Details: Job Purpose:
Responsible for Electrically Safety Testing (EST) of Portable Electrical Appliances across the customer estate at both UK and overseas locations to appropriate legislation and national standards, whilst ensuring quality and delivery on time and within budget.
To work in coordination with the EST Supervisor, providing timely responses and resolutions to test changes and issues for the duration of tasks.
Responsible for Portable Appliances Testing (PAT) across the customer estate at both UK and overseas locations in line with appropriate legislation and national standards, whilst ensuring quality and delivery on time and within budget.
To work in coordination with the EST Supervisor in order to promote timely responses and resolutions to test changes and issues for the duration of tasks.
To assist the EST Supervisor, to ensure that all electrical testing related documentation is submitted to the customer on completion of all tasks; including method statements and risk assessments.
Ensuring that all systems are tested to the relevant electrical standards, as dictated by professional bodies, ensuring best practice is employed in all activities.
Rectify minor faults discovered as a result of the Portable Appliance Testing, replacing cables, fuses, plug tops etc.
Store results of tests and download into main database as appropriate.
To ensure correct calibration of equipment and that it is fit for purpose. Any equipment deficiencies are to be notified to the EST Supervisor.
To assist the EST Supervisor and/or his Deputy, where possible, to liaise with the Customer for notification of delays to ensure their expectations can be managed and mitigating actions put in place.
Advise as to potential engineering solutions to technical problems encountered during electrical testing.
To ensure they work in a safe and efficient manner at all times.
Responsible, when required, for the completion of all documentation relevant to any task undertaken.
Assist the EST Supervisor to act as the prime customer interface for the duration of all Customer activities.
Act in a professional and courteous manner at all times.
Responsible for ensuring that all PAT Testing activities comply with all Babcock and customer standards.
Accurate completion of the following:
Accurate time recording and checking of returned hours;
Accurate return and checking of claims forms;
Health & Safety compliance;
Knowledge, Qualification and Experience:
The EST - PAT Tester should possess relevant technical and core skills and be competent in all aspects of the role.
Skills & Competencies:
Working knowledge of electrical installations (Basic record of proven ability in related work).
City & Guilds 2377-100 Portable Appliance Testing (PAT).
Working knowledge of the Code of Practice for the In-service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment (4th Edition).
IOSH Working Safely Course
Must possess good interpersonal skills and be able to form good relationships with customers and external groups.
Developed application in electrical installation field and departmental awareness.
Basic IT operating skills.
Basic IT installation skills.
Strong and positive attitude.
Requires good self-motivation and self-starting.
This post requires access to the most sensitive intelligence material regularly. Applicants must hold or be prepared to undergo DV and SAO security clearances before taking up this post. Additionally, this material is of particular sensitivity to the UK and its distribution must be restricted to UK nationals. For the purposes of safeguarding national security applicants who do not hold or acquire DV clearance and meet the nationality requirements cannot be offered this post.
6 March 2018
Link: Apply via website.