Base Location: Chepstow, covering South West England
Salary: Competitive Package including Annual Bonus + Company Car or Allowance
Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time Hours
About the Department
Energy Solutions design, install, monitor, maintain and optimise building control systems and are part of SSE's Distributed Energy division developing solutions for smart places - cities, campuses and buildings.
Working alongside our colleagues we provide some of the most critical building and energy generation services required in a Zero Carbon world.
You can read all about what we do here https://sseenergyoptimisation.co.uk/careers
What you'll be doing
In this role you'll be tasked with commissioning the installation of BEMS and Control systems in line with Customer design requirements and those outlined by the Project Manager within agreed timescales.
You'll be supporting and maintaining a collaborative working environment with internal & external customers and stakeholders. Whilst creating a high-performance culture in Project Delivery Teams, this will enable the business to meet and exceed both customer needs and business objectives. During the commissioning process, you'll compose your own software strategies and graphics engineering, you'll perform physical wiring checks and plant start-ups, provide technical support to other trades and sub-contractors and carry out trouble shooting to diagnose system defects. You'll also be involved with customers validation processes and execution as part of Commissioning works and Project handover procedures.
What do I need?
You'll ideally possess an HNC/HND in Building Services or an HNC/HND in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering. You'll also have previous experience in commissioning BMS and Control systems of Siemens and Trend controls, with the following desirable but not essential - Tridium and Cylon.
Excellent communication skills and report writing are essential to maintain strong relationships with all team members and customers, with a strong history of Microsoft Office suite.
Experience composing your own software strategies and graphics engineering is key and you'll have a professional manner and be dedicated to meeting customer expectations, including demonstrating a strong set of values to match those of the Energy Solutions Operations Team - Safety, Honesty, Integrity and Customer.
You will have great interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to deliver to deadlines.
We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here's a few highlights:
- Generous holiday allowance (you can even buy additional holidays)
- Company Bonus Scheme
- Great share plans
- Group Pension Plan
- One day paid volunteering
- Tailored internal development opportunities
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Please be aware if you are successful, you'll be required to complete our pre-employment screening process before joining SSE.
We all have different skills here at SSE and that's what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if it's not safe, we don't do it'.
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