WEEE Electrician

North East
Industry Sector:
Sustainability Jobs, Waste Jobs, Energy Efficiency Jobs, Recycling Jobs, Sustainable Jobs, Electrical Jobs
Job Category:
Skilled Manual, Assessor, Officer, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Electrician
Job Type:
Education Level:
£22,000 to £22,000 per annum
Salary Description:
Circa £22,000 per annum, pro rata
Start Date:
CHM Recruit
Job Ref:

Job title: WEEE Electrician
 Circa £22,000 per annum, pro rata
Hours: Part time, 22 hours per week
Contract: 12 months fixed term
Location: Gateshead

About the Organisation
Our client is a leading regeneration charity, working through partnership to create communities in which people are proud to live and work. They are working towards a vision of a society of sustainable communities which are vibrant, healthy and safe, which respect the local and global environment and where individuals enterprise and prosper.

The WEEE project sits within a wider programme of waste awareness and recycling initiatives delivered by our client and the South Tyne and Wear Waste Management Partnership.

About the role
This organisation has an exciting opportunity for a WEEE Electrician. Working in partnership with the South Tyne and Wear Waste Management Partnership (STWWMP), as a member of this charity's Land and Communities Team, the Electrician will engage with the communities of Gateshead, Sunderland and South Tyneside to encourage the reduction, repair and re-use of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE). Operating alongside an experienced Project Lead, the Electrician will support the development and delivery of community activity including repair workshops, swap shops and road shows, to provide repair services and reuse activity aimed at raising awareness and facilitating behavioural change. The successful candidate will be a qualified Electrician with a passion for repairing small electrical household goods. They will be an excellent communicator, enjoy working with the public and be able to enthuse and encourage people to repair, reuse and repurpose their electrical items.

A bit about you
They are seeking an enthusiastic individual who is passionate about working with communities and recycling. You will be an experienced and qualified electrician with an ability to fix small household electrical items. They want someone like you who has strong organisational skills and is a great communicator who thrives with people. Having the ability to work independently and with a commitment to partnership working is essential as well as having the ability to encourage behavioural change. Your role will require you to be creative and energetic with a focus on delivering high quality engagement and outputs.

Closing date: Midnight on 12th December 2019
Interviews to be held on 20th & 23rd December 2019

To Apply and for More Information:

Please click the apply button. You will be taken to a simple CHM Recruit form and then redirected to the employer’s website where you can complete your application for this position.

This charity wants you to be yourself and they value everything that makes you unique. They recognise and celebrate your difference and together make a special and great place to work.

The organisation is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

No agencies please.

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