St Austell, Cornwall
£31,051 per annum
25 May 2018
15 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Electrician – Gilbert & Goode

Full time, 40 hours  

£31,051 per annum


Ocean Housing Group owns, manages and maintains approximately 4,500 residential properties throughout Cornwall.  It has a diverse range of activities within the three companies that make up the Ocean Group. Gilbert and Goode Ltd, one of our Group companies, has an exciting opportunity for an Electrician to join their company to support with a wide range of schemes throughout Devon and Cornwall.

Gilbert & Goode was established in 1972 and is now one of the largest Cornish construction companies in the region and we deliver a range of contracts which reflect the versatility and skills of our workforce, from major projects and refurbishment to minor works and maintenance.

We were acquired by the Ocean Housing Group in 2005 to expand our traditional building and contracting business, as well as to construct the Group’s housing developments. We provide a friendly and efficient service for both public and private sector clients.

As part of the Ocean Housing Group we are at the heart of the community - investing and building in local neighbourhoods, generating significant business for the local economy and providing jobs for a large number of local people.

As an Electrician you will undertake duties which include installation, repairs, servicing, testing, inspection and replacement works to all types of systems, accessories and equipment and to be conversant with the operation of all types of systems and able to carry out all principles of fault finding. Your duties will be on site based construction work, repairs, maintenance and refurbishment work and other projects as undertaken by Gilbert and Goode. Working as part of a team you will carry out all works in accordance with the project specification and industry 'best practice' along with providing excellent levels of customer service and quality.  

You will have experience of domestic and or commercial electrical related works with an up to date knowledge and understanding of Electricity at Work Regulations. You will have experience of working on construction sites along with experience of providing excellent customer service and developing relationships. 

You will hold a qualification in a relevant building trade to NVQ level 3 or equivalent and have a relevant CSCS card. It is desirable to hold a City & Guilds 2382 (17th Edition) Certificate and City and Guilds 2391/2394/2395 (Inspection, Testing & Certification) Certificate, but its not essential. 

Closing date: Friday 15th June, 12 noon

Interviews to be held: Thursday 21st June and Thursday 28th June