Position: Asset Integrity Manager
Salary: GBP36500 - GBP50000 per annum
Ref: 521911_1568901956
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 19/09/2019
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Base Location: Reading

Salary: £36,500 - £50,000 depending on skills and experience + car/cash allowance + annual bonus

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time

About the Department

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 Utilities is the Distributed Energy and Private Networks business of SSE plc. We finance, own, operate and maintain energy infrastructure for commercial, industrial and residential customers - providing them with a market leading project development service and certainty of operational performance and asset management.

What is the Role

An Asset Integrity Manager is required to join the SSE Enterprise Distributed Energy division to be responsible for the continued management of the condition and upkeep of Multi-occupancy dwelling gas networks adopted by the IGT owner Indigo Pipelines (SSE Utility Solutions are the contracted Asset Manager for Indigo Pipelines Ltd) to ensure sound integrity and thus continued safe operation.

Your role is to manage the Periodic Safety Inspections Program of relevant steel systems supplying high rise and other multi-occupancy developments. Therefore, strong knowledge of IGEM/G/5 (Gas in Flats) is essential as well IGEM TD 3 & 4.

As a strong people manager, you will oversee a small team of inspections personnel and supervise any associated repair & replacement activities.

What do I need?

The ideal candidate will have the ability to display an understanding of current gas industry connection activities. Ideally, you be a member of the Institute of Gas Engineers and Managers as an Engineering Technician or Incorporated Engineer or working towards either of these.

You will have exceptional communication and report writing skills and a good working knowledge of Microsoft office.

A full current UK driving license is required as this position will require on-site management activities as well as regular liaison with property management organisations.

To be considered for the role, you will require a excellent knowledge and experience of the following:

- Relevant Gas Industry Legislation and Regulations

- Relevant Institute of Gas Engineers Main Laying and Service Laying Standards (TD/3 and TD/4) and IGEM/G/5 (Gas in Flats), as well as other applicable IGEM and gas industry standards.


- Recognised H S& E qualification or equivalent experience

- SCO trained (AE/CP Accredited) or equivalent experience

- NRSWA accreditation, preferable but not essential

Please notify your line manager before you submit your application.

Our Benefits

Were committed to ensuring we offer our people a great place to work, with competitive salary, contributory pension plan and benefits package. Why not watch our short employee benefits video to see what else is on offer?

Next Steps

For more information about this role, or to discuss any adjustments you require to submit your application please get in touch with myself Debbie McMillan or 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 its 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.

Closing date for applications is: 03/10/2019