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Plant Fitter – Fleet Services


Plant Fitter – Fleet Services

  • 543276
  • Closing at: Dec 7 2022 at 23:55 GMT

SSE has big ambitions to be a leading energy company in a low carbon world. Following our commitment to invest £12.5 billion in low carbon projects over the next 5 years, we have significant growth plans and are well on our way to achieving our ambition to build a world that's more sustainable and inclusive for you, your family, the community you live in and for generations to come.

Join us on our journey to net zero and help us power change.

About the Role

Base Location: Based out of our Oban depot, Argyll & Bute with role covering Western Scotland mainland and Western Isles

Salary: £30,272 - £35,194 + a range of other benefits to support your family, finances and wellbeing

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time

The main objective of the role is to carry out all servicing & repair work on all SSE owned small & large Plant assets. The 1,000+ assets are located at both static & remote SSE locations. They are required to be maintained within agreed timescales and in-line with manufacturer recommended maintenance schedules. The role will act as the point of technical expertise and represent SSE Fleet Services. High standards of engineering maintenance skills will be required at all times together with excellent asset record keeping & customer service skills.

- Service & maintain a variety of large Plant vehicles within a dedicated region within the North team (Scotland).

- Work in a mobile role covering a territorial area incl Western mainland Scotland & Western Isles.

- Flexibility in travelling will be required.

- Work and contribute within a wider National team consisting of 16 Plant Fitters within the Fleet Services team (SSE Corporate) with positive customer engagement.

- Have the confidence and technical ability to work on your own initiative on a variety of large Plant equipment (incl but not limited to Mini-Diggers, Woodchippers, Plant trailers & small power tools).

What do I need?

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

- City & Guilds Vehicle Engineering Parts 1, 2 & 3 qualification or time served Engineer.

- Previous experience of working in a mobile role.

- Ability to engage positively and proactively with regional servicing/maintenance requirements.

- Bring a positive can-do attitude to the wider Fleet Services team.

About our Business

At SSE, we own more than 500 property assets and several thousand land assets, which are located across the length and breadth of the UK and Ireland. Our Procurement & Commercial, Property and Facilities Management teams are responsible for helping the business to procure services and materials in a timely and cost-effective way, and for ensuring SSE offers a safe, modern, fit-for-purpose property portfolio. We work right across the SSE Group, ensuring our businesses gets the best possible service and value from our supplier network, as well as ensuring all service providers are compliant and continue to meet contractual obligations and business need.

What's in it for you?

An excellent package with up to 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 Francesca on or 01738 344763.

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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