Electricians

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Work type: Perm - Full Time
Location: Wiltshire, All
Categories: Electrical

Electrician

SSE Enterprise Rail

Location: Melksham, with travel

Salary: £26,227 per annum + excellent benefits package

SSE is a FTSE 35 Company and one of the largest and most diverse energy companies in the UK, with around 10 million customers across our various brands. SSE Enterprise Rail is the specialist rail division of the SSE Group, delivering projects to meet the growing demands of Britain’s rail infrastructure. With demonstrable experience in undertaking Electrical, Mechanical and ancillary Building and Civil works on the UK rail infrastructure, SSE Enterprise Rail is a dynamic and innovative organisation. 

Due to expansion of our Rail business, we have an exciting opportunity for a number of Electricians to join our projects in the Melksham area. 

We are seeking experienced Electricians who can carry out electrical Installation or Maintenance work in a safe and efficient manner in accordance with the current Construction Industry Safety Regulations and SSE Policies and Procedures. You will demonstrate detailed knowledge of electrical systems operating principle and be responsible for commissioning and testing Electrical Systems and Equipment.
To be considered for this role you will need and obtained a pass in the City and Guilds 2360 Parts 1 and 2 or 2351 or 2330 levels 2 and 3 or approved equivalent.  Ideally you will have NVQ Level 3 in Electrical Installation and/or servicing & maintenance work (or approved equivalent).  You must have obtained Achievement Measurement 2.

In addition you will have a thorough working knowledge of Industry Codes of Practice, relevant British Standards and Construction Industry Safety Regulations.

It is essential that applicants have a full, clean UK driving licence. Experience within the railway environment will be an advantage but is not essential as training can be provided. You will be required to pass a medical and a PTS certificate.  Due to the nature of our work, you may be required to work away from home on occasions, requiring overnight stays.   

SSE will offer you a competitive salary and an attractive benefits package, including pension, share plans, a generous leave entitlement (with options to purchase additional leave), reductions on energy, phone and broadband bills, plus a host of other rewards and lifestyle benefits.

Closing date for applications is Friday 2nd June 2017.

Should your application be successful, you may be subject to the Company's verification and vetting process. This includes a basic criminal record check.

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