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"When you have exhausted all possibilities, remember this: you haven't". Thomas Edison. 

Thomas Edison, the inspiration behind the name The 79group. Not only did he invent the commercial incandescent light bulb in 1879 but his philosophy of applying his intelligence across multiple challenges is what inspires all of us at The 79group today.  If you share a determination to succeed, to always find a way to overcome challenges, to always want to be the best, we need you in our team.  Please send enquiries and CV to darryl@79group.co.uk or call him on 01452 714391. 

Electrical Engineer

Posted 1 month ago

79 Group are a turnkey MEP contractor & lighting manufacturer based in Staverton, Gloucestershire with a northern regional office in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire and work across the UK. 

Our respected clients depend on us to deliver projects of various sizes and complexity across some of the most well-known & prestigious locations in the country.

Our comprehensive services include mechanical, electrical, & public health supply and installation, primarily in retail, industrial, commercial, banking, hospitality, and leisure.

With continued sustainable growth, we are currently recruiting for an Electrician – to be based at our Head Office in Cheltenham or Regional office in Huddersfield

Role Description:

The key role of the Electrician is a challenging & rewarding opportunity offering great variety. No two days will be the same, and if you enjoy working in a passionate team this role could be for you.

The position presents exciting future career development potential as the company evolves & grows. We are seeking someone who is committed, driven and enjoys working within a small team to support the company’s growth & success. 

Position: Electrical Site Manager

  • Full-time with competitive rate depending on experience £15.50 - £18.50 per hour based on a 40-hour standard week.
  • Paid Overtime
  • Company Van Provided
  • Reasonable expenses
  • Competitive Pension Scheme
  • 25 Days Holiday Per annum + Statutory leave + ME Days

Typical Daily Duties:

  • Installation works along side the 79group team
  • Reporting into the Site Manager / Project Manager
  • Coordination with other trades
  • Quality checks of installed work
  • Managing materials orders and on-site storage
  • Compliancy to current wiring and building regulations.
  • Offering guidance to junior members of the team.

Attributes:

  • Must be proactive, committed, and hardworking.
  • Have a positive attitude to work and contribute enthusiasm to a team-based environment.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Show understanding and have the ability to apply themselves working under pressure to meet deadlines.
  • Show flexibility and initiative within the role
  • High attention to detail

Key Skills:

  • City and Guilds Test and Inspection
  • Current IEE wiring regulations
  • SSSTS / SMSTS preferable - training provided.
  • Completed NVQ Level 3 electro technical.
  • PASMA / IPAF trained – training provided.
  • Current UK Driving License

Please send email application to 

darryl.jackson@79group.co.uk

CAD Technician

Posted 1 month ago

79 Group are a turnkey MEP contractor & lighting manufacturer based in Staverton, Gloucestershire, and work throughout the UK. 

Our respected clients depend on us to deliver projects of various sizes and complexity across some of the most well-known & prestigious locations in the country.

79group's comprehensive services include mechanical, electrical, & public health supply and installation, primarily in retail, industrial, commercial, banking, hospitality, and leisure.

With continued sustainable growth, we are currently recruiting for several positions, one being a CAD TECHNICIAN

Position:

The CAD Technician role is a challenging, varying and rewarding opportunity. 

The role presents exciting future career developments as the company grows. We are seeking someone who is committed, driven and enjoys working within a small team to support the company’s growth. 

Role Type:

  • Full-time with competitive salary £25, 000 PA subject to experience.
  • Performance related bonus
  • Reasonable expenses
  • 25 days holiday per annum plus Bank holidays

Typical Daily Duties:

  • Supporting the whole design process for all projects from pre-construction to working drawings.
  • Use of AUTOCAD and BIM software to support creating technical based MEP designs.
  • Regular liaison with clients to manage expectations and design deadlines.
  • Support meeting with clients onsite and via video streams.
  • Preparing designs from concept through to construction.
  • Supporting Pre-Construction team administration for design and build projects.
  • Keeping OfficeNet (Business Operating System) updated with current dwg issues.
  • Helping collate information and proposal documentation for tender submittals.
  • Visiting current and prospective jobs to conduct surveys.

Attributes:

  • Must be proactive, committed, and hardworking
  • Have a positive attitude to work and contribute enthusiasm to a team-based environment
  • Vital to enjoy and be able to work within and as part of an extremely passionate team
  • Show understanding and have the ability to apply themselves working under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Show flexibility and initiative within the role
  • Communication skills are key
  • High attention to detail

Key Skills:

  • Electrical & mechanical design experience preferred but not essential
  • AutoCAD trained necessary & experience with Revit software beneficial
  • Microsoft office experience
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Administrative experience beneficial 
  • Customer care and communication skills imperative

Please send email application and CV to;

Darryl.jackson@79group.co.uk

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