Street Lighting Engineer

Posted 29 September 2023
Salary £45 - 47 per hour
LocationGreater London
Job type Contract - Full Time
Job duration6 Months
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NamePhoebe Kingston

Job description

Street Lighting Engineer
Carrington West are currently working with a busy London Borough in their search for an experienced Street Lighting Engineer to join them on a contract basis.
Role Purpose:
·To be a constructive member of the street lighting team, co-operating with other team members on projects and sharing ideas and information.  To attend meetings of staff and other public sector or industry representatives as required.
·Responsible for routine monitoring of lighting contractor, inspecting:
oElectrical testing certificates
oColumn painting cycles
oCleaning programmes
oStructural testing programmes
·Responsible for reviewing scouting reports (or faults identified by the CMS system) and ensuring that faults are remedied within contract standard.
·Routine inspection of lighting output, taking accurate readings of lux and/or candela (often at unsociable hours).
·To provide expertise in respect of LED technology where it relates to outdoor lighting.
·To prepare and present reports on aspects of the performance of contracted services and to brief line managers on issues identified and actions taken.
For a full description and further information on the role, please call Phoebe Kingston at Carrington West on 02393 876043 or email
Previous experience in Street Lighting is essential for this role.
Carrington West are also looking for Engineers & Project Managers with similar backgrounds across the South of UK - please get in touch to find out more.

What you need to do now:
If you are interested in this role and fit the criteria above, please send us your application today. If you have any questions about the vacancy, please contact Phoebe at Carrington West on 02393 876043
If you feel that you are right for this job technically, but the rate, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for jobs very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
Even if you are happy in your current job for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Traffic & Parking professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 70+ years' experience in this market. Please call Phoebe at Carrington West on 02393 876043 for more information.
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