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Job Introduction

Join us as an Electrical Engineer in York - YO31 8TA. We're on the look out for a skilled Electrician to join our corporate team to keep the lights shining bright! If you are passionate about electrical systems and have a commitment for safety, then we want to hear from you!

What you’ll do: 

  • Install, maintain and repair electrical systems 

  • Perform routine inspections and identify potential issues

  • Diagnose and troubleshoot electrical problems with precision

  • Collaborate with the team to ensure project success

  • Adhere to safety standards and electrical codes

What you bring: 

  • Proven experience in an Electrician with the relevant and in date certifications and licences
  • Knowledge of electrical systems, tools and equipment
  • Ability to interpret technical diagrams
  • Strong problem solving skills and attention to detail
  • City & Guilds 2391 Inspection and Testing
  • City & Guilds Level 3 award or similar Basic Electrical course (Approved by Nestlé)
  • City & Guilds 2396 would be an advantage.
  • IOSH Passport or CSCS Card would also be an advantage.
  • Experience in electrical building services and plant engineering with a good all-round working knowledge of electrical systems would again be an advantage but not essential.
  • Excellent communications both written and verbal.

What we offer:  

Working with Sodexo is more than a job; it’s a chance to be part of something greater. You’ll belong in a company and team that values you for you; you’ll act with purpose and have an impact through your everyday actions; and you’ll be able to thrive in your own way. In addition, we also offer a range of resources, rewards and benefits for our colleagues and their families:

  • Unlimited access to an online platform offering mental health and wellbeing support.
  • An Employee Assistance Programme to help with everyday issues or larger problems where you may need additional support, including legal and financial advice, support with work related issues or personal issues such as bereavement.
  • Access to a 24hr virtual GP Service
  • The Sodexo Discounts Scheme, offering great deals 24/7 (also open to friends and family).
  • Save for your future by becoming a member of the Mercer Aspire Pension Plan
  • A death in Service benefit for colleagues who pass away whilst employed by Sodexo
  • Opportunities to enable colleagues to grow and succeed throughout their career at Sodexo, including apprenticeships and a variety of learning and development tools.
  • Bike to Work Scheme to help colleagues to do their bit for the environment whilst keeping fit.

Ready to be part of something greater? Apply today!  

Sodexo reserves the right to close this advert early if we are in receipt of a high number of applications

Package Description

  • Electrician 
  • Monday - Friday with an on-call rota
  • 40 Hours worked per week
  • £18.85per hour + Sodexo Benefits.
  • Full uniform and training provided
  • Free parking onsite
  • Free gym
  • 20 days annual leave increasing to 25 with service
  • Check your local transport links herePlan Your Journey | Traveline - the destination you should input is (YO31 8TA)

About the Company

About Sodexo 

At Sodexo, our purpose is to create a better every day for everyone to build a better life for all. As the global leader in services that improve the Quality of Life, we operate in 55 countries, serving over 100 million consumers each day through our unique combination of On-Site Food and FM Services, Benefits & Rewards Services and Personal & Home Services. 

We are committed to being an inclusive employer. We are a forces friendly employer. We welcome and encourage applications from people with a diverse variety of experiences, backgrounds and identities. We encourage our employees to get involved with our Employee Networks such as Pride, Sodexo Parents & Carers, Sodexo Disability, Ability network, So Together, Generations and Origins.

We’re a Disability Confident Leader employer. We’re committed to changing attitudes towards disability, and making sure disabled people have the chance to fulfil their aspirations.

Click here to read more about what we do to promote an inclusive culture.

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