33kV Senior Authorised Person

 
  • SSE Plc
  • United Kingdom, ENG
  • Aug 21, 2020
Engineering Full Time - Continuing

Job Description:

Base Location: Slough, Oxford, West London, Bournemouth, Portsmouth, Swindon, Southampton, Melksham, Reading or Poole

Salary: Competitive plus car/car allowance and benefits

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time, 37 hours per week

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 for 33kV Senior Authorised Persons who have a DNO training, authorisation or background. Ideal candidates will have knowledge and experience of commissioning and protection and the ability to lead teams of Electrical Fitters and Jointer staff. We ae looking for candidates to be based within or close to the geographic region covering West London, Slough, Oxford, Reading, Swindon, Melksham, Bournemouth, Poole, Southampton.

In this role you'll be potentially working on DNO Primary Substation asset replacement work, DNO New Connections (11kv & 33kV) or possibly large supply infrastructure projects on the Slough Trading Estate. You'll also be required to integrate as the technical lead for our project delivery teams and will need to interface with our clients and maintain their confidence. You'll also be responsible for our Jointing and Fitting team members.

Finally, you'll have excellent attention to detail, as you'll verify, modify and issue construction and schematic drawings as required to complete installations. You'll also help ensure that our HV construction projects meet the design specification and are delivered on time and on budget.

What Do I Need?

To be successful in this role you'll have or previously held DNO Authorisations at 33kV (SFT, PTW etc). You’ll require experience in Commissioning and Protection and the ability to issue safety documents and put skilled operatives to work.

Safety will always be your priority and therefore expect you'll always adopt and promote our number one value.

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 [email protected]. 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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