Scotland, Aberdeen
£25000 - £33000 per annum
01 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Electrical Fitter

Location: Aberdeen And Tayside

Salary: £24,923- £32,919 depending on skills and experience

Permanent | Full Time Hours with flexible working patterns available 37 hours

Our Role

As a fitter within the 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 400kV. You'll also be involved in maintenance, inspections, and assisting with construction works while ensuring best value for money. Safety will also be your number one priority and 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 also essential.

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.

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.

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

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

    Closing date for applications is: 15th November 2018

    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. For more information about this role, or to discuss any adjustments you require to submit your application please get in touch via sse.

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