Position: Cable Project Engineer
Salary: GBP32700 - GBP49100 per annum + Car/Cash Allowance and Annual Bonus
Ref: 522965_1576766771
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 19/12/2019
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Location: Aberdeen, Glasgow, Inverness, or Perth

Salary: £32,000 - £49,000 depending on skills and experience + car/cash allowance + annual bonus

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time Hours with flexible working patterns available

Our Role

As Cable Project Engineer you will provide technical support across multiple projects. This will include developing scope and specifications for new cable designs as well as modification to existing cable and electrical systems. You will also be responsible for reviewing contractor/consultants detailed designs and witness FAT. You will support field teams to ensure quality of installations and you will evaluate tenders and scope and, procure and manage specialist services from consultants.

Your Skills and Experience

The ideal candidate for this role will have a degree or HNC in a relevant Engineering discipline or relevant experience to this role. You should have a good awareness of the technical functions in Transmission along with an appreciation of legal and regulatory obligations and LCP governance and engineering processes. You will understand legislation and the implications for the Transmission network management for both Assets and Projects, including CDM & ESQCR.

With the ability to determine critical technical issues and prioritise them, you must be a problem solver with strength of character and excellent communication skills to ensure critical matters are addressed by the project teams.

Our Company

At Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN), our skilled teams operate and maintain our electricity distribution and transmission networks, carrying electricity to over 3.7 million homes across the north of the Central Belt of Scotland and Central Southern England.

Transmission operates under licence as Scottish Hydro Electric (SHE) Transmission plc, responsible for the transmission of electricity in the north of Scotland. We own and maintain the 132kV, 275kV and 400kV electricity transmission network in our licence area. Our network comprises of underground cables, overhead wooden poles, steel towers and electricity substations, and it extends over a quarter of the UK land mass across some of its most challenging terrain.

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

Next Steps

Just click the Apply button to submit your application, it doesn't take long.

If you're successful, we'll conduct some pre-employment checks.

Job Benefits:

Car/Cash Allowance and Annual Bonus