Kenton College Electrician Job

Kenton College is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects the same from its employees. All members of staff must familiarize themselves with the following, first, among all other relevant policies:

Safeguarding/Child Protection; Staff Code of Conduct; Whistleblowing; Prevent Duty; Equal Opportunities.

We are looking to hire an electrician to join our team. Reporting to the Estate Manager, the Electricians’ day-to-day duties will include ground maintenance roles as assigned by the Head of Grounds. The ideal candidate will ensure the safe operation of all building systems and adhere to safety regulations.

Duties and responsibilities include the following:

  • Perform regular and scheduled inspections on all electrical fittings and equipment and report any faults to the Estate Manager
  • Perform preventative maintenance on electrical systems and components by inspecting various electrical components, and testing devices to troubleshoot electrical issues
  • Installing, maintaining, and repairing electrical fittings, wiring, and lighting systems
  • Repairing and replacing faulty electrical equipment and related fixtures
  • Work with utility companies to maintain power lines for timely clearing of tree branches and debris
  • Reading and interpreting technical diagrams and blueprints for recommendation as needed
  • Identifying and mitigating safety hazards
  • Basic outdoor cabling on tents, and/or connection of the school Public Address System during school events.
  • Adhering to the School’s Safety Policy and Local building regulations
  • Maintaining electrical fittings stock lists and ensuring timely replenishment by raising requisitions through the Estate manager

This job description is not a comprehensive statement of procedures and tasks but sets out the main duties and responsibilities of the job and the expectations of the school to the post holder’s professional responsibilities and duties.

However, the job or duties described may vary or be amended from time to time without changing the level of responsibility associated with the post.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • The ideal candidate is good at problem-solving, has attention to detail, and is proactive with the ability to work under minimal supervision.

Qualifications and Professional Experience

  • Minimum Artisan in Electrical Installation/Electrical Wiring
  • At least 5 years of hands-on experience

How to apply

Please email your CV to with Electrician in the subject line as soon as possible. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.