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Electrical Testing and Inspection Engineer

The All England Lawn Tennis Club, the home of The Championships, Wimbledon, needs to recruit an Electrical Testing and Inspection Engineer.

The main role will consist of the continuing electrical testing and verification of the AELTC’s individual electrical circuits, emergency lighting and the PAT testing to NICEIC standards and to fulfill the requirements for our Safety at Sports Ground Certification.

The successful applicant must have a good knowledge of NICEIC certification including new installations, periodic, minor works, PAT testing and emergency lighting and be capable of carrying out remedial work to any faults found and installation of single and three phase circuits either unsupervised or as part of a team.

The minimum qualifications required include: C&G 236 parts 1 and 2 electrical qualifications or equivalent; C&G 2391 testing and inspection certification or equivalent

17th Edition certification; NICEIC certification knowledge and installation skills and experience

The year round basic hours are Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm, with an hour for lunch, although flexibility is required to meet the demands of the job, including working overtime when needed and participating in the weekend duty rota on a voluntary basis.  During the Championships fortnight (last week in June and first week in July), the job holder must be able to work weekends and minimum 12 hour days.

For further information about the job, please see the job description and person specification below. 

How to apply

To apply, send your cv/application form with a covering letter, including your current salary details, to: Jill Homan, HR Department, The All England Lawn Tennis Club (Championships) Limited, Church Road, London SW19 5AE.  

Applications to be received by 28th November 2013.

Download application form

The All England Lawn Tennis Club (Championships) Limited is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community.  Appointments are made on merit.

Job description

JOB TITLE:                                      Electrical Testing and Inspection Engineer

PURPOSE OF JOB:                         The continuing electrical testing and verification of the AELTC’s individual electrical circuits, emergency lighting and the PAT testing to NICEIC standards and as part of the requirements for our Safety at Sports Ground Certification.

REPORTS TO:                                  Buildings & Services Manager through the Deputy Buildings & Services Manager and/or Clerk of Works

SPECIFIC DUTIES

  • Electrical testing and verification of the AELTC’s individual electrical circuits and emergency lighting.
  • PAT testing to NICEIC standards.
  • Installation of single and three phase circuits unsupervised or as part of a team.
  • Carry out remedial work to any faults found.
  • Help with The Championships and the build up/strip out.
  • Comply with health and safety requirements, ensuring that safe working practices are carried out at all times 

ADDITIONAL DUTIES

  • Any other duties within the scope of the post as may be required by the Buildings & Services Manager, his Deputy or the Clerk of Works.
  • Flexibility is required to assist with or undertake any other maintenance duties which may be required within the department.

INTERNAL COLLABORATION

  • Maintenance Department staff.
  • All AELTC staff re: electrical problems.

ADDITIONAL NOTES

Working Hours: There is a basic 40 hour week, Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm with an hour for lunch, although a flexible approach to working hours is required including some evenings and weekends.  During the Championships fortnight, electricians normally need to work at least 12 hours a day (including weekends).  

Person specification

EDUCATION, TRAINING, QUALIFICATIONS

  • City & Guilds 236 parts 1 and 2 electrical qualifications or equivalent (E)
  • City & Guilds 2391 testing and inspection certification or equivalent (E)
  • 17th Edition certification (E)
  • NICEIC certification knowledge (E)
  • Installation skills and experience (E)

PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE/ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Worked successfully as a fully qualified electrician for an organisation (E)
  • Proven ability of safe isolation and safe working practices (E)
  • Previous experience of electrical testing and verification (E)

ABILITIES, SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE

  • Good communication skills in English – verbal for liaison with other staff and suppliers, reading and writing for checking deliveries, reading instructions, and completing statutory documents/reports etc. (E)
  • Self motivated with evidence of working on own initiative; pro-active flexible approach to work and able to cope with changing priorities. (E)
  • Able to work effectively as part of a team, or individually, when required on a range of maintenance duties. (E)
  • Must be able to use mobile platforms and ladders safely to access restricted areas of the site or willing to undertake training provided to do so. (E)
  • Must be capable of manual handling to a maximum limit of 25 kg and of walking distances carrying tool bag. (E) 

E = Essential

D = Desirable for applicants to meet relevant standard

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