Position: HV Maintenance Contracts Engineer
Salary: Negotiable
Ref: 523181_1580316913
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 29/01/2020
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Location: Swillington, Leeds

Salary: Up to £47,000 DOE plus Bonus, Car and Excellent Benefits

Permanent Full Time | 37 Hours per week

Our Role

Our HV team in Swillington, Leeds is a small but profitable and highly-skilled HV technical resource, contributing to the growth of our HV business throughout the North Region.

We currently have an opportunity for a HV Maintenance Contracts Engineer to join this team, to identify and develop sustainable HV business opportunities, focusing on new and existing HV contract customers. In addition, you will design, estimate, plan and manage the delivery of associated work contracts. You will also provide a consistent workflow and optimise the profit contribution to the business and ensure all safety, quality, technical and commercial requirements are met.

Skills and Experience Required

With a proven track record in design, construction and operation of electrical plant and equipment up to 33kV, you will have sound HV and LV electrical knowledge and will be familiar with all Suspension of Operational Practice, Dangerous Incident Notifications and National Defect Reports. Candidates will need an electrical background encompassing a range of contracting activities and be able to demonstrate commercial acumen and enthusiasm to help grow our business.

You will have the ability to identify, design, quote and manage HV contracts and will be able to negotiate with clients to secure profitable business. You should be able to apply financial and budgetary controls so that maximum profit is received, whilst managing quality, safety and planning of the work. You will also have a working knowledge of the CDM regulations, in addition to general office applications including MS Project. Previous HV operational experience would be beneficial.

Our Company

The Enterprise Division comprises of 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 Contracting is a leading Mechanical and Electrical Contractor in the UK which delivers services ranging from small re-wires to major design and build projects.

Our Benefits

Were 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 with 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.