Position: HV Fitter
Salary: Up to GBP18.03 per hour
Ref: 523070_1578581829
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 09/01/2020
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Salary: £18.03 per hour based on experience plus excellent benefits package

Location: Slough

Our Role

With over 2,500 directly employed professionals, SSE Enterprise Contracting is one of the UK and Irelands largest and most progressive mechanical and electrical contracting businesses. We are currently looking for experienced Electrical Fitters and Trainee Fitters to carry out a variety of installations ranging from 11Kv /33kV sub stations, maintenance programs, asset replacement, automation, and National Networks.

Your Skills and Experience

Experienced Fitters

To be successful, you'll have previous experience working on Distribution Networks and a minimum HNC qualification or a recognised qualifications linked to Electrical, or Power Systems. You'll have previous experience working on Distribution Primary Schemes and a sound knowledge of 11kV to 33kV plant and equipment used for Power Distribution networks. DNO authorisations for Sub station entry up to 132kV and Receive PTW would be preferred but training can be provided. Ideally you'll also be experienced with protection systems wiring.

Trainee Fitter

Our teams are growing and achieving great results. You could be part of this exciting and challenging business that provides job security and the opportunity to develop with full training. As a Trainee Fitter you'll be involved in all aspects of work on our HV and LV Networks. Ranging from Low voltage to 33kV, you will be trained in Carrying out Sub station installations for our network customers, you will have opportunities to gain experience in supply restoration, mayor projects Primary's, and diversions on a pre-planned and quick response basis. You'll be working and building a career in a supportive team, with a strong sense of development and process improvement, and where your input counts.

You'll have a high regard for safety, embedding yourself in our safety culture and adhering to guidelines in everything you do. Outstanding customer relationship skills and a commitment to providing high-level service at all times is essential, you'll have excellent communication skills and be comfortable working alongside different internal and external teams.

Our Company

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.

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.

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

Just click the Apply button to submit your application, it doesn't take long.

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.

For more information about this role, or to discuss any adjustments you require to submit your application please get in touch via sse.