Position: Electrician
Salary: Negotiable
Ref: 522348_1570698724
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 10/10/2019
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Location: Chichester, West Sussex region

Salary: up to £27,434 per hour plus Standby and excellent benefits package

Permanent | Full Time Hours | 37 per week

Our Role

Within the West Sussex area we deliver a variety of Mechanical and Electrical Projects for our customers, including new builds and refurbishments. We currently have exciting opportunities for three electricians to join our team due to new project wins.

As an SSE Electrician, you will be working as part of our team to undertake planned / reactive maintenance tasks and resulting remedial works on our West Sussex County Council Contract and to West Sussex Schools. These works include Emergency Light testing, Fire Alarm Testing, General Electrical maintenance inspections and repairs, Quoted installation and remedial maintenance works.

Your Skills and Experience

To be successful in applying for this role, you must be able to demonstrate a detailed knowledge of Electrical systems operating principals and ensure compliance with the current edition of BS7671, Construction Industry Safety Regulations as well as SEC/SSE policies and procedures.

You will have completed your Electrical Apprenticeship and will have achieved an NVQ Level 3 (or approved equivalent) in installation and/or servicing/maintenance work or will have obtained a pass in the City and Guilds 2360 Parts 1 and 2 or 2351 or 2330 levels 2 and 3 (or approved equivalent).

City and Guilds 2391 or equivalent would be an advantage.

You should be qualified to Assessment and Measurement 2 (AM2) and have a good working knowledge of the 18th Edition: 2008 Wiring Regulations. Sound knowledge of Industrial, Commercial & Domestic installation requirements and the ability to effectively record faults/deviations of such will be expected.

A full UK driving licence is vital for this role as well as a passion for safety and the ability to work well in a team as well as independently.

Our Company

The Enterprise Division comprises four companies: Contracting, Rail, Telecoms and Utilities.

SSE Enterprise Contracting is one of the UK's largest Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) contractors with a product/service portfolio ranging from M&E LV, HV, Instrumentation, Street Lighting, Facilities Management through to Combined Heat and Power solutions.

Our Benefits

With more than 22,000 employees working over 242 locations, we strive to be a great place to work for everyone. In addition to a competitive salary, you'll automatically be enrolled in into our Group Pension Plan and have the opportunity to join our Share plans. You'll enjoy a generous annual leave entitlement of 34 days (inclusive of public holidays), with the option to buy up to 10 extra days. Each employee is also entitled to one day paid volunteering, allowing you to dedicate your time, skills and expertise to your local community or a charitable cause as part of our "Be the Difference" scheme.

Next Steps

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This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If you're internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application. If you're successful, well conduct some pre-employment checks.