Islington Council - Electrical Inspector

Posted 23 April 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Temporary
Discipline Interim
Contact NameLorna Burner

Job description

Minimum Requirements


  • City & Guilds (Level 3) or equivalent
  • IEE Wiring Regulations 18th Edition
  • 5years+ previous working experience or in a similar role
  • Sound knowledge of Electrical Installations (Domestic and Residential Buildings (Communal))
  • UK recognised qualifications

Essential Skills

  • Proficient in written & verbal communication
  • Proficient in MS Office Packages (Word/Outlook/Excel)
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Teams

Typical Tasks within role

  • Surveys of Low/High rise buildings
  • Report writing, Condition Reports/Feasibility Reports
  • Inspections -
  1. recording progress of Electrical Works on site
  2. highlighting issues of Electrical Services i.e. specification, regulatory, health & safety or engineering preference
  • recording journey for project
  1. Liaising with Project Manager and/or Project Engineer and attending Project Progress Meetings
  • Customer Care - liaising with residents and sometimes working out of hours (Time given back in Lieu)
  • Working with colleagues and Stakeholders i.e Project Managers, Quantity Surveys and Main Contractors
  • Quality & Standards - Snagging with the Main Contractor and recording for file and record
  • Handover - Soft landings process to Repairs & Maintenance

Benefits of the role

  • Hours of work - 7hours per day, 35hours per week
  • Flexible working - core hours 10:00-12:00 & 14:00-16:00
  • Hybrid working - 3 days working from the office, 2 days working from home
  • Role includes Laptop, Mobile Phone and Oyster Card for travel within Islington during working day
  • Potential to go Perm for the right candidate subject to succession of interview/probation

If you are interested in this role please send your updated CV in the first instance.