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Maintenance and Installation Electrician

  • Organisation:York Museums Trust
  • Location:York, England
  • Salary: £8,549.59-£10,292.03 (£21089-£25387 fte)
  • Contract type:Permanent / Part-Time

Your new organisation 

York Museums Trust is an independent charitable organisation created to manage York Art Gallery, York Castle Museum, Yorkshire Museum & Gardens, and York St Mary’s.  Our vision is to work together with audiences and communities to inspire, to share and to care for cultural heritage.   

Your new role 

These are exciting times to join the Trust on the back of our multi award winning redevelopment of York Art Gallery and with ambitious plans for the future.  

This new post will assume responsibility for the ongoing maintenance of all our existing permanent and display electrical infrastructure, and the installation of any new electrical equipment/infrastructure required across our sites.   

What you’ll need to succeed 

The successful candidate will be qualified to 17th or 18th Edition Test and Inspection.  They must also be able to work at heights on ladders and scaffolding, and in confined spaces.  Additionally, a full driving licence is a requirement of the post, together with a good understanding of relevant legislation.  

What you’ll get in return 

As an organisation York Museums Trust is committed to encouraging and increasing diversity amongst our workforce. We welcome applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. 

How to apply: 

Please download the following documents:  

Please send your CV, the completed Equal Opportunities forms and a covering letter (which should be no more than two sides of A4) stating why this role interests you and how your skills and experience meet the requirements of the role, to [email protected] 

Applications can only be accepted from candidates who have permission to work in the UK.  If, after applying, you have not heard from us by two weeks after the closing date, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.  

Dates to bear in mind… 

Closing date for applications is 9 am on Monday 28th November 

Interviews will take place in York on Tuesday 6th December 

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