Approved Electrician

Posted 9 April by SSE PLC Featured

Job Title: Approved Electrician

Location: Melksham/ Wiltshire/ Bristol/ Bath

Salary: £29,171 plus benefits


Our Role

In this role you’ll be responsible carrying out electrical installation, servicing & maintenance work on both Railway stations and property.

You’ll also set out jobs from drawings and specifications, establish the requirements of a project, and requisition the necessary installation materials to ensure compliance and test systems. Finally, you’ll commission and test electrical systems & equipment and issue relevant certification as required.

Your Skills and Experience

You’ll ideally have the following qualifications;

  • City and Guilds City and Guilds 2360 Parts 1 and 2 or 2351 or 2330 levels 2 and 3 or approved equivalent.
  • NVQ Level 3 in Electrical Installation and/or servicing & maintenance work.
  • Achievement Measurement 2
  • A thorough working knowledge of Industry Codes of Practice, relevant British Standards and Construction Industry Safety Regulations.
  • Work independently and as part of a team to carry out electrical installation and/or servicing & maintenance work without immediate supervision
  • Have a full, clean UK driving licence.

Experience within the railway environment will be an advantage but is not essential as Personal Track Safety (PTS) training can be provided. We would also carry out a medical assessment prior to you starting. Due to the nature of our work, you may be required to work away from home on occasions, requiring overnight stays.

Our Company

The Enterprise Division comprises of four companies: Contracting, Rail, Telecoms and Utilities. The SSE Enterprise Projects and Operational Support Team support the entire Enterprise division leading the deployment of best practice in assurance, project management, engineering and in handling strategic projects.

SSE Enterprise Rail is the specialist rail division of the SSE Group with over 15 years’ experience delivering projects to meet the growing demands of Britain’s rail infrastructure with diverse experience in design, engineering, project, reactive and maintenance works across the UK’s rail network.

Our Benefits

We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here are 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

Just click the Apply button to submit your application, it doesn’t take long.

Closing date for applications is: 23rd April 2018

Required skills

  • Railway
  • Electrician
  • approved electrician

Reference: 34854014

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