About us

We move as one team. We’re champions of fresh thinking, and aren’t afraid of a challenge. We listen to our people – a good idea can come from anywhere, or anyone. So here you’ll have a voice: one that changes lives for the better. And together, we’ll realise the remarkable every day.

About the job

Salary: £28,221 - £30,756 a year, plus £625.98 Washing Allowance and Tool Allowance
Hours per week: 37
Contract type: Permanent



Our BTS department are looking for someone who will be able to complete a range of electrical work and associated multi-trade repairs including related site surveys and providing lists of materials to complete repairs and refurbishment projects within contract conditions, timescales and costs.

In this role your main responsibilities will include ensuring that all work is completed by appointment, and via the use of job ticket or handheld technology, carry out electrical repairs and multi-trade refurbishment project work, across various sectors including domestic property, high rise schools, shops, industrial units etc. You will also carry appropriate materials as impress van stock, ensure outgoing stock is recorded, and logged on handheld technology.

About you

This is a public facing role so you’ll need to show off your fluency in speaking and writing English.


We are looking for someone who has a range of electrical and related skills. This experience could have been gained in an educational context.


Our ideal candidate will need to be able to plan and prioritise workloads to meet specified outputs and deadlines. You’ll need to be able to use your own initiative and also work as a team to assess and address problems arising on site.


You’ll need to be polite and tactful with a range of people including clients, tenants, managers and supervisors.


We do ask that you have knowledge of Health and Safety regulations in relation to building works. You will also need an advanced electrical apprenticeship to NVQ Level 3 or Electrical City and Guilds qualification or equivalent apprenticeship NVQ Level 2, 17th Edition Upgrade (IEE Regulations).


This is a public facing role so you’ll need to show off your fluency in speaking and writing English.
We look forward to receiving your application.

Benefits

We offer a range of excellent staff benefits which include:

- generous holiday entitlement with the option to buy up to 10 days
- flexible working arrangements - we welcome requests for flexible working arrangements including part-time hours and alternative working patterns
- 24/7 independent Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
- local government pension with generous employer contribution of 17.3%
- excellent support and development
- relocation package available up to £8,500 (subject to meeting eligibility criteria)
- half price season ticket on Thameslink train line
- discounted shopping including gym membership and Vauxhall cars
- Luton Council is proud to offer a Housing Brokerage Service for Key Workers to help and support eligible employees in finding suitable housing

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