Position: Approved Electrician
Salary: Up to GBP14.59 per hour
Ref: 522080_1578484628
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 08/01/2020
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Location: Portsmouth

Salary: £14.59 per hour plus excellent benefits package

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time

Our Role

SSE Enterprise Contracting is part of the SSE Group and is a leading mechanical and electrical contractor in the UK with an annual turnover of circa £500 million. Operating in a dynamic and growing environment, we have an exciting opportunity for Approved Electricians to join our business to support recent contract wins across the Portsmouth area.

You will carry out electrical installation and/or servicing & maintenance work without immediate supervision in a safe, efficient and economical manner in accordance with the current edition of BS: 7671, Construction Industry Safety Regulations, and SEC/SSE Policies and Procedures.

Your Skills and Experience

You will have been a registered apprentice or undergone equivalent method of training and have practical experience in electrical installation and/or servicing & maintenance work. Ideally you 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. You will have obtained a test and inspection qualification to 2391 or 2395/5 or approved equivalent. Additionally, you will have obtained training in Safety, Health and Environment best practices.

A full UK drivers license will be required in this role.

Our Company

The Enterprise Division comprises four companies: Contracting, Rail, Telecoms and Utilities. The SSE Enterprise Projects and Operational Support Team support the entire Enterprise division leading the deployment of best practice in assurance, project management, engineering and in handling strategic projects.

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.

Our Benefits

We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here's a few highlights;

- Generous holiday allowance (you can even buy additional holidays)

- Great share plans

- Group Pension Plan

- One day paid volunteering

- Tailored internal development opportunities

This role is open to internal and external applicants.

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