Position: Electrical Technician
Location: Yorkshire
Salary: Up to GBP42224 per annum + + annual bonus
Ref: 522103_1569579071
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 27/09/2019
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Base Location: Aldborough/Atwick

Salary: £Up to £42,224 depending on skills and experience + annual bonus

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time 37 hours per week

About the Department

Thermal complements our renewables business to support the transition to a low-carbon economy by 2030. We embrace an innovative and inclusive culture and operate a flexible generation fleet that can respond quickly to market changes. We drive new growth by identifying, developing, building and operating high quality assets in GB, Ireland and internationally. In order to contribute to a low carbon future, we have committed to treble our current Renewables output by 2030.

What is the Role

SSE is a British FTSE 35 Company and is one of the largest and most diverse energy companies in the UK. Our core purpose is to provide the energy people need in a reliable and sustainable way. Our Generation business is responsible for the operation and maintenance of our generation assets and ensuring the plant is available for use by Energy Portfolio Management.

We currently have an opportunity for an experienced Electrical Technician to join our Gas Storage Business.

You will be tasked with effective implementation of maintenance, development and ongoing project work on the Electrical systems and standards on our Gas Storage Sites. This will include providing first line maintenance support, fault diagnosis to root cause analysis on critical plant and equipment and assisting in the preparation of maintenance schedules. You may at times supervise a team of staff and contractors to ensure work is completed to a high standard in terms of safety and quality and all relevant systems are updated.

To ensure the plant is working at its maximum performance you will complete preventative maintenance and contribute your ideas on how to improve processes.

What do I need?

To be successful in this role you will be educated to ONC/NVQ Level 3 in Electrical Engineering or equivalent, along with experience in a Electrical maintenance role in the gas industry or equivalent. Experience of using CMMS for example Maximo is essential as is being able to use the most up to date systems. You will take pride in the work you complete, have strong interpersonal, organisational and communication skills and be detailed orientated.

As you will travel to different sites it is essential you have a full driving licence and will be required to work flexibly to ensure the facilities are running to their maximum efficiency.

Internal applicants, please notify your line manager before you submit your application.

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

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: 07/10/2019

Job Benefits:

+ annual bonus