Position: HV Projects Engineer
Salary: GBP55000 - GBP56000 per annum + Bonus, Car and Excellent Benefits
Ref: 522298_1573748185
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 14/11/2019
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Location: Slough

Salary: Up to £55,000 DOE plus Bonus, Car and Excellent Benefits

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time

Our Role

Our HV Projects Team at based from our Slough office is a highly successful business delivering small, medium and large scale projects. Those vary between new build installations and existing Primary and Grid substation refurbishment projects. The projects involve civil construction, and High Voltage (11kV & 33kV) plant and switchgear works. The majority of these works are carried out for SSE Networks.

We currently have an opportunity for an experienced HV Projects Engineer to join our team, to identify and develop sustainable HV business opportunities, focusing on new and existing HV customers. In addition, you will undertake outline design work, estimating, planning and managing the delivery of associated work contracts. You will also help secure a consistent workflow optimising the profit contribution to the business whilst ensuring all safety, quality, technical and commercial requirements are met. You will work with our trusted supply chain partners, our existing directly employed 33kV Senior Authorised Persons alongside our Fitting and Jointing teams.

Skills and Experience Required

With a proven track record in design, construction and operational understanding 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 maintain and grow our business.

You will have the ability to identify, design, quote and manage HV Projects 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 SAP 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

We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here are 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 doesnt take long.

Please be aware if you are successful, you'll be required to complete our pre-employment screening process before joining SSE.

Job Benefits:

Bonus, Car and Excellent Benefits