Electrician (Public Sector)

Job Description

Electrician (Public Sector)

VANRATH are assisting our client, a large Public Sector Organisation, in their search for an Electrician for 3 months initially with the possibility of extension. You will predominantly be based in their Newtownabbey site.

The successful candidate will be expected to fulfil a requirement to:

  • To undertake all electrical work as necessary in the maintenance and refurbishment of Housing Executive stock and buildings.
  • To undertake, as and when required, first and second fix electrical work associated with major and minor construction work and refurbishment including response maintenance repairs.
  • To undertake fault-finding, and diagnostics in Housing Executive properties and make good the defect.
  • To carry out minor work outside trade where required for operational purposes.
  • To carry out electrical inspections and health and safety testing of domestic properties.
  • To carry out inspections of smoke alarms and ensure replacement as necessary.


  • Have successfully completed a time served or skills electrical apprenticeship
  • Have a minimum of one year's relevant post apprenticeship experience working in an electrical environment
  • Hold either of the following electrical qualifications:
    • C&G 2391
    • C&G 2394/2395** electrical testing and inspection
  • Be currently registered on a recognised license to practice scheme at a qualified level (such as Spark-safe, etc.)
  • Can demonstrate practical knowledge and understanding of current Health and Safety requirements and legislation in a maintenance/repair environment

£27,334 - £33,945 plus Van & Fuel Card.

For further information on this vacancy, or any other Public Sector job in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Chris Haddock in the strictest confidence.

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