Base Location: Inverawe Power Station
Salary: £26,120 – £34,500 depending in skills and experience + excellent benefits + annual bonus
Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time
About the Department
SSE Renewables (SSER) is the UK and Ireland’s leading renewable energy company. Our aim is to be the largest and most efficient developer of onshore and offshore wind in the UK and Ireland. We drive new growth by identifying, developing, building and operating high quality assets in GB, Ireland and internationally. In order to contribute to a low carbon future, we have committed to treble our current Renewables output by 2030.
Our Renewables Operations teams are responsible for operating our onshore and offshore wind and hydro fleet safely and efficiently. We carry out essential operations and maintenance to maximise asset value in a dynamic energy market.
What is the Role?
The multi-disciplined team based at Inverawe are responsible for the day to day operation, maintenance and repair of our Hydro Generation Plant to ensure it is kept in a safe and efficient state.
As Mechanical Multiskilled Craftsperson, you’ll be responsible for the following;
You’ll also receive training to operate and isolate fixed generation plant.
What do I need?
To be successful in the role, you will be a practical person with the ability to work a part of a team and be able to communicate effectively as you will be interacting with the public and people at all levels of the business, you will be required to work with other teams in other areas of the business.
Due to the nature of the role you may, from time to time, be required to work outside in all weather conditions and it may be necessary to carry out work out with normal working hours.
You will be computer literate and will be required to become proficient in using our maintenance scheduling and reporting software and other company software applications for which training will be given.
The job requires a high flexible attitude to all aspect of work in the section, the ability to work as part of a team and communicate with colleagues is essential.
Applicants must have an Electrical or Multi-skilled craftsperson background and should ideally have previous experience of working on Electrical Generation Equipment, you will be required to have a minimum qualification of NVQ Level 3 / City and Guilds or equivalent craft apprenticeship certificates.
A full driving licence is essential, and you should reside, or be prepared to relocate within 30 miles of Inverawe Power Station
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This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates.
If you successfully secure a role with us, you’ll be required to complete our pre-employment screening process before joining.
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