Position: Electrician/Approved Electrician
Salary: Negotiable
Ref: 522789_1582282470
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 21/02/2020
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Base Location: Hampshire/M3 corridor

Salary: Up to £33,512 per annum, depending on experience plus excellent benefits package

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full time - 37 hours per week | Flexible Working Patterns Available

About the Department

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.

What is the Role?

Due to expansion of our Rail business, we are now looking for either an Electrician or Approved Electrician based at Surbiton Rail Station to help maintain assets on Stations and Network Rail buildings across the M3 corridor and in Hampshire. Your main responsibilities will be to assist with maintenance and minor works, as well as attending call-outs, in a safe and efficient manner in accordance with the current Construction Industry Safety Regulations and SSE policies and procedures.

What Do I Need? 

To be successful in this role, experience within the railway environment will be an advantage but is not essential as Personal Track Safety (PTS) training can be provided. We would also carry out a medical assessment prior to you starting. Due to the nature of our work on call is part of this position and you may be required to work away from home on occasions (requiring overnight stays).

Applicants must have completed a Craft Apprenticeship or equivalent and obtained a pass in City and Guilds 2361 or equivalent and have a good working knowledge of the 18th Edition: Wiring Regulations. A qualification in Inspection and Test would be beneficial for this position and you should be able to demonstrate detailed knowledge of electrical systems and operating principles.

Applicants must have a clean UK driving licence.

Our Benefits 

We're 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 sse.

This vacancy is open to both internal and external candidates. The successful candidate may be subject to the Company's verification and vetting process if their vetting level changes. This includes a basic criminal records check.

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 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.