Position: Data Installation Electrician
Salary: Up to GBP27343 per annum
Ref: 521747_1574347330
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 21/11/2019
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Base Location: Perth

Salary: £27,343 plus benefits

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time 37 hours per week

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 Telecoms operates a 13,700km private telecoms network, with 265 Points of Presence and connectivity to over 80 commercial data centres that span the UK. With its extensive telecoms engineering experience, the company provides commercial security with unrivalled in-house engineering resource to Service Providers, Large Enterprises and the Public Sector providing a competitive range of leading-edge Ethernet, Cloud Connect, Optical Networking and Co-location services.

What is the Role

The SSE Enterprise Telecoms division is going through a period of significant growth where we have an opportunity for an experience Data Installation Electrician to join our Civils, Fibre and Structured Cabling Team.

This opportunity will enable you to work on one of the largest telecoms and data centre networks within the UK where you will 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.

You will be involved in the installation of small power circuits, various electrical and data containment systems and installation of various cabling systems, including data communication and telecommunications cabling.

As part of this roll you will be a member of the reactive callout team which covers 1 week in 3, responding to and managing various issues and faults across the country. Therefore, flexibility is a must for this role.

What do I need?

You must be qualified to the current IEE Wiring regulations BS7671 (17th edition or 18th edition) or to City and Guilds 2330 Level 2/3 and have experience of carrying out testing.

City and Guilds 2391 Inspection and Testing qualification and substation experience is highly desirable and a background in structured cabling both copper and fibre optic systems would also be advantageous.

You will be a confident communicator with the ability 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. Furthermore, you'll liaise with clients, sub-contractors and suppliers as and when required.

A strong understanding of the roles and responsibilities within the CDM regulations is essential and demonstrable experience of Substations is required; paired with the desire to learn new skills in civils and fibre supervision.

As Electrician, you will perform on site daily risk assessments, site inductions and vehicle and plant check sheets/HAVs. As well as assisting in the completion of Construction phase plans, site audits and safety briefs.

As a company vehicle is provided, a full driving licence is required.

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: 05/12/2019