Eurosafe

Lightning Protection Operative

Eurosafe Lightning Strike Equipment Inspection Services

Lightning Protection Operative

Job Description

Eurosafe are a Sheffield based specialist subcontractor renowned as market leaders in the safe access and fall protection industry. Pioneering, innovative design, and use of market leading fall protection and access equipment, allows us to develop tailored solutions across all sectors, from commercial, leisure, retail and residential properties; large scale, aviation, healthcare and stadia developments; to the complex and often unique environments of the industrial, utilities and energy sectors.

Due to continuous expansion, Eurosafe are looking to recruit an experienced and qualified lightning protection engineer responsible for mainly testing and repairing lighting protection systems and occasionally installing.

We welcome serious applications from hard working, enthusiastic individuals who have a desire to work for a forward-thinking company with likeminded people.

The successful candidate will report to the lightning protection manager and will be expected to liaise with clients to communicate any inspection outcome on site. It will also be expected that the candidate shall produce a full breakdown of materials to allow the sales team to price for system extensions and repairs that may be required. The successful candidate will also receive training in installing & testing fall protection equipment, with a view to becoming a valuable cross trained member of the team.

The role will require traveling to and from destinations all over the UK with regular overnight stays required. All overnight hotels are booked for the team, you will have a private room and overnight expenses will be covered by a meal deal option or an allowance.

Working Monday – Friday, 37.5 hours basic. All Hours above basic (including travel time) will be paid additionally to basic salary at time and ½.

Salary is negotiable, dependent on experience.

Full training will be available & progression within the department is encouraged.

Accountabilities and Main Duties

  • Test and inspection of Lightning Protection Systems

  • Repairing failed Lightning Protection Systems

  • Test and inspection of Fall Protection Systems (on-the-job training)

  • Gutter cleaning

  • Execute the work in line with the method statement and any instruction provided by the client ensuring that work is carried out in a safe and productive manner

  • To be familiar with the test procedures for each component

  • Assist Supervisor with completing relevant paperwork regarding site visits accurately

  • Ensure RAMS are adhered too and understood

  • Report to Supervisor /Contracts Manager / Team about problems on site

  • Safely operate MEWPS and other equipment on site

  • To have an understanding of the current Work at Height (Amendment) Regulations 2007 and any future amendments or updates

Skills & Personal Qualities

  • Excellent planning & time management

  • Good communication skills

  • Attention to detail & accuracy

  • Flexible, motivated and able to work effectively to achieve objectives and deadlines

  • Willing to travel the UK and Europe when required

  • Flexible and positive approach to working away from home

  • Proficient using Microsoft applications

  • A head for heights

  • The ability to follow strict safe working practices

  • Good practical skills for using tools and equipment

Required Qualifications & Knowledge:

  • Minimum NVQ Level 2 Lightning Conductor Engineer

  • Understanding of BS EN 62305 and BS 6651

  • Knowledge of the H&S act 1978

  • Understanding of construction drawings

  • A full clean driving licence, valid to drive in the UK

Desirable Qualifications & Knowledge:

  • Latchways/Capital Safety Installer Certificate

  • IPAF 3a, 3b and 1b

  • CSCS Working at height

  • PASMA

  • Roof Top Safety

  • Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Inspection Certification (LOLER)

  • Knowledge of Work at Height (Amendment) Regulations 2005

  • Understanding of BS EN 795

Why Choose Eurosafe?

Eurosafe prides itself on the quality of the projects we deliver and the service we provide to our clients; this can only be achieved with highly motivated, quality people. We are therefore committed to high standards of staff development and retention making this role suitable for a committed individual who is looking for stable long-term career development.

We are a vibrant and ambitious company with an open and relaxed management culture, nurturing continuous improvement and innovation. We

believe this attitude has allowed us to achieve a staff turnover rate well below the industry average. Our entrepreneurial ethos encourages and fosters the growth of our employees and our proactive growth strategy helps us to run a sustainable and profitable business while providing new and exciting career opportunities for all.

Eurosafe Solutions Limited is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Benefits include:

  • Additional leave

  • Company events

  • Company pension

  • Free parking

  • On-site parking

  • Private dental insurance

  • Private medical insurance

Schedule:

  • Day shift

  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Sheffield: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Job Types: Permanent, Full-time

Salary: £30,000.00-£35,000.00 per year

Callie

To apply for this role please send your CV and a covering letter to...

Callie McCabe

Internal Operations Manager

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