Booker & Best

Employment opportunities

Why not work for us?

A 'can do' attitude is just as important to this company as experience, and we are open minded to those looking to change direction in their career. Interested? - then we look forward to hearing from you.
Please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your details and CV, as we are currently experiencing a growth in our business and may well have positions available for the right people.

Current vacancies

Booker & Best Ltd are seeking to recruit:

Electricians

Booker & Best Ltd is a busy local company with branches across East Sussex through to Bognor Regis and have various opportunities. Are you an experienced Electrician? We are looking for qualified/approved electricians to predominantly work on our periodic test and inspection contract. Other works will include consumer unit replacements, fault finding and installation works.

Here at Booker & Best Ltd we are working as a leading Social Housing contractor and are looking to employ Electricians with sufficient knowledge to join our team in the areas covering East Sussex to Bognor Regis. You will be working for a modern, forward-thinking business; that believes the people's strengths, skills and personalities are the key to the company's success.

A full clean driving licence is required also an Enhanced DBS will also be required, which Booker & Best Ltd will undertake.

We are working as an established electrical compliance specialist in the UK who complete domestic EICR work, you will be working on large contracts in the social housing sector and more.

Booker & Best Ltd currently have a full-time opportunity for a qualified / approved Electrician / Tester to join our company. We are a well established firm working within Commercial, Domestic and Industrial environments.

Key Responsibilities for this role will include but not inclusive:

  • Main role is testing in on our Social Housing Contract to install, test inspect and maintain electrical systems across a variety of sites..
    • Conduct relevant testing, electrical certification, fault finding and remedial works.
      • Ensure all works are carried out in line with company policies, procedures and requirements
      • Essential skills / Experience required for this role:

        • ECS Gold Card or BS7671 - 18th Edition Qualified
        • C&G 2360, 2330 (or equivalent) Level 3 in Electrical Installations
        • NVQ Level 3 or equivalent (Electrotechnical)
        • Certificated qualifications and demonstrated knowledge and experience in electrical testing, installation and maintenance. (City and Guilds 2391 or 2394 / 2395 preferred)
        • Minimum 1 year of testing experience in a similar environment
        • Ability to accurately interpret technical data, drawings and instruction.
        • Ability to work within a team and independently with attention to detail and some lone working where necessary.
        • Positive attitude, adaptability to client needs, and a proactive approach to problem-solving.
        • Good working knowledge of Health & Safety
        • The successful candidate will hold a Full Clean UK Driver's Licence.

        Benefits: Further training opportunities, Company Uniform. You will receive a competitive salary, holidays and pension contributions. Company van and fuel card supplied.

        Working 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday – pre agreed flexibility on hours can be discussed to suit child care.

        For further information and an application form please contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Booker & Best Ltd are seeking to recruit:

- Plumbers

Booker & Best Ltd are a busy local company with branches in Hastings and Hailsham and have various opportunities within our maintenance division. Are you an experienced Plumber? Do you have experience working in Social Housing along with the drive to further your career in a rewarding new position? If so, we may be able to help you!

Here at Booker & Best Ltd we are working as a leading Social Housing contractor are looking to employ Plumbers with sufficient plumbing knowledge to join our team in the Hastings area, to work on Voids/occupied properties on repairs & maintenance.

Working the Social Housing sector, you will have the exciting opportunity to develop your skills and knowledge by tackling a variety of repairs/maintenance in social housing properties. Your duties will include various repairs in properties mainly plumbing.

You will be working for a modern, forward-thinking business; that believes the people's strengths, skills and personalities are the key to the company's success.

You will be required to travel within the East Sussex, West Sussex and Kent regions in domestic households, schools, colleges and public buildings for which a company vehicle will be provided.

A full clean driving licence is required also an Enhanced DBS will also be required, which Booker & Best Ltd will undertake.

The role:

Plumbing engineer to work from our Hailsham Branch serving properties on a long term maintenance contract.

  • The primary role is to carry out plumbing repairs and maintenance in a domestic setting in mainly Council owned housing stock.
  • Initial 1 Year Fixed term Contract – then permanent option
  • Reporting to the Reactive Repairs Contracts Manager
  • To respond to reactive and emergency faults and conduct reactive maintenance work to ensure compliance
  • Working 42.5 hours per week from 07:30 to 16:30, Monday to Friday – pre agreed flexibility on hours can be discussed to suit child care etc.
  • Requirement to participate in the out of hours on call rota .
  • You will receive a competitive Salary, holidays and pension contributions. Company van and fuel card supplied.

If you would like to discuss, and find out more about the position before formally applying, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Experienced Heating Engineers for Domestic and Commercial projects throughout the South East and Experienced Domestic/Commercial Service Engineers

The candidate will need to have a wide experience in all aspects of the trade although training will be considered. Permanent position for the right applicant. A full UK driving license is essential. Download an application form below or phone 01424 434391 between 9am-5pm Monday to Friday.

Apprenticeships

We regularly take on young people for apprenticeships, write in with your details and preferred trade and we will hold them on file.

Experienced Multi-trade Carpentry Operatives

With a wide experience in maintenance repairs and installations. - A full UK driving licence is essential.

Experienced Roofing, Bricklaying, Painting & Decorating and Multi Trade Sub-Contractors

To discuss opportunities further, please call 01424 434391 Monday - Friday 8am to 5pm.

Application Forms

To apply for a job vacancy please download one of the application forms below:
Booker & Best Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and operates a "no smoking" policy throughout the offices.

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