Minor Connections Field Project Manager

  • SSE Plc
  • United Kingdom, ENG
  • Apr 30, 2021
Technology, Engineering Full Time - Continuing, Flexible

Job Description:

Base Location: Aldershot

Salary:£ £32,851 - £43,385 + car or car allowance + a range of other benefits to support your family, finances and wellbeing.

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time | Flexible working options available

What is the Role?

In this role you will be responsible for:

- Ensuring site visits are carried out prior to work commencing

- Delivering excellent customer service whilst ensuring our customers understand all the requirements to allow the smooth completion of the new connection

- Resolving customer queries/consenting issues prior to work commencing

- Identifying and raising variation requests if there are any changes to how the project is to be delivered

- Reviewing all costs associated with the design and ensure they are accurate to prevent projects becoming over spent

- Providing accurate information from the site visits to enable construction packs to be produced by the hub project managers

What do I need?

To be considered for this role, we would love you to have:

- Good business and technical knowledge of electricity distribution LV network

- Excellent Customer service skills

- Project Management skills, ideally to the equivalent of Prince 2 (or similar)

- I.T. literate being comfortable with Microsoft packages such as Word, Excel and Office

- Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential and the ability to comfortably deal with stakeholders at all levels, both internal and external

About our Business

SSEN Distribution powers 3.8 million homes and businesses in communities across central southern England and the north of Scotland. Our team of more than 3,500 people keep customers connected to a safe and reliable supply of electricity whilst developing the flexible networks that are vital to achieving net zero. By enabling a smarter, more resilient electricity network we're ensuring our local communities continue to receive the power they need, both now and in the future. We are consistently investing and innovating to improve network resilience and future-proof power supplies for life's changing demands, from rolling out large scale EV charging schemes to supporting small community generation projects.

Life at SSE

If you're considering a career with us, you're probably wondering what's in it for you? From health and wellness to finances and family, we're proud of our benefits package which includes 34 days holiday (plus the option to buy additional days), enhanced maternity and paternity leave, discounted healthcare and a wide range of offers via our SSE Advantage scheme.

At SSE we're proud to celebrate difference. We all have different skills, experience and backgrounds and we strive to have a friendly and inclusive culture where you can be yourself. We 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. We actively encourage applicants from all protected characteristics and commit to providing any reasonable adjustments required during the application and assessment process, and upon joining SSE.

Next Steps

All applications should be submitted online, and I'll be back in touch after the vacancy closing date to let you know the outcome. However should you need to discuss flexible working or any specific adjustments necessary to submit your application, please contact 0141 224 7679 or [email protected].

EXTERNAL: Before commencing employment with SSE, you'll be required to fully complete our pre-employment screening process consisting of a basic criminal records and credit check.

INTERNAL: As a courtesy, please let your current line manager know you are applying.

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