18 Feb 2019
19 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services. We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including defence, transport, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services. We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.


HMP Dovegate

Uttoxeter, ST14 8XR

Salary £28,000.00

Key Purpose:

To carry out preventative and reactive maintenance activities to items of electrical plant and equipment as may be defined and specified.

Key Responsibilities:

•To carry out fault finding and defect rectification to items of electrical plant and equipment as may be defined and specified.

•To carry out pre planned maintenance of items of electrical plant and equipment as may be defined and specified

•To carry out the installation of new plant and apparatus as may be defined and specified

•Knowledge of high voltage and low voltage distribution and network systems.

•To be able to documentary support his/her inspections and pursue fault rectifications.

•Must be able to read and understand technical and wiring diagrams.

•The role is a key supporting function in the challenging environment of a secure establishment. The role calls for leadership and setting visible standards of personal performance and accountability and the post holder is expected to function with a degree of independence.

•To assist the other members of the maintenance team with their activities as may be required.

•To become familiar with the operation and maintenance of the various systems and equipment installed in the whole of the premises as defined or requested.

•To carry out all duties assigned to him/her in a safe manner, observing all statutory regulations and the local regulations which may be in force

•To carry out investigations into the performance of the plant and equipment installed in the site and to produce related reports and recommendations as may be required.

•To assist in specifying and obtaining spare parts and other items of equipment which may be required to ensure the continuous and efficient operation of the technical estate.

•To maintain records of tools and report this as required.

Required Skills and Experience:

•C & G Electrical Certificate or other electrical trade qualification.

•Must have served a recognised trade apprenticeship.

•Must be qualified to BS7671 (Current Edition of the IEE Regulations)

•At least 5 years associated trade experience post apprenticeship.

•To be a team member of the Facilities “Out of hours” call out roster.

•Must be able to operate, with training, as an AP for LV and HV as applicable.

On occasion we receive significantly more applicants than expected for some vacancies and under such circumstances we reserve the right to bring forward the closing date of the advertisement. We therefore strongly advise you to apply for the role promptly to avoid disappointment should the closing date be brought forward. Serco is a Disability Confident Employer committed to employing and retaining people with disabilities. Disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at an interview. For help with your application please contact 0345 010 4000.

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/85351479

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