Craft Attendant - Routine Maintenance

27 Apr 2016
23 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Routine Maintenance
Salary: £21,048
Location: Based in Stoke, with travel around the surrounding area
E.ON is a global provider of specialised energy solutions. We're also an important trader in global commodities, working hard to make the best deals possible for our worldwide business and, ultimately, our customers.
We operate one of the largest streetlight contracting businesses in the UK, with a large presence in the Midlands and the North West. As well as providing new installations for most of the UK's housing developers, we also work for the majority of the local authorities in our areas. We're not stopping there though: we're now implementing a major new initiative to expand the operation. As part of it, we're looking for enthusiastic, hard-working Routine Maintenance workers to join our team.
Organised and efficient, you'll be working to maintain the streetlighting and other highway assets. Whether that's inspecting highways lamps or street lighting equipment, or responding to emergency call outs, you'll constantly be on the move.
It's an outdoor role that will often be physically demanding, with the chance of callout on a 24 hour 7 days a week standby rota, so it's vital you have a high degree of manual dexterity and a good working knowledge of health and safety procedures.
Previous experience of the street lighting industry, including operating machinery and working on the highway would be an advantage.
It's an exciting opportunity because there'll be the chance for real development here, you'll constantly be honing your skills and advancing your understanding. And what's more, you'll be paid to do it.

  • A demonstrable history of employment in street lighting maintenance with a minimum of 3 years' experience
  • Electrical qualification C & G 236 Parts 1 / 2330 Level 2 ort equivalent
  • CPCS Competent Operator Card (MEWP Boom) or equivalent
  • A current full driving licence to drive vehicles up to 7500Kg (C1) and experience/training of driving this size of vehicle
  • A current NRSWA qualification (Units 2 as minimum) or equivalent
  • Working in the Vicinity of DNO Equipment (G39/1) qualification
  • Current First Aid and Manual Handling certificates
  • A high degree of manual dexterity and ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • A good understanding of the Highways Lighting business
  • A good working knowledge of company Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality procedures
  • The ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team
  • The ability to take a professional, courteous, confident and diplomatic approach to customers at all times
  • A CSCS accreditation via the Highways Electrical Registration Scheme (HERS) is preferred
Additional Information
Due to the nature of this role a CRB (Criminal Record Bureau) check is required.
The role is based in Stoke,ST4 2JA
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