Position: Electrician
Salary: Up to GBP14.59 per hour
Ref: 522592_1578392867
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 07/01/2020
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Location: Southampton

Employment Basis: Fulltime Permanent

Salary: £14.59 per hour plus Excellent Company Benefits

Our Role

Within the Southampton area we deliver a variety of Mechanical and Electrical Projects for our customers, including new builds and refurbishments. Due to an increase in contract wins we currently have an opportunity for an Electrician to join our team. Working on existing and upcoming client contracts, you will be able to demonstrate competency in various types of industrial and commercial installations as well as any necessary servicing and maintenance work without immediate supervision in a safe, efficient and economical manner.

Your role will also involve commissioning and testing electrical systems and equipment, issuing relevant certifications as required and setting out jobs from drawings and specifications. You must therefore 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.

Skills and Experience

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). In addition you will have a thorough working knowledge of Industry Codes of Practice, relevant British Standards and Construction Industry Safety Regulations and also have obtained Achievement Measurement 2.

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

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

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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.