Networks Overhead Line Inspector

SSE Plc

Networks Overhead Line Inspector

£30472

SSE Plc, Farlington, City of Portsmouth

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 1 week ago, 15 May | Get your application in now before you're too late!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: 943af5339a0b48f7923a09eb49225570

Full Job Description

Base Location: South East - covering Portsmouth, Chichester, Petersfield, Basingstoke, Aldershot., Want to join our maintenance and inspection team in SSEN?

  • Your role will be to walk and survey overhead lines recording information on a hand-held GPS device to ensure the quantity of overhead lines surveyed are kept to the planned target.


  • This will cover both customer distribution poles and lines as well as up to 33kV overhead routes.


  • The information you collate will be accurate to ensure we comply with health and safety regulations and documented in accordance with required standards, methods and procedures.


  • You will be able to identify potential faults with the overhead distribution network and follow the escalation process to get resource to site whilst being committed to working safely at all times., To be considered for this role, we would love you to have

    This is a lone working role at times and you must be self-motivated and driven to meet the tight deadlines where you will identify and implement innovative and effective business improvements., An understanding of the ESQC Regulations. Safety is one of our key priorities, so you should have the ability to risk assess activities throughout your working day and to work within our Health and Safety guidelines.


  • The ability to work flexibly to meet business requirements.


  • Excellent customer service, organisational and problem solving skills and enjoy working outdoors in all conditions and have knowledge of map reading.


  • A basic level of fitness is required as this is a physically demanding role.


  • Although based in your local area, you may be required to work anytime and anywhere within the country to service business demands so a driving license is essential.

    SSEN Distribution powers 3.9 million homes and businesses in communities across central southern England and the north of Scotland. Our team of more than 4,200 highly skilled people keep customers connected to a safe and reliable supply of electricity whilst developing the flexible networks that are vital for the future. We power communities to thrive today and create a net zero tomorrow. Why not join us and help power change, we're looking for great people who love working with others to achieve great results. You'll be empowered to make the right decisions for our customers and have the space to take accountability for the work you do. You'll be working as part of a bigger team, enabling net zero, so team work will be essential. As a part of our business, you become part of something bigger - an established company with a reputation for looking after our people, offering secure and rewarding roles where safety is our number one priority.

    £26,609 - £30,472 a year - Permanent, Full-time, Salary: £26,609 - £30,472, plus the following:

  • A company vehicle.


  • All tools and equipment required to carry out the role.


  • And a range of other benefits to support your family, finances and wellbeing.


  • Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time, 37 hours