2 no. Lighting Operatives Levels 2/3

Job number:

Service Delivery

Career area:
Mechanical & Electrical
Service Delivery

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We are looking for LIGHTING OPERATIVES LEVEL 2/LEVEL 3 to join us to work  based out of our Blunts Farm, Essex depot.

Role Purpose:

To assist in the efficient maintenance of the M25 DBFO Network lighting asset, by undertaking a wide range of street lighting maintenance, testing, installation works and similar tasks as required.

What you’ll be doing

You will have the following accountabilties:

Deliver street lighting activities on the network as required. This will include but not exclusive to:
  • Routine maintenance including detailed inspection, testing and bulk lamp change
  • Non-routine maintenance including all types of lighting and sign repairs and cable fault investigations
  • Installation works including the replacement of damaged equipment, installation of new equipment, cable installation
  • Attend various incidents on the network relating to but exclusive to street lighting including liaison with the NOC (Network Operations Centre) and other parties
  • Any other duties allocated by Line Managers.
  • Provide accurate and legible written and verbal communication in the form of reports and records as required.
  • Use mobile communication/data devices to accurately input data for record purposes to form reports and business records as required
  • Undertake routine vehicle checks and maintain accurate and up to date driving records in line with legislation in accordance with CPS procedures and legislation.
  • Taking due care of any CPS property including but not limited to tablets, vehicles and radios.
  • Raise awareness of issues which may affect the safe operation of the network and report these as observed.
  • Check that, equipment and materials are carried on vehicles in line with current maintenance checklist and are in working order, restock and record and report dfects as appropriate.
  • Participate in Winter Service rota as required
  • Atend training courses as and when required
  • Live the Connect Plus Services values
  • Ensure a relentless focus on Zero Harm
  • Support the delivery of the businesses Sustainability activities

Who we’re looking for

Qualifications (Essential):
  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • CSCS Operative Card
  • ECS Card to relevant competency
  • NHSS 8 Competency Training
Qualifications (Desirable):
  • UK Driving Licence, minimum category C (LGV Class 2)
  • Driver Qualification Card
  • 18th Edition of the IEE Wiring Regulations
  • Telehandler
  • Abrasive Wheel
  • Plant/small tools training
  • Appropriate lifting qualification e.g lorry mounted crane
Experience (Essential):
  • A proven well rounded street lighting / electrical background
  • An understanding of the street lighting industry
Experience (Desirable):
  • Working on a live motorway or All Purpose Trunk Road (APTR) network
  • Experience of working in a similar environment