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Street Lighting Technician

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £20 - 24 per hour

  • Contact:

    Megan Knight

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 082

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Street Lighting Electrician
I am looking for two Street Lighting Electrician's to join a client in the Greater Manchester area.
The Street Lighting Electrician will join a team who maintain the network, install all electrical equipment, street light column, bollards, signs and feeder pillars this includes all associated wiring. Install cables cut outs and lanterns and repairing lanterns with interchangeable electronic components.
Duties of the role:
·Install all electrical equipment conforming to HEA and IEE 18th Edition wiring regulations
·Attend to routine street lighting faults
·Diagnose and replace failed components
·Carry out electrical inspection tests and install electrical equipment to 714 or equivalent
·Excavate for column, bollard and sign foundations
·Block clean and change
·Make off SWA/PVC/Concentric insulated cable
·Record test results using certificates/handheld computer
·Commissioning of new lighting columns/bollards/lit signs
·Take part in out of hours emergency services on a call out rota basis
·Other maintenance tasks as required
·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
·The work is carried out outdoors hence you will be working in an environment of varying weather conditions and temperature.
For a full description and further information on the role, please call Megan Knight at Carrington West on 02393 876082.
If you feel that you are right for this role 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 roles 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 role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Traffic & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 40+ years' experience in this market. Please call Megan at Carrington West on 02393 876082 for more information.  
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