Position: Senior Authorised Person (11/33Kv)
Salary: GBP45079 - GBP59538 per annum + car/allowance
Ref: 523510_1583249622
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 03/03/2020
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Position: Senior Authorised Person (11/33Kv)

Base Location: Southampton

Salary: £45,079 - £59,538 plus car/car allowance

Working Pattern: 37 hours | Permanent | Full Time

About the Department

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.

Due to continued growth and exciting development plans in the HV sector, we have the opportunity for a Senior Authorised Person to join our team in Southampton covering the South central region.

What is the Role?

In this role you will be to planning, designing, organising, controlling and monitoring all types of construction and maintenance work on LV/HV networks up to 33kV and associated plant and equipment, including complex design, commissioning and fault diagnosis in accordance with safety and customer requirements, ensuring that all works are completed to time and budget.

What Do I Need?

You'll be an experienced SAP on HV systems, ideally with Company Operational Authorisation to 33kV with Sanction for Test. You'll also have a good knowledge of a wide range of High Voltage plant and equipment, and be familiar with private HV and Distribution Networks, combined with a good working knowledge of High Voltage Protection Relays, Telecontrol Systems, wiring and schematic diagrams.

You'll also have a proven track record in the electrical contracting industry either as an Engineer or as a Contracts Supervisor with supervisory experience in a practical environment.

Safety will always be your priority and therefore expect you'll always adopt and promote our number one value.

A full UK driving licence is also essential to enable you to cover the network area.

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?

Next Steps

We'll let you know the outcome of your job application after the closing date. To discuss any adjustments you require to submit your application please get in touch

Please be aware if you are successful, you'll be required to complete our pre-employment screening process before joining SSE. Internal candidates, as a courtesy, please inform your manager prior to submitting an application for this role.

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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