Position: HV Commissioning Support Engineer
Salary: Up to GBP42000 per annum + Car or Cash Allowance
Ref: 522683_1574438925
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 22/11/2019
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Location: Pontypridd, Treforest

Salary: Up to £42k plus Car or Cash Allowance and excellent Benefits Package

Our Role:

SSE Contracting has an aim to grow significantly over the next 5 years and as such we have an exciting opportunity for an HV Commissioning Support Engineer to join our team in the Treforest area.

As an HV Commissioning Support Engineer you will report to the Lead Commissioning Engineer responsible for the Project Teams through the commissioning process to ensure that projects are delivered safely onto the network in line with SSEs commissioning policy and procedures. Ensuring that all commissioning requirements are considered and delivered at every stage of a project, you will be involved at project inception through to final handover to Operations. You'll analysis project layouts and designs, alongside other engineers, to establish the configuration which best meets project objectives to provide timely delivery of projects whilst maintaining security of the networks.

You'll also work with engineering teams to develop project build sequence diagrams, covering how projects will be delivered, identifying: key dates, outage requirements, interim running arrangements and interfaces with various HV Transmission and Distribution systems. You will check that commissioning activities meet the needs of the network as well as customer obligations. You'll participate in safety and design reviews to coordinate commissioning activities with project managers and the engineering teams in the delivery of capital and revenue projects. You will also be expected to assist in project Commissioning Panels.

Above all you'll always practice and promote a positive safety culture which is our number one value at SSE.

Your Skills and Experience:

To be successful in the role you'll be educated to HND (or HNC with appropriate experience) and have experience of working in a HV/EHV environment. You'll have a proven track record within the industry and experience of design, installation, operational and commissioning activities across HV/EHV voltages. You'll have ability to deliver high quality work in a demanding project environment and have experience in leading a team and the ability to be able to coordinate and motivate project teams through Commissioning Panel meetings and with stakeholders.

You will also have a working knowledge of the CDM regulations, in addition to general office applications including MS Project. You'll be committed to continuous improvement and be able to get excellent results through the team and others around you.

Our Company

The Enterprise Division comprises four companies: Contracting, Rail, Telecoms and Utilities. The SSE Enterprise Projects and Operational Support Team support the entire Enterprise division leading the deployment of best practice in assurance, project management, engineering and in handling strategic projects.

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

This role is open to internal and external applicants. If you are internal, please inform your line manager before submitting your application.

Closing date for applications is: 8th December 2019

Job Benefits:

Car or Cash Allowance