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33kV Senior Authorised Person

Full Time


Base Location: Slough, Berkshire

Salary: Competitive plus car/car allowance and benefits

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time, 37 hours per week

About the Department

SSE Enterprise Contracting is one of the UK’s largest Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) contractors with a product/service portfolio ranging from M&E LV, HV, Instrumentation, Street Lighting, Facilities Management through to Combined Heat and Power solutions.

What is the Role?

We are looking to recruit a 33kV Senior Authorised Person who is experienced in the commissioning of High Voltage installations.

In this role you’ll be assisting with the delivery of a series of large supply infrastructure projects. You’ll be asked to assist with outline designs and estimates on projects that range up to 72MVA in terms of load demands for various new Data Centres located on the 

Slough Trading Estate. You’ll also be required to integrate as the technical lead for our project delivery team and will need to interface with our clients and maintain their confidence. You’ll also be responsible for our Jointing and Fitting team members.

Finally, you’ll have excellent attention to detail, as you’ll verify, modify and issue construction and schematic drawings as required to complete installations. You’ll also help ensure that our HV construction projects meet the design specification and are delivered on time and on budget.

What Do I Need?

To be successful in this role you’ll have HV and LV electrical knowledge, with experience of DNO installations, as the installations we undertake need to comply broadly with those specifications. Experience of working within open busbar Primary and Grid substations would also be essential for this role.

Safety will always be your priority and therefore expect you’ll always adopt and promote our number one value.

Our Benefits

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Next Steps

All applications should be submitted online however to discuss any adjustments you may require submitting your application please get in touch. We’ll let you know the outcome of your application after the closing date.

This vacancy is open to both internal and external candidates. Internal candidates – as a courtesy, please inform your manager prior to applying for this role. 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.

About SSE

We all have different skills here at SSE and that’s what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra ‘if it’s not safe, we don’t do it’.

SSE is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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