Scotland - Stornoway, Uist
England - Aldershot, Melksham, Oxford, Petersfield, Portsmouth, Reading, Salisbury, Slough, Swindon, Yeovil.
Salary: Circa £10,500 + a range of other benefits to support your family, finances and wellbeing. Salary upon finishing the apprenticeship programme circa £26,500.
Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time
What is the Role?
We have several Apprenticeship opportunities across Distribution which include Fitter, Jointer, and Linesperson roles:
The linesperson carries out installation, maintenance and repair on our overhead line system. This involves working at height from either a ladder or mobile elevated working platform.
The cable jointer carries out work on our underground electricity network, this could be “fault” type work or planed work such as supply upgrades etc.
A fitter would normally carry out work in our electricity substation, this includes the repair and maintenance of plant such as transformers etc.
What do I need?
We’re looking to recruit the best future talent for our sector – and we know that it’s not all about qualifications. We’re more interested in your innate strengths and the qualities you can bring to SSE.
To be considered for this role, we would love you to:
About our Business
SSEN Distribution powers 3.8 million homes and businesses in communities across central southern England and the north of Scotland. Our team of more than 3,500 people keep customers connected to a safe and reliable supply of electricity whilst developing the flexible networks that are vital to achieving net zero. By enabling a smarter, more resilient electricity network we're ensuring our local communities continue to receive the power they need, both now and in the future. We are consistently investing and innovating to improve network resilience and future-proof power supplies for life's changing demands, from rolling out large scale EV charging schemes to supporting small community generation projects.
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.
All applications should be submitted online. The deadline to submit your application is Wednesday, 1st June.
If you would like a confidential informal discussion about this role before applying, to discuss any working differently requirements or adjustments you may require, please contact email@example.com. to arrange a call.
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.
We use necessary cookies to make our site work. We'd also like to set optional performance cookies to help us improve it. We won't set optional cookies unless you enable them. Using this tool will set a cookie on your device to remember your preferences.
For more detailed information about the cookies we use, see our Cookie notice
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you that amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but then some parts of the site will not work.
These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve site performance. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our site and will not be able to monitor its performance.
If you didn’t find what you were looking for today, why not sign up for job alerts?