Electrical Operative

  • Location

    Bradford, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Public Sector

  • Job type:

    Returner Campaign

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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About Amey

We're committed to creating better places for everyone. We take pride in making a difference, but also in being the difference: for the communities we serve, whatever the challenge, whatever the weather. By designing and consulting, building and maintaining, managing and investing in our country's services and infrastructures we create better places to live, work and travel.

As one of us, you can really be you because your individuality is an asset. You're surrounded by a team of people who want you to grow and embrace new challenges. People who care about your job satisfaction as well as your wellbeing. There'll be experiences as original as you are, in a career that can feel like many rolled into one. You'll be stretched but always supported. To bring out the better in you. To shine as a better team player or self-starter. To help you commit to better each day, delivering whatever steps it takes, great or small, to create better places for everyone.

We believe that we are what we do.

It's more than just wanting to do better.

At Amey we're proud to be the better.

What is the purpose of this role?

To carry out all aspects of electrical installation and maintenance works.

What will this role involve?

Assist in the electrical testing of street lighting apparatus and cables. Install electrical equipment including LED lanterns. Excavate holes for foundations. Completion of required electrical test sheets and work records. Working at heights of up to 12 metres. High demand for physical tasks including digging. Provide support to other Amey contracts as required. The job requires regular contact with Statutory Undertakers' operatives and members of the public. Responsibility for the security of plant, tools and materials. Responsible for the safe use of vehicles. Responsibility for wearing all PPE. Responsible for own health and safety and that of the public. Responsible for achieving own performance targets, adhering to Amey Values. Working outdoors in an environment of varying weather and temperatures. Attendance at regular tool box talks. Attend all required training. Any other tasks as required / necessary commensurate with the role. There will be a requirement to work some unsociable hours and overtime.

What are we looking for?

Full UK driving licence including HGV Class C preferable. Problem solving skills. Knowledge of street lighting electrical testing procedures, ideally with HEA registration portfolio. CAT Scanner (Highways). Banksman Slinger. Signing, Lighting and Guarding. IPAF Use and Inspection of Harnesses. IPAF Vehicle Mounted Platform to 26m. LANTRA Health & Safety Awareness.