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Distributed Energy - Stores Person


Distributed Energy - Stores Person

  • 543339
  • Closing at: Dec 7 2022 at 23:55 GMT

About the Role

Base Location: Slough Power Station

Salary: Competitive Salary + {performance-related bonus} + a range of other benefits to support your family, finances and wellbeing.

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time or Part Time Available |

The role holder reports to the Engineering manager and will provide stores management expertise and competence to deliver a high standard of work execution on stock maintenance, equipment, that ensures the safety, reliability, flexibility and efficiency of plant and equipment is maintained to meet the Company’s requirements.

A key member of the engineering team, the role holder is expected to make significant contributions to the delivery of the site maintenance and outage workscopes. 

Main tasks and responsibilities are:

  • To provide the technical lead on all spares and consumables to continually improve the availability of spares and therefore the reliability of the power station by reducing return to service times of forced outages and ensuring that spares are available to progress all outages to plan
  • Contributing towards the delivery of projects in alignment with the SSE and station strategies including procurement of spares.
  • Working along with the maintenance engineers and maintenance supervisor to identify all spares required to support the preventative maintenance schedule in Maximo. Ensure that the spares are available when required to carry out the work.
  • Assist the Engineers to build the links between assets and spares in Maximo with a view to developing spares packs for automatic issue for planned work.
  • Identify, prioritise and plan activities in order to sustain high levels of stores performance, availability and reliability. While continually develop stores performance objectives and the completion of improvement processes to ensure continued efficient plant performance.


What do I need?

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

  • Good knowledge of the mechanical equipment
  • Knowledge of boiler, turbine and ancillary equipment
  • Understanding of power station systems – procurement and approval
  • Knowledge and practical experience of technical procurement
  • Responsible for Safety within areas of control and actively promotes good safety management.
  • Understands the interfaces with other teams and works actively to ensure these are effective.


About our Business

SSE Enterprise Utilities is the Distributed Energy (DE) and Private Networks business of SSE plc. We finance, own, operate and maintain energy infrastructure for commercial, industrial and residential customers - providing them with a market leading project development service and certainty of operational performance and asset management. In order to accelerate progress towards net zero SSE Group is investing £7m a day on low carbon infrastructure, creating 1,000 green jobs a year in the process, as part of its £25bn NZAP (Net Zero Acceleration Programme).

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 Tristan.Holdsworth@sse.com

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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Our Benefits

  • Sharesave Scheme
  • 34 days of annual leave
  • Option to purchase up to 10 days holiday
  • Interest-free technology loans
  • 24/7 free and confidential employee counselling service
  • Private healthcare discounts
  • Subsidised gym memberships
  • 21 weeks full pay maternity leave
  • Cycle to Work scheme with generous £2500 limit
  • Interest-free salary advance to cover transport season tickets

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