HV Fitter

  • Job Reference: 524496
  • Date Posted: 11 September 2020
  • Employer: SSE PLC
  • Website: https://sse.com/careers/
  • Location: Essex
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction, Engineering, Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Base Location: East Anglia and Essex

Salary: Competitive plus overtime

Working Pattern: 37 hours | Permanent | Flexible working patterns available

About the Department

SSE Enterprise Contracting is one of the UK's largest Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) contractors with a product/service portfolio ranging from M&E LV, HV, Instrumentation, Street Lighting, Facilities Management through to Combined Heat and Power solutions.

What is the Role?

You'll be carrying out HV installations, maintenance in a safe, efficient and economic manner. This will include setting out from drawings and specifications to establish the requirements of a project and ensure compliance to policies and procedures.

Working on our existing client contracts, you'll be able to demonstrate competency in various types of industrial and DNO installations. You'll also be provided with the required training to carry out HV installations and will thrive in a team environment, whilst also be able to work independently.

What Do I Need?

To be successful, you'll possess appropriate electrical qualifications and CSCS/ECA grading/accreditation or equivalent. In addition, you'll also have achieved City & Guilds 236 Part 1 & 2 or equivalent to an electrician.

Previous HV experience is desirable but not essential, but a full UK driving licence is required for this role, as well as a passion for safety and the ability to work well in a team as well as independently.

Our Benefits

We're committed to ensuring we offer our people a great place to work, with competitive salary, contributory pension plan and benefits package. Click here to find out what else is on offer.

Next Steps

All applications should be submitted online however to discuss any adjustments you may require submitting your application please get in touch with We'll let you know the outcome of your application after the closing date.

This vacancy is open to both internal and external candidates. The successful candidate may be subject to the Company's verification and vetting process if their vetting level changes. This includes a basic criminal records check.

About 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'.

SSE is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees

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