n this role, you will work as part of a team undertaking the installation, maintenance and routine work for a full range of highway lighting apparatus including street lighting columns, lanterns, brackets, poles and signs. This is a physically demanding role which will involve you working outdoors and on public highways.
You must be able to drive over 3.5 tonne vehicles and an HGV licence is preferred as use of a HIAB will be involved. Previous experience of the Street Lighting industry – operating machinery, working on the highway as well as a full understanding of utility drawings and the dangers of damaging underground services is essential.
A Jointers or Jointers mate qualification under NERS is also beneficial.
Safety is our number one priority and you must be confident to act on your own initiative in all situations. Candidates with CAT and Genny operation training or experience of working in the vicinity of electrical services G39 regs will be given preference.
Flexibility will be required for this role, as you may be required to form part of a call out rota to attend to emergencies outside of normal working hours as required.
This opportunity provides scope for excellent career development within a fast-moving and exciting industry. Corporate clothing and company transport will be provided, where appropriate.
In return, we can offer you a competitive salary, in a position which has excellent routes for career progression within the SSE Group. You will also enjoy 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 16th March 2017.
Should your application be successful, you may be subject to the Company's verification and vetting process. This includes a basic criminal records check.