About the Role
Base Location: Lerwick Power Station
Salary: £49,559 - £56,757 + a range of benefits to support your finances, wellbeing and family.
Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time | Flexible First options available
We are looking for an experienced engineer to join the management team within Lerwick Power Station and the wider embedded generation fleet. As the lead E,C&I engineer you will work along side the stations engineering and project teams to run the station in a safe, reliable and efficient manner.
You will be involved in taking projects from concept through detailed design and supporting them through construction and energisation.
Your key responsibilities will be :
- Project delivery and new installation works.
- Plant upgrade and modification.
- Plant maintenance.
- Site electrical authority.
- Develop to SAP level.
What do I need?
To be considered for this role, we would love you to have:
- Previous project management experience.
- Experience and qualifications in Electrical, Control and Instrumentation disciplines (including SCADA systems).
- Experience in power generation and HV plant.
- Excellent co-ordination and organisational skills.
- Excellent communication skills and ability to influence others.
- Previous SAP status would be advantageous.
About our Business
SSEN Distribution powers 3.8 million homes and businesses in communities across central southern England and the north of Scotland. Our team of more than 3,500 people keep customers connected to a safe and reliable supply of electricity whilst developing the flexible networks that are vital to achieving net zero. By enabling a smarter, more resilient electricity network we're ensuring our local communities continue to receive the power they need, both now and in the future. We are consistently investing and innovating to improve network resilience and future-proof power supplies for life's changing demands, from rolling out large scale EV charging schemes to supporting small community generation projects.
What's in it for you?
We offer an excellent package with 34 days annual leave entitlement. Enhanced maternity/paternity leave, discounted healthcare, salary sacrifice car leasing and much more, view our full benefits package on our careers site.
As an equal opportunity employer we encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We encourage applicants from all protected characteristics and commit to providing any reasonable adjustments you need during the application, assessment and upon joining SSE. Search for 'Inclusion & Diversity at SSE' to find out more.
What happens now?
All applications should be made online, and I'll be back in touch after the vacancy closing date to let you know the outcome.
If you would like to discuss any working flexibly requirements or adjustments you may require throughout the recruitment and selection process, please contact Louise on 01738 351698.
Before commencing your role with SSE, you'll need to complete our pre-employment screening process. This will consist of a criminality and credit check.