Street Lighting Operative

Totally Local Company
£22,183 per annum
Job Type
Expiry Date

Street Lighting Operative

Reference: OP2357 and OP2499
No. of Vacancies: 2
Location: Stockport, SK3 0XT
Salary: £22,183 per annum
Hours: 37 hours per week
Closing date: Ongoing

At Totally Local Company 2 opportunities have arisen for Street Lighting Operative's who possess a professional demeanour, sound judgement and integrity to join the Street Lighting Team.


Duties & Responsibilities

To receive work instructions from either the supervisor and or higher graded operational personnel.
To identify and understand the task to be undertaken.
To formulate the correct approach to carry out the task, in a safe and effective manner, with regard to Health & Safety and other relevant legislation. 
To use all equipment and machinery effectively, efficiently and in accordance with safe working practices. Including driving and operation of company or hired vehicles and plant. 
To use all materials in accordance with safe working practices, including manual handling and the COSHH regulations. 
To keep all materials, plant, equipment and vehicles secure from theft and damage.
To complete the works required within the given timescales 
To report any faults with plant, equipment or machinery to the Assistant Group Manager. 
To fully participate in operational staff training and development programmes. 
To maintain good working relationships with the general public and deal with any minor queries or complaints, and to relay any significant customer issues to the Assistant Group Manager, for further action. 
To work flexibly in the interests of the Company – including working outside the Borough of Stockport. This may include undertaking other duties provided that these are appropriate to the employee’s background, skills, abilities and training. Where this occurs there will be consultation with the employee and any necessary personal development will be taken into account. 

Skills, Knowledge & Expertise

Should be experienced in all aspects of road maintenance inclusive of streetlights, signs, bollards, speed cameras. 
Must be able to work at heights.
Possess a full LGV Driving Licence or Equivalent up to 32 Ton.
Assist Electrician in commissioning of street furniture.
Understands and actively supports Totally Local Company/Stockport Councils diversity and equality policy. 
Ability and willingness to work outside normal office hours as demands necessitate.
A willingness to be flexible in a changing environment.


In return you will benefit from 8 days paid bank holidays plus generous annual leave entitlement with a competitive salary and pension scheme.

About Totally Local Company

Totally Local Company offers dedicated teams to support your facility management and make your life easier.

Working with private and public sector businesses in the Greater Manchester areas, we work closely with our customers to engage and listen to your needs. On understanding your brief, we will respond with effective, professional and innovative solutions.

Our People

Our expertly trained teams will carry out all jobs to the highest of standards, in a professional and friendly manner.  As part of their role and training, they will also make your account manager aware of any extra work they believe your business needs or anything you need to be aware of, such as winter maintenance, external lighting or new signage.

We are committed to the safety and wellbeing of our staff. We are also fully focused on providing quality services for our customers whilst creating and preserving a cleaner, greener environment. This is reflected in our certifications to OHSAS18001:2007, ISO14001:2015, and ISO9001:2015.