Position: Approved Electrician
Salary: Up to GBP15.51 per hour + Benefits Package
Ref: 522319_1579180912
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 16/01/2020
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Location: Cambridge

Salary: £15.51 per hour plus excellent Benefits Package

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time

Our Role

Within the Cambridgeshire area we deliver a variety of Mechanical and Electrical Projects for our customers, including new builds and refurbishments. We currently have exciting opportunities for two Approved Electricians to join our team due to new project wins.

Working on these contracts, you will be able to demonstrate competency in various types of domestic, industrial and commercial installations as well as any necessary servicing and maintenance work without immediate supervision in a safe, efficient and economical manner.

Your role will be to deliver new installations in domestic and / or commercial and industrial premises, together with commissioning and testing electrical systems and equipment, issuing relevant certifications as required and setting out jobs from drawings and specifications. The positions will be based from our Cambridge Office.

Your Skills and Experience

To be successful in applying for this role, you must be able to demonstrate a detailed knowledge of Electrical systems operating principals and ensure compliance with the current edition of BS7671, Construction Industry Safety Regulations as well as SEC/SSE policies and procedures.

You will have completed your Electrical Apprenticeship and will have achieved an NVQ Level 3 (or approved equivalent) in installation and/or servicing/maintenance work or will have obtained a pass in the City and Guilds 2360 Parts 1 and 2 or 2351 or 2330 levels 2 and 3 (or approved equivalent).

City and Guilds 2391 or equivalent is essential and holding IPAF / PASMA and or HSG210 would be advantageous (though not essential).

You should be qualified to Assessment and Measurement 2 (AM2) and have a good working knowledge of the 18th Edition: 2008 Wiring Regulations. Sound knowledge of Industrial, Commercial & Domestic installation requirements and the ability to effectively record faults/deviations of such will be expected.

A full UK driving license is vital for this role as well as a passion for safety and the ability to work well in a team as well as independently.

Our Company

The Enterprise Division comprises four companies: Contracting, Rail, Telecoms and Utilities.

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

Our Benefits

With more than 22,000 employees working over 242 locations, we strive to be a great place to work for everyone. In addition to a competitive salary, you'll automatically be enrolled in into our Group Pension Plan and have the opportunity to join our Share plans. You'll enjoy a generous annual leave entitlement of 34 days (inclusive of public holidays), with the option to buy up to 10 extra days. Each employee is also entitled to one day paid volunteering, allowing you to dedicate your time, skills and expertise to your local community or a charitable cause as part of our "Be the Difference" scheme.

Next Steps

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