Maintenance Electrician to work for the Prison Service at HMP Wandsworth within busy Works Department.
Your new company
As the sole agency supplier to the HM Prison Service for the provision of maintenance trades & support operatives, Hays is seeking to recruit a Maintenance Electrician for HMP Wandsworth on a temporary basis.
Your new role
As part of the Works Department you will be responsible for both reactive repairs and planned and preventative maintenance. The Maintenance role is in a unique working environment with a strong sense of team working. You must be local to the prison or have your own transport.
What you'll need to succeed
You will be a qualified Electrician, ideally with maintenance experience. You will be required to carry out varied duties such as reactive repairs & rewires along with small planned projects and maintenance. 17th Edition is essential. Previous experience in a prison/ public sector is not required for this role. The nature of the role requires candidates to be security conscious and able to challenge potential compromises and risks, you will also need to be reliable and consistent, level headed and have exceptional interpersonal skills. Full training on working within a prison is provided by the establishment/ department.
All applicants will be subject to the HM Prison Service Security Clearance procedure which can take up to 6 weeks, this can include a DBS check. You must hold a Valid Passport or Birth Certificate & Photo Driving Licence in your current address. All applicants must be able to provide details of 2 satisfactory references, at least one from an ex-employer.
What you'll get in return
- All tools/ uniform will be provided
- Single site based
- Weekly pay while temporary
- £14.68 - £16.86 per hour, 39 hour week - Monday to Friday
What you need to do now
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