Cable Jointer New Forest

 £24923 -  £32919 per annum
Closing date: 
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 11:02
United Kingdom

Location: New Forest
Salary:  £24,923 -  £32,919 depending on skills and experience
Permanent | Full Time Hours | 37 hours per week
Our Role
Due to our continued growth, we are looking for experienced LV & HV Cable Jointers to join our Distribution business. As part of this role, you'll be working on HV & LV Network, carrying out jointing and cabling work for supply restoration on a pre-planned and quick response basis.
As you'll be working unsupervised in this role you should have a high regard for safety at all times, ensuring you adhere to all Electrical & Safety Safe Systems of work & procedures. You'll act as strong ambassador for SSE Power Distribution. Whilst providing excellent customer service, you'll have the ability to identify and implement innovative and effective business improvements.
Your Skills and Experience
To be successful in this role you'll have a proven track record in construction, repair and operation of electrical plant and equipment up to 11kV and should have a sound HV and LV electrical knowledge. In line with our key company values you'll need a good understanding of sustainability and health and safety. You should also have good communication skills, both technical and non-technical, be adaptable, self-motivated and flexible.
A clean driving licence is essential as you will be required to travel and work in different locations. You also need to be flexible to carry out stand-by duties and attend short notice work in the event of severe weather.
Our Company
At Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN), our skilled teams operate and maintain our electricity distribution and transmission networks, carrying electricity to over 3.7 million homes across the north of the Central Belt of Scotland and Central Southern England.
Operations are responsible for keeping the lights on; we are at the front line on the Network. If we find a fault, it is our responsibility to respond to the fault, and dispatch our skilled teams to fix it as quickly as possible. We work in all hours, and through all weathers, ensuring our customers are never without power.
Our Benefits
We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here's 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
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Closing date for applications is: 21 July 2019
This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If you're internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application. If you're successful, well conduct some pre-employment checks.