Position: Pressure Systems Engineer
Salary: car and annual bonus
Ref: 522840_1580982315
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 06/02/2020
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Base Location: Glasgow, Dublin or Ferrybridge

Salary: Competitive Package plus Company Car or Cash Allowance + Annual Incentive Bonus

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time | 37 hours per week

About the Department

Thermal complements our Renewable business to support the transition to a low-carbon economy by 2030. We embrace an innovative and inclusive culture and operate a flexible generation fleet that can respond quickly to market changes.

SSE Thermal Engineering & Innovation Centre has an established service delivery to internal stakeholders. The Team provides Asset Integrity, Technical Assurance and Technical Authority roles across a broad range of Thermal and Gas Storage Sites balancing risk, cost and performance. The Team is centred in the Leeds Hub, with offices in Dublin, Glasgow and Perth, with travel expected throughout the UK and Ireland where the sites are located. Possible overseas travel may be required.

What is the Role?

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.

- Technical Authority for large capital thermal new build projects; the role will require key interaction with design, quality and construction activities..

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. The successful candidate will hold chartered registration with the Engineering Council or be working towards this within an appropriate Institute (or institution). 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.

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 any further 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.

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Job Benefits:

car and annual bonus