HV Fitter

  • Job Reference: 524417
  • Date Posted: 8 October 2020
  • Employer: SSE PLC
  • Website: https://sse.com/careers/
  • Location: Berkshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction, Engineering, Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Base Location: Slough, Reading, Oxford, Melksham, Southampton and Portsmouth

Salary: Up to £18.48 p/h Additional Radius payment allowance could be applicable

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time, 37 hours | Flexible working options 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?

We are looking to recruit a number of HV Fitters across the locations of Slough, Reading, Oxford, Melksham, Southampton and Portsmouth.

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 additional training and opportunities to progress 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. You'll have previous experience working on Distribution Primary Schemes and a sound knowledge of 11kV to 33kV plant and equipment used for Power Distribution networks. DNO authorisations for Substation entry onto 132kV and Receive PTW would be preferred but training can be provided. 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 to submit your application please get in touch. We'll let you know the outcome of your application after the closing date.

Please be aware if you are successful, you will be required to complete our pre-employment screening process before joining SSE.

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.