Electrician - Edinburgh

  • Job Reference: R9999770
  • Date Posted: 22 April 2021
  • Employer: Centrica
  • Location: Edinburgh
  • Salary: £32,540
  • Bonus/Benefits: Van, Pension, Bonus, OT
  • Sector: Trades & Labour
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

'We are continually improving and innovating; the work we do today will shape the future of energy'

At British Gas, we are able to offer our customers many new innovative and energy saving electrical products and have recently partnered with a number of major motor manufacturers such as Ford and VW to provide customers with EV charging points in their homes. We also install other innovative Hive products to allow our customers to control their heating, lighting and home security etc, anytime, anywhere from their mobile, tablet or computers.

To meet the increased customer demand for these exciting new products, we require additional Qualified Electricians to install these products alongside all aspects of existing domestic electrical installation work we already offer to our customers.

As a British Gas Electrician, you will bring us your extensive experience in all aspects of domestic electrical work including fault finding, installation and rewires. Your customer service skills and ability to solve problems will enable you to diagnose defects, work safely to ensure a first time fix for your customer, and promote British Gas products and services by giving professional advice.

We are looking for minimum qualifications of the City & Guilds 2360 Parts 1 & 2 (or equivalent) and City & Guilds 2382 - B.S. 7671 IEE Wiring regulations (18th Edition), alongside a full UK driving licence with 6 points or less.

As you would expect from a company such as ours, we offer a very competitive salary of £32,540 for a 40-hour week, with an additional £3,828 to £5,328 for living or starting your day within London.

Overtime is available, should you want it, at an enhanced premium of 33%, plus an excellent individual bonus up to 24% which can be taken in time off or as a cash payment - it's up to you!

We also offer a host of benefits to suit your lifestyle and support your wellbeing. These include private health cover, 33 days paid holiday (Inc. bank holidays), enhanced sick pay and excellent company discounts. In addition, we offer a generous pension scheme.

If you have any queries or would like to discuss the role in more detail please contact us at .