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Onshore Mobile Operations Supervisor

Full Time


About the Role

Base Location: Strathy North and Achany

Salary: SSE6 £36,260 – £44,257 depending on skills and experience + performance-related bonus + a range of other benefits to support your family, finances and wellbeing.

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time | Flexible First options available

As Onshore Mobile Wind Operations Supervisor, you’ll be accountable for maintaining high standards in regards to statutory legislation, safety performance, clean building standards, personal behaviour to name a few whilst ensuring the wind farm meets its availability and production targets.

Some of your other main accountabilities will include;

– Liaising with internal and external key stake holders and facilitating a safe system of work for staff and contractors by carrying out inductions, reviewing risk assessments and method statements.

– Acting as a safety ambassador for SSE, engaging positively with visitors and 3rd parties around our safety standards whilst on site.

– Ensuring that planned maintenance routines are carried out on time and to the required standard.

-Providing emergency response by reacting to incidents, carrying out investigations and sharing the learnings across the business

-Building and managing budgets in line with forecast.

What do I need?

To be considered for this role, we would love you to have;

– A minimum of ONC / SNVQ III or equivalent in a relevant engineering discipline.

-Previous experience of working on electro-mechanical systems such as rotating machines, gearboxes, switch gear and control systems.

-The ability to read and follow engineering drawings, single line diagrams and schematics.

-Outstanding organisational and communication skills, with the ability to influence and forge strong relationships with stakeholders across a variety of levels and seniority.

-Experience of working at height and with pressure systems and lifting equipment.

-An understanding of financial protocols and experience managing small budgets.

-Managerial and leadership experience within a fast-moving operational environment.

Due to the nature of this role, you will be required to live within 45 minutes of Strathy North wind farm.

Some travel will be expected as you’ll be operating across both Strathy North and Achany wind farms in the main, with travel to other sites in the region as required, therefore a valid and current driving licence is essential.

What’s in it for you?

An excellent package with 34 days holiday 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 actively encourage applicants from all protected characteristics and commit to providing any reasonable adjustments required during the application, assessment and upon joining SSE. Search for ‘Inclusion & Diversity at SSE‘ to find out more.

Next Steps

All applications should be submitted 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 differently requirements or adjustments you may require throughout the recruitment and selection process, please contact Pamela on 01738 342002.

Before commencing employment with SSE, you’ll be required to fully complete our pre-employment screening process consisting of a basic criminal records and credit check.

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