.

You will undertake routine and responsive repairs to electrical circuits and associated equipment, including diagnosing faults and rectifying as required or renewing to leave electrical circuits and associated fittings in a safe working condition.

As such, it is a great opportunity to make your mark at Ipswich and develop your career at the council. Innovation and aspiration are encouraged. The varied workload will enable you to refine your existing skills as well as develop new ones.

You will need to have an electrical installation related qualification e.g. 17th or 18th Edition Electrical Wiring Regulations City and Guilds 236 Parts 1 and 2 or City and Guilds 2391.

You will also be required to have experience of working within a domestic or industrial electrical environment. You will need to have a driving licence and a basic understanding of IT technology.

The Maintenance and Contracts service spends circa. £21 million annually repairing, maintaining and improving a retained housing stock of circa 8000 properties and 15 sheltered schemes to our local 'Ipswich Standard'. The Council takes a holistic approach to stock management and has one seamless service that is now responsible for everything in connection with the asset management of that stock; from initial design to completing works on site on a right first time basis using our own directly employed trade teams and external contractors.

For more information about this role, please contact Adrian Ablitt on (01473) 432993 or email: adrian.ablitt@ipswich.gov.uk

Apply online at: www.ipswich.gov.uk/jobs where you will need to log in or sign up to complete the online application form for this vacancy.

Interview date: 24 January 2020.

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