Electrical PAT Testing Technician

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Electrical PAT Testing Technician

The Role

The role of “Electrical PAT testing technician” plays a vital role in ensuring the safety of all people involved in our work. It is also critical to ensuring high quality and reliable projects are delivered across the wide range of work that PYTCH does.

The level of work that we do is such that our equipment has to work first time, every time, reliably and be in excellent condition.

Much of the work is repetitive which enables successful the candidate to enter “flow state” which for many is enjoyable. The nature of the role affords potential for highly flexible work hours to meet lifestyle and family needs.

Company

PYTCH is an award-winning event production and creative media company based in Bristol UK.

We help clients create memorable experiences and share important messages.. To do this we have a lot of equipment, awesome staff (we call them “PYTCHers”), our own studios, a manufacturing facility and an amazing HQ, the PYTCH Campus (with our own airliner).

We are not the biggest company, but we do big things, fast, with impact and integrity. We move fast, energise and create.

While we approach our work with focus on integrity, reliability and value, at our core we are a purpose driven business. We drive sustainable event practices, technical innovation, inclusive engineering and creativity. We disrupt the things we think dont work. We are a certified B-corp and support a lot of environmental and social causes. Learn more here https://pytch.co.uk/our-values

Our Work

We have one of the largest and broadest stock of event production equipment in the UK. This includes audio, video, lighting effects and power. All this equipment must be tested and inspected to ensure it is safe to use, as well as reliable.

Specifics for the role

The specific tasks within the role include:

  • Cleaning and inspecting equipment and cable
  • Opening equipment and connectors to look for signs of damage
  • Using specialist test gear to test equipment
  • Making minor repairs to equipment to enable it to pass
  • Working with senior technicians and engineers to resolve more demanding or complex technical faults.
  • Maintaining a safe and tidy work environment

Essential Skills

The below are the essential skills the successful candidate must have

  • A positive, can-do, energetic attitude
  • An open mind and desire to learn new skills and grow as a person
  • Good communication skills
  • A reasonable understanding of basic electrical concepts
  • Good dexterity and an understanding of basic tools.
  • A UK drivers license

Development Opportunities

The opportunities for personal development and learning new skills at PYTCH are fantastic. With our highly diversified service offering you can learn new skills in every creative and technical discipline while in the job - this includes graphic design, videography, lighting, rigging, sound, video systems, 3d printing and many others.

Within the team of “PYTCHers” there is an incredible set of skills and knowledge which are readily shared.

As a relatively small company of under 30 full-time staff you will have access to and work with people of every type within the organisation.

Place of work

The "PYTCH Campus” is based at Skyline Park BS4 5EN in Bristol. Our HQ at 1 Skyline Park is a recently re-built facility with comfortable, collaborative, diverse and sustainable office spaces. This facility has an EPC rating of A3, is primarily solar and battery powered and uses zero hydrocarbons largely due to the use of air-source-heat pumps.

Adjacent to the PYTCH HQ is PYTCHAir, our airliner private jet. This space is used for meetings, parties, photo shoots and a fun place to collaborate.

We have secure bike storage, cycle servicing, ample off-street parking, EV charging, onsite showers and accessible toilets. Over the road from our HQ is 20+ acres of open meadows.

All PYTCHers benefit from a large communal kitchen which is ideal for preparation of fresh and healthy food.

We have great coffee and a sparkling water tap!

Contract Details and Benefits

Type of role - Full Time

Hours of work - 8.30am to 5pm as standard but we can negotiate different hours to suit your circumstances (this role doesnt need to be done at any specific time of day)

Location of work - 1 skyline park, BNS4 5EN and event sites as required.

Holiday - 28 days paid holiday a year

Equipment - all tools provided by us

Salary

We operate a transparent approach to pay and salaries. Anything less seems odd to us.

The salary for this role ranges from £22k-£30k.

Apply

You can apply for this job here.
Please also email your CV over to recruitment@pytch.co.uk

Learn more

We are on LinkedIn, Facebook, YouTube and Instagram. We publish a lot of content which is a great way of getting to know us.

Our website is here.