Position: GIS Operator
Salary: GBP24479 - GBP29879 per annum
Ref: 541905_1658742246
Job Type: Temporary
Published On: 25/07/2022
Expiry Date: 22/08/2022
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

About the Role

Base Location: Thatcham

Salary: £24,479 - £29,879 per annum + a range of other benefits to support your family, finances and wellbeing.

Working Pattern: 9 month Fixed Term Contract | Full Time | Flexible First options available

Our Asset Data team ensure that the asset records of our underground and overhead electrical equipment are kept up to date. In this role you will:

- Focus on maintaining and delivering network record and asset data using the company software, Geographical Information System (GIS) and asset register for use by both internal and selected external customers.

- Support the wider team with routine and ad hoc requirements, as well as ensuring efficient running of the department on a day to day basis.

- Interact with many stakeholders, both externally and within the business.

- Utilise geographical mapping to conduct your duties.

What do I need?

To be considered for this role, we would love you to have:

- Experience using a company GIS system.

- An enthusiasm for working with data.

- Excellent IT skills including use of Office suite.

- A solid understanding of our company, electricity networks and the business structure in which we operate.

- A keen eye for detail and an ability to produce accurate and quality work.

- Excellent interpersonal skills which allow you to build lasting relationships with stakeholders at all levels.

About our Business

SSEN Distribution powers 3.8 million homes and businesses in communities across central southern England and the north of Scotland. Our team of more than 3,500 people keep customers connected to a safe and reliable supply of electricity whilst developing the flexible networks that are vital to achieving net zero. By enabling a smarter, more resilient electricity network we're ensuring our local communities continue to receive the power they need, both now and in the future. We are consistently investing and innovating to improve network resilience and future-proof power supplies for life's changing demands, from rolling out large scale EV charging schemes to supporting small community generation projects.

What's in it for you?

An excellent package with 34 days holiday entitlement, enhanced maternity/paternity leave, discounted healthcare, salary sacrifice car leasing and much more, view our full benefits package on our careers site.

As an equal opportunity employer we encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We actively encourage applicants from all protected characteristics and commit to providing any reasonable adjustments required during the application, assessment and upon joining SSE. Search for 'Inclusion & Diversity at SSE' to find out more.

Next Steps

All applications should be submitted online, and I'll be back in touch after the vacancy closing date to let you know the outcome.

If you would like to discuss any working differently requirements or adjustments you may require throughout the recruitment and selection process, please contact Stacey on 01738 342529.

Before commencing employment with SSE, you'll be required to fully complete our pre-employment screening process consisting of a basic criminal records and credit check.