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Vacancy title
Lamp Technician - Birmingham (m/f/d)
Business unit
UK | Operations - SUI
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Closing date

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and reliable Lamp Technician to join Swarco UK & Ireland's Field Engineering Services team in Birmingham.

The role of Lamp Technician is to become proficient in maintaining all aspects of the Urban portfolio. Represent the companies’ best interests at all times and ensure all routine and reactive work is carried out in line with contractual conditions whilst assisting in maintaining Quality, Health & Safety, Environmental accreditations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Inspect and maintain all aspects of the Urban portfolio to a high standard and the customer’s specifications
  • Carry out routine lamp maintenance and cleaning to the required programme
  • Clean equipment cabinets and feeder pillars also remove graffiti where possible on sites that form part of contractual agreements with the customer
  • To undertake Signals Switch Off’s and Switch On’s in accordance with the local contract. Some of which will be “Out of hours”
  • To ensure all relevant paperwork including stock returns, timesheets and test certificates are tidy and completed within desired timescales
  • Ensure vehicle, tools, spares, and equipment to be used are in a safe and useable condition
  • Ensure that all your PPE is safe complete and being correctly used / worn
  • To show a high level of professionalism demonstrating particular attention to customer service
  • Complete and submit work sheets and time sheets on time

What we are looking for:


  • Computer use knowledge 
  • Ability to work on your own as well as part of a team
  • Ability to work at heights
  • Enthusiastic
  • Well organised
  • Flexible
  • Hold a Full UK driving licence
  • Safety awareness
  • Safe manual handling skills
  • Right to work in the UK


  • NRSWA Operatives Units 001, 002 and 003
  • G39 Electrical Awareness.
  • Working on Highways
  • Electrical and mechanical
  • Computer literate
  • Good geographical knowledge.

What we offer

As well as providing a competitive salary and benefits package, we actively run employee opinion surveys as part of our drive to provide a comfortable and supportive working environment. We will support your development and you will also receive:

  • Company Vehicle
  • 25 days holiday rising to 28 days with bank holidays in addition, plus the option to buy agreed number of days
  • Employee discount scheme with discounts online, in high street stores, cinema, holidays, restaurants and many more
  • Generous employer pension contributions
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Life assurance up to 4x salary


Please apply by clicking on the apply button

Applications are shortlisted on a rolling basis, and we reserve the right to interview and appoint before any advertised closing date. We therefore, encourage you to apply at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment. Applications received after the closing date will not be processed.

We have a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK, therefore successful candidates must have the right to work in the UK by the start of their employment. We are an equal opportunities employer. Please note,

Should we require recruitment agency involvement, we will contact the agencies on our PSL, and we would ask that you respect the relationships we have already built with these suppliers. If an agency submits an unsolicited CV to any partner or employee of our company, you should be aware that they have no authority to enter into an arrangement with you.