Band 4 - Maintenance Craftsperson (Electrical), Environment
- Band 4
- Full time - 37.5 hours per week
- West Herts - General Staffing
- St Albans Hospital (Cross Site)
- St Albans/ Watford/ Hemel Hempstead
- £22,987 - £25,365 pa inc HCA
- 21/04/2021 23:59
There has never been a more exciting time to join West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust!
Major redevelopment works are due for completion by 2025 or soon after. These will be most dramatic at Watford General Hospital where up to 90% of buildings will be new.
There are also plans for a digital transformation, new models of care and a multi-storey car park. As well as this, the trust – which won the UK Best Employer Award (Nursing Times 2019) – is applying for teaching hospital status in recognition of its wide and well-renowned role in educating doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals.
Band 4 - Maintenance Craftsperson (Electrical), Envrionment
The Environment Division provides comprehensive maintenance, repair and installation services of the buildings, grounds, electrical and engineering services, and associated equipment throughout the Trust.
You must have served a recognised Electrical or Building Services apprenticeship and gained wide experience in building engineering services and plant maintenance with a BTEC HNC level or City and Guilds plus relevant post apprenticeship training or equivalent experience.
Main duties of the job
The role is Monday – Friday with participation in an emergency on-call rota plus opportunities for overtime and weekend working if needed.
This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a team that is working closely to ensure statuary compliance is maintained across all the Trusts sites.
Working for our organisation
There has never been a more exciting time to join West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust! Major redevelopment works are due for completion by 2025 or soon after. These will be most dramatic at Watford General Hospital where up to 90% of buildings will be new.
There are also plans for a digital transformation, new models of care and a multi-storey car park. As well as this, the trust which won the UK Best Employer Award (Nursing Times 2019) is applying for teaching hospital status in recognition of its wide and well-renowned role in educating doctors, nurses, and other healthcare professionals.
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We reserve the right to close this advert early due to the volume of applicants. Please apply as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.
If you do not hear back within 3 weeks of your application, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.
Detailed job description and main responsibilities
A qualified tradesperson responsible for undertaking planned and reactive maintenance of complex electrical, mechanical and control systems across the diverse building services of the Trust estate.
The will have the ability to analyse complex faults and undertake rectifications to ensure continuity of service.
The Electrician will be able to prioritise his work loads, identify potential improvement to operational system and management processes in order to increase departmental efficiencies.
The job may involve shift working and planned overtime.
This role requires you to be On-Call and you would need to be on site within 1 hour of call out.
All staff required to undertake on-call commitments should be able to make their own way to and from the required locations.
- Completed Electrical Apprenticeship
- Completed part one and two city and guilds 2365
- Completed 18th Edition IET Electrical regulations
Your application will be scored against the person specification
- Please see attached Job Description
The postholder will have access to vulnerable people in the course of their normal duties and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.
Documents to download
Further details / informal visits contact
- Nick Nicolaou
- Job title
- Estates Electrical Manager
- Email address
- Telephone number
- 01923 436180
If you have problems applying, contact
- 01923 217508