Freelance Event Electrician / Festive Light Installer – Night Work

Applications close:
Thursday 31 October, 2019

Locations: Edinburgh - Scotland

Field & Lawn is now a market leader in providing Festive and Christmas Lighting, offering a full range of services, including design, installation, infrastructure, display items and testing. We hold numerous contracts including George Street, Rose Street, The Mound and Glasgow West End to name a few.

What we are looking for

At our Edinburgh branch, we have fully trained installation, logistics and project management teams and are now seeking trained electrician with electrical-install experience to join the team starting from the end of Oct 2019 until the end of January 2020 with 3 weeks off in December.

What the job involves

The job involves travelling within Scotland central belt. Normal working days and times are Sunday – Thursday between the hours of 19:00 and 06:00 (times may vary).

  • Travelling from our Broxburn base to site location
  • Managing a site and overseeing installation crews
  • Installing festive lighting in Town Centres / Shopping centres, including the following features:
    • Lamp column Features
    • Cross Street features
    • Wall mounted features
    • Tree light installation
    • String Light installation
  • Drilling and anchor point installation (training given)
  • Installing electrical infrastructure and setting timers
  • Being present for switch on events
  • Fault finding and maintenance checks

Desirable Skills and Attributes

  • Full Clean Driving Licence
  • IPAF 3a (License can be obtained before starting)
  • 17th Edition (Desirable but not essential)
  • City and Guilds Level 2 / Level 3 Electrical Course (Desirable but not essential)

What we are offering

Rates of pay are highly competitive