Temporary Craft Electrician -Construction

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Temporary Craft Electrician -Construction
Contract / Temporary

Newcastle 6120013540226

Posted: 21st June 2022 11:44
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  • Pay Rate:

    £14.42 per hour PAYE

  • Hours per Week:

    35-37 Monday – Friday, normal working hours

  • This opening assignment is for 3 months

  • Newcastle,

    NE7 7LX

What's involved with this role:


Temporary Craft Electrician -Construction

Reference no: Newcastle 6120013540226

CSCS Card & JIB Electrotechnical Card required

The post-holder will be required to install and repair electrical power systems in businesses, homes, factories and public spaces.

Key responsibilities:

  • Plan the layout of electrical wiring
  • Diagnose electrical problems
  • Conduct general electrical maintenance
  • Survey sites where electrical systems are installed
  • Draft electrical installation plans and technical diagrams
  • Install, maintain, modify and repair all electrical systems in public spaces and buildings
  • Ensure that electrical systems adhere to the national electrical safety standards and regulations
  • Superve ongoing electrical system installations and providing technical expertise to installation teams where needed
  • Use blueprints, wiring diagrams and manufacturer’s installation manuals to complete projects
  • Complete work orders and record materials that are used on the job
  • Identify electrical problems and repairing them
  • Advise the management when to replace aged electrical equipment to prevent hazards
  • Conduct general electrical systems maintenance and troubleshooting electrical issues with testing equipment


“Specific Role Requirements” – to give yourself the maximum chance of success please try and ensure your CV addresses the following essential criteria:

Experience & Knowledge / Technical skills

  • Must possess JIB Card and CIS Card
  • Mut have Asbestos Awareness,
  • Previous experience of Commercial installations

Skills & Abilities

  • Good communication skills.
  • Physical strength to move around the installation site for long hours, while carrying heavy electrical equipment and tools
  • Troubleshooting skills to determine electrical malfunctions
  • Ability to identify wires by their distinct colours
  • Strong manual dexterity and eye to hand coordination
  • Basic first aid and rescue skills

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Other “Essential Requirements” – Please check to ensure that your CV addresses the following items:

  1. Our clients are generally seeking applicants who are reasonably local, so on that basis we would ideally like you to supply us with your address (or at least your post code) and a telephone number so that we can reach you during working hours.
  2. Your recent UK working experience going back at least 5 years, or full employment history if you have been working for fewer years than this.
  3. Your availability to work either immediately, or at short notice.
  4. Please refer to the Role Requirements section above - your CV must address the requirements listed.

Other preferable/desirable details to include on your CV, if applicable:

  1. Any local authority/public sector experience
  2. Any relevant qualifications held or being studied for.


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Temporary Craft Electrician -Construction
Client Category: Local Authority

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Temporary Craft Electrician -Construction
Client Category: Local Authority

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