London (Greater)
£35000.00 to £35000.00 per year
18 Oct 2016
27 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Peabody has an exciting opportunity for an Electrician to join our team in London. The successful applicant will join us on a full time, permanent basis and will receive a competitive salary of £35,000 per annum.

When you join Peabody, you join an extensive and growing business. One with 28,000 homes, 80,000 residents and a 150-year history. As a major housing association we have outstanding challenges for people with talent and motivation. But we also have a strong commitment to the ideals of our philanthropist founder: George Peabody. That means you’ll have every chance to achieve – while making a difference. 

Our principles are simple: we believe in helping people and communities to grow, in estates that are springboards – not safety nets. With operations in nearly every London borough and one of the sector’s largest community regeneration programmes, we’re always keen to meet talented people who support our ambitions.

We have a great opportunity for an Electrician to join our expanding team. The right candidate will be recruited to ensure the provision of excellent customer services to all stakeholders in order to maximise customer satisfaction through achieving all KPI’s. To work collaboratively with colleagues to perform electrician duties, including periodic testing and certification, in the provision of excellent repairs and maintenance services to comply with all other statutory and regulatory requirements in relation to repairs and maintenance, to follow the organisation Health and Safety policies and procedures to ensure, as far as is practicable, your own safety and that of others in the workplace. You may be required to undertake specific Health and Safety roles such as Fire Warden or First Aider as part of your duties.  

Knowledge/experience/skills required by the Electrician

- Excellent Customer Service Skills

- Proven Ability to work under pressure/to short deadlines

- Commitment to equal opportunities, with the ability to work in culturally diverse communities.

- Substantial experience as a domestic electrician in a repairs and maintenance environment

- Willingness to undertake work of physical nature

- Ability to follow written/schematic instructions and measurements

- Ability to produce appropriate feedback to colleagues and managers

Qualifications required by the Electrician

- C&G 2382 – IET Wiring Regulations 17th Edition (BS 7671:2008 incorporating amendment number 3:2015)

- C&G 2394/2395 – Testing and Certification (or equivalent)

- NICEIC Registered

The successful applicant will need to be subject to a background disclosure check by the Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) before any appointment can be confirmed.

Closing date & time: 27/10/2016 - 5pm

If you feel you have the skills and experience needed to become our Electrician please click ‘Apply’ now to be directed to our careers page and complete your application. Please monitor your emails also during this time.

Peabody is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.