Base Location: Atwick Gas Storage Facility, Hornsea
Salary: £46,319 - £61,175 DOE plus shift allowance and annual incentive
Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time, 37 hours per week
About the Department
Thermal complements our renewables business to support the transition to a low-carbon economy by 2030. We embrace an innovative and inclusive culture and operate a flexible generation fleet that can respond quickly to market changes.
What is the Role?
You will be responsible for managing the 24/7 operation of a Gas Storage facility and all associated equipment in order to facilitate the throughput of nominations from Shippers for withdrawal and injection of gas. In addition, you will be responsible for controlling maintenance activities through managing the sites Safe Systems of Work, ensuring that no safety or environmental incidents occur.
You will oversee as necessary the various operational activities, including plant operations, isolations, commissioning and basic maintenance. Working alongside other teams your will develop and maintain operating instructions, procedures and provide training for on site staff and contractors. You will also be responsible for carrying out investigations and audits on site.
To be successful in this role you will be educated to a minimum of HNC level in an engineering or science related discipline and have previous experience of working at a power plant or large process industry.
You will be an effective communicator with great interpersonal and relationship building skills. The ability to problem solve and work independently are essential.
As you will be required to travel to different sites including our site at Atwick, it is essential that you have a full driving licence.
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This vacancy is open to both internal and external candidates. The successful candidate may be subject to the Company's verification and vetting process if their vetting level changes. This includes a basic criminal records check.
We all have different skills here at SSE and that's what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if it's not safe, we don't do it'.
SSE is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.