4 months ago
Salary: £25,421- £33,577 depending on skills and experience
Permanent | Full Time Hours with flexible working patterns available 37 hours
As a fitter within Transmission business, you'll be helping to deliver SSEN's maintenance programme on the transmission network. This is a key role in helping to maintain the network for SSEN.
You'll predominantly carry out maintenance duties on SSEN electrical networks up to 400 kV. You'll also be involved in Maintenance, Inspections, and assisting with construction works and ensuring best value for money. Safety would be your number one priority, ensuring that all operational works are carried out to the highest standards.
Your Skills and Experience
Suitable candidates for this role will preferably have a proven track record of working in HV with a Transmission (or similar) company, combined with a City and Guilds Part 232 electrical apprenticeship. You must be adaptable, self-motivated and flexible enough to work away from base location. A current UK driving licence is essential.
You must be adaptable, self-motivated and flexible enough to work away from base location. A current UK driving licence is essential.
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.
Transmission operates under licence as Scottish Hydro Electric (SHE) Transmission plc, responsible for the transmission of electricity in the north of Scotland. We own and maintain the 132kV, 275kV and 400kV electricity transmission network in our licence area. Our network comprises of underground cables, overhead wooden poles, steel towers and electricity substations, and it extends over a quarter of the UK land mass across some of its most challenging terrain.
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
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Closing date for applications is: 25th August 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, we’ll conduct some pre-employment checks.