Position: PRESSURE SYSTEMS ENGINEER
Salary: plus Annual Bonus
Ref: 523472_1582191431
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 20/02/2020
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Location: Aberdeenshire, Peterhead Power Station

Salary: Competitive Package + Annual Incentive Bonus

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time | 37 hours per week with flexible working patterns available

Our Role:

We are currently looking to recruit an experienced Pressure System/Mechanical Engineer to join our Engineering Department at Peterhead Power Station. Located on the North East Coast of Scotland, Peterhead Power Station is unique in the UK, having been re-powered in 2000 to combine three large modern Combined Cycle Gas Turbine units with the conventionally fired 2 x 660 Megawatt machines. This presents some unique and exciting opportunities for our station Engineers.

You will provide safe, cost effective and efficient maintenance of the plant, this will include liaising with other multi-disciplined engineering teams to investigate and resolve technical issues.

The role is to support the three main activities:

- Asset Integrity through the corporate governance role and compliance with standards and legislation.

- Technical Assurance through delivering of the PSSR(2000) compliance and statutory outage works.

- Project and Contract Management of PSSR related works, plus other Mechanical Engineering Projects.

What do I need?

The successful candidate will ideally be degree qualified in Metallurgy, Materials Science or Mechanical Engineering; or have an equivalent work-based background. Key skills for the role will be a working knowledge of the legislation and design codes, be familiar with current construction activities and/or have extensive knowledge of pressure systems statutory outages; from planning, site metallography and inspection, interpretation and reporting.

Next Steps:

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

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

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? 

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:

plus Annual Bonus