Position: Data/ Electrical Installer
Salary: Negotiable
Ref: 524116_1596011148
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 29/07/2020
Expiry Date: 26/08/2020
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Base Location: Perth

Salary: £14.59ph plus excellent benefits

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

What is the Role?

Due to significant growth, The SSE Enterprise Telecoms division is currently recruiting for Electrician/data installer to join our Civils, Fibre and Structured Cabling Team, we have brand new opportunities enabling you to work on one of the largest telecoms and data centre networks within the UK. The successful candidate will be required to undertake a variety of tasks predominately in the north of the UK working out of the one of our key offices, for both internal and external clients.

Reporting to the Contracts Manager/Site Technician, you will be required to undertake a variety of tasks for both internal and external clients throughout the UK, adhering to and promoting the company's core safety values at all times. This will include the installation of small power circuits, installation of various electrical and data containment systems and installation of various cabling systems, including data communication and telecommunications cabling.

You will be required to be a member of the reactive callout team which will cover 1 week in 3, responding to and managing various issues and faults across the country so flexibility is a must for this role.

What do I Need?

You should be qualified to the current IEE Wiring regulations (BS7671/18th edition) or to City and Guilds 2330 Level 2/3. Experience of sub-station works would be desirable, experience in structured cabling copper/fibre optic systems, experience or a willingness to learn new skills in civils and fibre supervision would also be an advantage when applying for this role. However, for the correct applicant appropriate training will be given. A full UK Driving Licence is vital. As safety is our number one priority, you must be confident to act on your own initiative in all situations.

It would be advantageous if you have experience covering the following:-

- Be able to write, receive and review work packages, safety documentation and relevant drawings to allow the person to undertake the various tasks to completion of the project.

- Ability to work as part of a Team on Larger projects and as an individual on Smaller projects.

- Confident in liaising with clients, sub-contractors and suppliers as and when required.

- Have the experience, knowledge and confidence to solve on-site day to day issues within the scope of the project.

- Demonstrate the ability to use a PC/tablet to receive / send, emails, photos, drawings and other relevant documents.

- Carry out on site daily risk assessments / site inductions / vehicle and plant check sheets / HAVs.

- Assist with the completion of Site audits and safety briefs

- Having an understanding of the roles and responsibilities within the CDM regulations

- Qualified IEE Wiring regulations (BS7671/18th edition) or equivalent

- A confident communicator

- Experience in Sub Stations

- A Full driving licence

Our Benefits

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Next Steps

All applications should be submitted online however to discuss any adjustments you may require to submit your application please get in touch. We'll let you know the outcome of your application after the closing date.

This vacancy is open to both internal and external candidates. Internal candidates - as a courtesy, please inform your manager prior to submitting an application for this role.

About SSE

SSE is one of the largest and most diverse energy companies in the UK and a successful player in the UK energy supply business with around 10 million customers across our various brands. SSE Telecoms is a specialist System integrator of the SSE. With extensive experience working in very challenging environments, We have grown to become a market-leading solution provider. We offer the expertise from a company with significant resources and infrastructure and its own extensive corporate fibre optic nationwide telecom network. We provide all aspects of system integration, from fibre optic cabling through to implementing complete LAN and WAN infrastructures, are all undertaken for our clients nationwide.

Are you interested in joining a company that has ambitions and investment to grow 10 times its current size? We currently operate 13,800km of private telecoms network with an estate of 70 data centres. Imagine the magnitude of change and growth you could be part of and influence!

A company that views its employees as a key part of its assets has flexibility and agility as its core working values, which enables excellent work/life balance.

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.