Electrician/Approved Electrician

  • Job Reference: 521883
  • Date Posted: 11 October 2019
  • Recruiter: SSE Plc
  • Location: Surbiton, Surrey
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering & Technical, Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Location: Surbiton Rail Station

Salary: £33,512 plus excellent benefits (depending on skills and experience)

Our role:

Due to expansion of the Rail business, we are now looking for either an Electrician/Approved Electrician based at Surbiton Rail Station to help maintain the Wessex Area assets on Stations and Network Rail buildings in a safe and efficient manner in accordance with the current Construction Industry Safety Regulations and SSE policies and procedures. In this role, you will be required to assist with maintenance and minor works, as well as attending call-outs.

Skills & Experience:

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 on call is part of this position and you may be required to work away from home on occasions (requiring overnight stays).

Applicants must have completed a Craft Apprenticeship or equivalent and obtained a pass in City and Guilds 2361 or equivalent and have a good working knowledge of the 17/18th Edition: Wiring Regulations. You will need to be able to demonstrate detailed knowledge of electrical systems and operating principles. Applicants must have a clean UK driving licence.

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

The successful candidate may be subject to the Company's verification and vetting process if their vetting level changes. This includes a basic criminal records check.