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Street Lighting Operative

Location: London, Greater London

Due to continued development and growth, FM Conway is looking to recruit a Street Lighting Operative to join the teams working on our Kensington and Chelsea and Hammersmith and Fulham contracts. You will join us on a full time, permanent basis and will receive a highly competitive salary and excellent benefits package!

At FM Conway, we deliver vital infrastructure services that help keep people, communities and businesses moving.  Our people are our greatest asset and we are always searching for talented individuals to join our family.

The Street Lighting Operative Role

As our Street Lighting Installation Operative, you will work within a small team undertaking electrical street lighting installations. You will demonstrate operational skills such as working at heights within a challenging environment and will use your knowledge of electrical systems and procedures as part of your day to day role.

Responsibilities of our Street Lighting Operative

  • Interpreting scaled drawings of basic electrical installations and detailed drawings of underground cabling.
  • Ensuring that all site works are executed in a time and cost efficient manner whilst ensuring regular liaison with supervisor.
  • Working within Health and Safety Plans, method statements and risk assessments.
  • Maintaining plant vehicles and materials record sheets to support the works programme, as well as insuring that al plant is fit for purpose and maintained to the required standard.

What we are looking for in our Street Lighting Operative:

We are seeking a person with previous experience of working in the Street Lighting industry and ideally with the ability to coordinate street lighting operations. This role will involve travel to other FM Conway and customer locations, and therefore the job holder must be able to drive and possess a full UK driving license. Other essential skills include:

  • G39 certification
  • ASLEC Approved
  • ECS
  • IPAF qualified
  • NRSWA Units 1 to 9
  • Manual handling
  • Abrasive wheels
  • First Aid


  • Computer literate
  • HGV Class 2
  • Hiab operations
  • Electrician
  • Live works excavations

Benefits of becoming our Street Lighting Operative

In return for your commitment FM Conway will offer you a competitive salary with a wide range of benefits such as company pension, gym and active discounts, life assurance and career & professional development.

This is an exciting opportunity for anyone looking to develop their career so if you would like to join the team as our Street Lighting Operative then please click ‘apply’ today, we’d love to hear from you

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