Position: HV Commissioning Support Engineer
Salary: GBP31972 - GBP42224 per annum + Car/Cash Allowance plus Bonus
Ref: 522683_1580299075
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 29/01/2020
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Base Location: Pontypridd, Treforest

Salary: £31,972 - £42,224 plus car/car allowance

Working Pattern: 37 hours | Permanent | Flexible Working 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?

You'll report to the Lead Commissioning Engineer ensuring that projects are delivered safely onto the network in line with SSE's commissioning policy and procedures. You'll be responsible for ensuring that all commissioning requirements are considered and delivered at every stage of a project from inception through to final handover and operations. You'll analysis project layouts and designs, alongside other engineers, to establish the configuration which best meets project objectives to provide a timely delivery 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'll check that commissioning activities meet the needs of the network as well as customer obligations and participate in safety and design reviews to coordinate commissioning activities 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.

What Do I Need?

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 the ability to deliver high quality work in a demanding project environment. You'll also be able to lead, coordinate and motivate project teams through Commissioning Panel meetings with stakeholders.

Finally, you'll 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 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.

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.

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Job Benefits:

Car/Cash Allowance plus Bonus