• SGN job opportunities

     

    SGN operates over 74,000km of gas mains and services in Scotland and the south of England. Whoever your supplier is, we have a responsibility to deliver gas safely, reliably and efficiently to every one of our 5.9 million customers.

    Further job opportunities for SGN Natural Gas Limited can be located here.

     

  • Systems Administrator

     

    Location: Horley, Surrey
    Salary: £22,000 (dependent on skills and experience)
    Closing date: 27 May 2019

     

    What does a Systems Administrator do?

    We are looking for a Systems Administrator to support our HR Service Centre with data requests, reporting and adhoc admin tasks, including referencing. This is a brilliant opportunity for someone with generic systems experience who will be looking to expand on their current skill set.

     

    Do you have what we are looking for?

    • Strong administrative skills
    • Experience using Oracle would be an advantage
    • Experience using Cornerstone would be an advantage
    • You will be experienced in working with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook
    • Ability to prioritise workload and meet business demands 

     

    What will I get in return?

    • Competitive starting salary and other benefits, including company pension scheme.
    • Plenty of potential for further development and progression within the Company.
    • Employment with a highly regarded, award winning company with a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture.

     

     

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  • HR Support

     

    Location: Horley, Surrey
    Salary: Circa £27,000 (dependent on skills and experience)
    Closing date: 31 May 2019 

     

    What does this role entail?

    Working as part of a busy HR Service Centre team, the role will be focusing on the HR needs of our Corporate business areas. This is ideal step up for and experienced HR Administrator looking to progress their career.

     

    Responsibilities

    • Support set business area(s) as first line of contact
    • Drafting letters relating to contractual changes, meeting outcomes, salary changes & other adhoc administration.
    • Provide effective and quality assured advice, guidance and support in the areas of, but not limited to, employee relations, recruitment, TUPE, equality and diversity, reward and change management in accordance with policy and best practice.
    • Booking physio/occupational health appointments and keeping these tracked
    • Support the HRSC team with knowledge of wider HR issues

     

    Do you have what we are looking for?

    • Ideally holder of HR qualification or working towards HR qualifications
    • Good experience working in a HR role previously
    • Ability to multitask and deal with multiple demanding stakeholders
    • A good understanding of the SGN Business and complexities around contractual issues
    • Excellent communication & administration skills
    • Experience on Cornerstone would be advantageous 
    • Good MS Office Suite skills  

     

     

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  • Policy Engineer

     

    Location: Flexible location (covers both our networks, Scotland and South. You will be required to travel to locations across the UK and occasionally will need to stay away from home) 

    - Edinburgh, Horley, Glasgow, St Mary Cray & Poole (please state desired location when applying for this role).

    Salary: £33,300 to £45,700 (dependent on skills and experience)


    What does a Policy Engineer do? 

    We currently have an opportunity for a Policy Engineer working within the Engineering Policy Team.

    As a Policy Engineer you will have opportunity to get involved in almost every aspect of gas distribution and transmission engineering.  Through the development, maintenance and interpretation of engineering procedures, standards and specifications, you will ensure we meet our legal obligations while achieving SGNs strategic goals.  You will contribute to trials of new technologies and work closely with our Operations functions making sure we build, operate and maintain a safe and reliable network. 

    This role provides the opportunity for extensive personal development leading to professional registration.

     

    Do you have what we are looking for? 

    The successful candidate requires the following: 

     

    • A dedicated, motivated and passionate individual capable of delivering solutions to complex problems.
    • Good written and verbal communication skills.
    • Ability to interpret technical requirements and communicate them effectively to the user.
    • Ability to carry out impact and risk assessments.
    • An appropriate engineering qualification is preferred, although not essential.
    • Ideally Incorporated or Chartered Engineer, or willing to work towards this.

     

     

    What will I get in return? 

     

    • Competitive starting salary and other benefits, including company pension scheme. 
    • Plenty of potential for further development and progression within the Company. 
    • Employment with a highly regarded, award winning company with a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture. 
    • A designated mentoring and training programme will form part of this appointment

     

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  • Elearning Content Developer

     

    Location: St Mary Cray
    Salary: £20,000 to £24,300 (dependent on skills and experience)
    Reference: Req383

     

    What does an Elearning Content Developer do? 

    The T & D team require an experienced E-learning officer to assist the current team in creating new media, as required for Safety & Compliance Training within the time frame allowed.

    Key responsibilities: 

    • Design, develop and publish engaging digital learning modules using Articulate 360
    • Work constructively with key stakeholders and subject matter experts
    • Converting existing technical content with exceptional accuracy and attention to detail
    • Highly literate, with excellent writing skills
    • Review and edit text, visual and interactive content in new and existing course modules
    • Add narration to existing and new course modules
    • Test and quality assure new and existing digital learning content
    • Provide support and guidance to other team members during module development
    • Provide specific coaching to our in-house team
    • Ad-hoc tasks as specified by your manager.
    • Some knowledge of Corner Stone LMS would be desirable 

     

    Do you have what we are looking for? 

    The successful candidate requires the following: 

    • Experienced in working with Articulate Storyline / Articulate 360 
    • Experience of digital and e-learning development 
    • Excellent written communication 
    • Strong design skills 
    • Good knowledge of learning principles and course design techniques
    • Create content from storyboards or scripts

     

    What will I get in return? 

    • Competitive starting salary and other benefits, including company pension scheme. 
    • Plenty of potential for further development and progression within the Company. 
    • Employment with a highly regarded, award winning company with a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture. 

     

     

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  • Elearning Content Developer (part-time)

     

    Location: St Mary Cray
    Salary: £20,000 to £24,300 (pro-rata: dependent on skills and experience)
    Reference: Req384

     

    What does an Elearning Content Developer do? 

    The T & D team require an experienced E-learning officer to assist the current team in creating new media, as required for Safety & Compliance Training within the time frame allowed.

    Key responsibilities: 

    • Design, develop and publish engaging digital learning modules using Articulate 360
    • Work constructively with key stakeholders and subject matter experts
    • Converting existing technical content with exceptional accuracy and attention to detail
    • Highly literate, with excellent writing skills
    • Review and edit text, visual and interactive content in new and existing course modules
    • Add narration to existing and new course modules
    • Test and quality assure new and existing digital learning content
    • Provide support and guidance to other team members during module development
    • Provide specific coaching to our in-house team
    • Ad-hoc tasks as specified by your manager.
    • Some knowledge of Corner Stone LMS would be desirable 

     

    Do you have what we are looking for? 

    The successful candidate requires the following: 

    • Experienced in working with Articulate Storyline / Articulate 360 
    • Experience of digital and e-learning development 
    • Excellent written communication 
    • Strong design skills 
    • Good knowledge of learning principles and course design techniques
    • Create content from storyboards or scripts

     

    What will I get in return? 

    • Competitive starting salary and other benefits, including company pension scheme. 
    • Plenty of potential for further development and progression within the Company. 
    • Employment with a highly regarded, award winning company with a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture. 

     

     

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  • Engineering Design Manager

     

    Location: St Mary Cray or Edinburgh (please state desired location when applying for this role) - You must be willing to travel and spend time away from your primary location  
    Salary: Personal contract (dependent on skills and experience)
    Closing date: 13 June 2019
    Reference: Req364 

     

    What does an Engineering Design Manager do? 

    We have a opportunity for an experienced engineer to join our Engineering Services team. This team offers design services and engineering guidance to the business and was set up to reduce our expenditure and reliance on external design companies.

    Key responsibilities: 

    • Prepare designs and technical reports for the mechanical element of gas engineering projects
    • Provide engineering support and guidance to the business on various network issues
    • Manage the internal design process for installations, repairs and modifications on below 7 bar networks
    • Liaise with external design companies to ensure delivery of technical design projects and approvals/appraisals

     

    Do you have what we are looking for? 

    The successful candidate requires the following: 

    • A qualified Chartered or Incorporated Engineer and be a self-starter with the ability to deliver quality engineering assessments and designs to defined timescales
    • The preferred discipline is mechanical/gas engineering and experience in an engineering design environment would be beneficial

     

    You must also be:

     

    • Well organised
    • Able to prioritise work to satisfy internal clients 
    • Able to work under pressure and as part of a design team.
    • Self-motivated and enthusiastic
    • Highly attentive to detail

     

     

    What will I get in return? 

     

    • Competitive starting salary and other benefits, including company pension scheme. 
    • Plenty of potential for further development and progression within the Company. 
    • Employment with a highly regarded, award winning company with a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture. 
    • A designated mentoring and training programme will form part of this appointment
     

     

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  • First Call Operative (Edinburgh)

     

    Location: Edinburgh
    Salary: £26,500 to £29,400  (dependent on skills and experience)
    Closing date: 13 June 2019
    Reference: REQ380

     

    We are recruiting for a Domestic Gas Engineer to work as a First Call Operative (FCO) in our Edinburgh Depot.

    What does a First Call Operative do? 

    • Works in a variety of outdoor and indoor environments safely, individually and as part of a team.
    • Locates and secures gas escapes, undertakes gas meter work and downstream pipework.
    • Uses computer field systems and achieves high standards of safety and technical competence. 

    Do you have what we are looking for? 

    • A flexible approach to work, and a willingness to take on new skills in order to further your career in the gas industry.
    • A friendly and approachable attitude with excellent customer service skills, as you will be dealing with members of the public.
    • A willingness to work variable hours and be flexible.
    • A demonstrable ability to work in a physically demanding environment.
    • You will hold current ACS qualifications CCN1 or CESP1. Ideally you will also hold MET1 to 4.  SGN specific training will be provided.
    • A full and valid driving licence is essential.

    What will I get in return? 

    • Competitive starting salary and other benefits, including company pension scheme. 
    • Plenty of potential for further development and progression within the Company. 
    • Employment with a highly regarded, award winning company with a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture. 

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  • Team Manager (Operations)

     

    Location: Oxford
    Salary: £33,300 to £41,800 (dependent on skills and experience)
    Closing date: 13 June 2019

    An opportunity has arisen for the post of Team Manager based in Oxford Depot, reporting to the General Manager. 

     

    What does a Team Manager do?

    • Managing operational activities within budget allocations.
    • Managing both SGN employees and contractors across all the range of operational activities, including the Emergency, Repair, Connections, Replacement and Reinstatement processes.
    • Providing a safe, efficient and effective service to all of our customers.
    • Performance Management, delivering improvements in performance by embracing innovation and challenging the norm.

     

    Do you have what we are looking for?

    • An extensive knowledge of the gas industry, legislation, and related health and safety policies and procedures is essential.
    • Highly motivated with a flexible and positive approach to work.
    • Good leadership, organisational, diagnostic and problem-solving skills and be able to act on your own initiative.
    • Effective communication skills at all levels, within and beyond your own team. 
    • Committed to safety and to providing coaching & leadership.
    • Be prepared to do extra to support colleagues during high workloads and incidents

     

    What will I get in return?

    • Competitive starting salary and other benefits, including company pension scheme
    • Plenty of potential for further development and progression within the Company
    • Employment with a highly regarded, award winning company with a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture

     

     

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  • Enterprise Architect

     

    Location: Hampshire
    Salary: £70,000 to £90,000 + Car + Bonus (Dependent on experience)        
    Closing date: 3 June 2019
    Reference: REQ354   

     

    What does an Enterprise Architect do?

    Lead on the development and definition of SGN’s future technology portfolio, aligning it with organisational strategy and enabling it to be worked through to deliveries which add value to the business.

    Working with business and business systems architecture to ensure IT strategy fits with company requirements, aligning planning processes and IT with company’s goals, promoting shared applications and infrastructure to reduce costs, managing risks related to IT and information assets and building employee skills and knowledge in relevant areas.

     

    Key responsibilities:

     

    • To define and develop the networks, EUC, productivity, security and hosting portfolio, deliver the related roadmaps that support the business and business systems architecture and help make exec level recommendations for future state portfolio considering the need to improve / re-invest / replace / retire /decommission, and develop the roadmap for enterprise adoption
    • To work with stakeholders, industry specialists, software suppliers and internal SGN teams to validate/prove emerging software models
    • To deliver the conceptual architecture for new demand in the Strategic Change Authority programmes/workstreams ensuring they are in accordance with the relevant SGN architecture principles and roadmaps
    • To manage the Technical Design Authority and participate in the Architecture Review Board to ensure all programme/workstream designs are reviewed/approved and that technical debt is mitigated
    • To manage, mentor and develop the team of architects and continually improve the architecture practice

     

     

    Do you have what we are looking for?

    The successful candidate requires the following:

     

    • Highly motivated individual with strong leadership capabilities.
    • A proven track record as a senior manager in this or other organisations is a prerequisite requirement. Have a broad understanding of IT/Technology and a background in applications architecture and software design/delivery
    • Significant attention to detail and ability to work at both a strategic, Director level as well as working with subject matter experts on detailed design issues and application, integration and data modelling.
    • Required to work cross-directorate and will be an excellent communicator and not averse to dealing with conflict management and decision making on a regular basis.
    • The role requires bringing together of all aspects of technology architecture in a meaningful manner so deliver incremental and transformational business value through programme / work-stream based delivery.
    • Hands on experience in all streams of architecture to be able to deliver a joined-up business change solution.
    • The role should provide expertise in all areas of architecture that leads to aspirations in developing commercial & business acumen for the next role in managing an architecture function.

     

     

    Relevant qualifications:

     

    • Educated to degree level in a relevant discipline.
    • Must be TOGAF or equivalent certified or willing to undergo certification on the job
    • Expertise in Cloud (IaaS, Paas, SaaS), in particular AWS and Azure
    • Expertise in Networks (LAN, WAN, WiFi, Telephony, CTI), Desktops, Laptops, Tables, Phones and other end user devices, preferably CISCO certified
    • Expertise in Productivity and collaboration tools, Microsoft suite in particular, preferably MS certified
    • Expertise in Information Security Architecture and tools, preferably CISSP or supplier certified

     

     

    What will I get in return?

     

    • Competitive starting salary and other benefits, including company pension scheme.
    • Plenty of potential for further development and progression within the Company.
    • Employment with a highly regarded, award winning company with a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture.
    • A designated mentoring and training programme will form part of this appointment

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  • Streetworks Administration Assistant

     

    Location: Horley   
    Salary: £18,700 to £22,200 (dependent on skills and experience)
    Reference: Req374

     

    We are looking for an Administration Assistant based in Horley, reporting to the Streetworks Team Leader.

    The Streetworks Team provides a vital “Front Office” facility between the Highway Authorities and Southern Networks Depots, ensuring work is carried out in line with NRSWA legislation and Traffic Management Act Requirements.

     

    What does an Administration Assistant do?

     

    • Front Office coordination between all Highway Authorities and Southern Depots
    • Administration of all NRSWA/TMA liabilities for SGN Operational Business Units
    • Provide Invoicing, billing and Recharge support to all depots relating to NRSWA liabilities
    • Provide Liability Management Information to the business and external organisations
    • Dealing with external and internal customers
    • Making sure at all times work is carried out by the Traffic Management Act Requirements following NRSWA Legislation

     

     

     

    Do you have what we are looking for?

     

    • Excellent levels of customer service skills
    • Effective communicator, both verbally and in writing
    • Good team player
    • Capable of working to defined deadlines
    • Ability to respond to changing priorities at short notice
    • Computer literate
    • Competent in Microsoft software packages such as World and Excel
    • An understanding of Current NRSWA and TMA legislation

     

     

    What will I get in return?

     

    • Competitive starting salary and other benefits, including company pension scheme
    • Plenty of potential for further development and progression within the Company
    • Employment with a highly regarded, award winning company with a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture

     

     

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  • Gas Distribution Assistant (Oxford)

     

    Location: Oxford
    Salary: £20,500 to £22,800 (dependent on skills and experience)
    Reference: Req292 

     

    We recruiting Gas Operatives (NCO1s) to join our team at our Oxford depot. Applicant must live in or close to the Oxford area.

     

    What does a Gas Distribution Assistant do? 

    • Gas service and mains repair activities.
    • Undertaking physically demanding work involving excavating/digging in the public/private highways laying and repairing gas pipes.
    • Working in a variety of outdoor environments safely and as part of a team.
    • Using computer field systems and achieving high standards of safety and technical competence.

     

    Do you have what we are looking for? 

    • A flexible attitude to work, and willingness to take on new skills in order to further your career in the gas industry.
    • Communicative and Inter-personal skills, including the ability to converse with members of the public.
    • You will be expected to be flexible and to work variable hours participating in the 24 hour standby rota.
    • NCO1 accreditation is an advantage but not essential as appropriate training will be provided. 
    • A full and valid driving licence is essential.

     

    What will I get in return? 

    • Competitive starting salary and other benefits, including company pension scheme. 
    • Plenty of potential for further development and progression within the Company. 
    • Employment with a highly regarded, award winning company with a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture. 

     

     

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  • Property Paralegal

     

    Location: Reading
    Salary: Competitive salary (dependent on skills and experience)
    Closing date: 24 May 2019
    Reference: REQ336

     

    What does a Property Paralegal do? 

    Key responsibilities: 

     

    • Be part of the larger team tasked with finding innovative, bespoke, sites for us to operate from 
    • Provide the legal advice and support to ensure we have the necessary property consents and agreements to operate our apparatus
    • Be responsible for minimising the financial and legal risks for SGN
    • Prepare and negotiate property contracts, leases, transfers and easements and provide regular progress updates
    • Ensure all property post completion activities are dealt with
    • Work collaboratively with property team colleagues to improve efficiency and sustainability 

     

     

    Do you have what we are looking for? 

    The successful candidate requires the following: 

     

    • A recognised legal qualification and / or legal executive status and relevant experience 
    • Experience of English property law gained in-house or in private practice
    • The ability to identify and implement innovative and effective business improvements
    • An enthusiastic and self-motivated approach and good team working skills
    • The all-round communication skills it takes to work with a wide variety of people within a large business

     

     

    What will I get in return? 

     

    • Competitive starting salary and other benefits, including company pension scheme. 
    • Plenty of potential for further development and progression within the Company. 
    • Employment with a highly regarded, award winning company with a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture. 
    • A designated mentoring and training programme will form part of this appointment
     

     

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  • Gas Distribution Assistant (Aldershot)

     

    Location: Aldershot, Hampshire  
    Salary: £21,200 to £23,500 (dependent on skills and experience)
    Closing date: 25 May 2019
    Reference: REQ381

     

    We're recruiting a Gas Distribution Assistant (NCO1) to join us at our Aldershot depot. 

     

    What does a Gas Distribution Assistant do?

    • Gas service and mains repair activities.
    • Undertaking physically demanding work involving excavating/digging in the public/private highways laying and repairing gas pipes.
    • Working in a variety of outdoor environments safely and as part of a team.
    • Using computer field systems and achieving high standards of safety and technical competence.

     

    Do you have what we are looking for? 

    • A flexible attitude to work, and willingness to take on new skills in order to further your career in the gas industry.
    • Communicative and Inter-personal skills, including the ability to converse with members of the public.
    • You will be expected to be flexible and to work variable hours participating in the 24 hour standby rota.
    • NCO1 accreditation is an advantage but not essential as appropriate training will be provided. 
    • A full and valid driving licence is essential.

     

    What will I get in return? 

    • Competitive starting salary and other benefits, including company pension scheme. 
    • Plenty of potential for further development and progression within the Company. 
    • Employment with a highly regarded, award winning company with a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture. 

     

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  • Gas Distribution Assistant (Oxford)

     

    Location: Oxford
    Salary: £20,500 to £22,800 (dependent on skills and experience)
    Reference: Req292 

     

    We recruiting Gas Operatives (NCO1s) to join our team at our Oxford depot. Applicant must live in or close to the Oxford area.

     

    What does a Gas Distribution Assistant do? 

    • Gas service and mains repair activities.
    • Undertaking physically demanding work involving excavating/digging in the public/private highways laying and repairing gas pipes.
    • Working in a variety of outdoor environments safely and as part of a team.
    • Using computer field systems and achieving high standards of safety and technical competence.

     

    Do you have what we are looking for? 

    • A flexible attitude to work, and willingness to take on new skills in order to further your career in the gas industry.
    • Communicative and Inter-personal skills, including the ability to converse with members of the public.
    • You will be expected to be flexible and to work variable hours participating in the 24 hour standby rota.
    • NCO1 accreditation is an advantage but not essential as appropriate training will be provided. 
    • A full and valid driving licence is essential.

     

    What will I get in return? 

    • Competitive starting salary and other benefits, including company pension scheme. 
    • Plenty of potential for further development and progression within the Company. 
    • Employment with a highly regarded, award winning company with a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture. 

     

     

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  • Gas Distribution Assistant (Portsmouth)

     

    Location: Portsmouth
    Salary: £20,000 to £22,000 (dependent on skills and experience)
    Reference: REQ270

     

    We currently have opportunities for the role of Gas Operatives (NCO1s) in our Solent depot. Suitable applicant must live in or close to the Southampton, Winchester, or the Salisbury areas.

     

    What does a Gas Distribution Assistant do? 

    • Gas service and mains repair activities.
    • Undertaking physically demanding work involving excavating/digging in the public/private highways laying and repairing gas pipes.
    • Working in a variety of outdoor environments safely and as part of a team.
    • Using computer field systems and achieving high standards of safety and technical competence.

     

    Do you have what we are looking for? 

    • A flexible attitude to work, and willingness to take on new skills in order to further your career in the gas industry.
    • Communicative and Inter-personal skills, including the ability to converse with members of the public.
    • You will be expected to be flexible and to work variable hours participating in the 24 hour standby rota.
    • NCO1 accreditation is an advantage but not essential as appropriate training will be provided. 
    • A full and valid driving licence is essential.

     

    What will I get in return?

    • Competitive starting salary and other benefits, including company pension scheme. 
    • Plenty of potential for further development and progression within the Company. 
    • Employment with a highly regarded, award winning company with a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture. 

     

     

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  • Insight and Stakeholder Research Executive

     

    Location: Horley, Surrey
    Salary: £27,000 to £33,300  (dependent on skills and experience)
    Reference: REQ349 

     

    What does an Insight and Stakeholder Research Executive do? 

    This is an important role, supporting the Insight and Stakeholder Research Manager to ensure that research insights drive the development of our five-year business plan. 

     

    You will be responsible for: 

    • Assisting in the design, execution and analysis of research programmes to provide insights that underpin the business planning process
    • You will help create effective and engaging ways of representing and sharing stakeholder insights and analysis, distilling complex topics for a range of audiences inside and outside the business
    • Execute qualitative and quantitative research projects to ensure that our business planning process is underpinned by customer and stakeholder needs and preferences 
    • Maintain a central repository of insight, keeping it up to date with summaries of key insights from latest primary and secondary research 
    • Create high quality stakeholder feedback reports focusing on relevant, actionable insights and recommendations
    • Reports and presentations will be required for both internal and external stakeholders
    • Monitor industry data, trends and research activity to identify opportunities for collaboration, learn from best practice and add to knowledge of stakeholder needs across our business
    • Liaise with internal teams to gather their research needs and provide suitable qualitative/quantitative research solutions to deliver their insight requirements
    • Ensure stakeholder voices are represented throughout the business, all teams are kept up to date with stakeholder needs to keep their interests at the heart of our business planning
    • Liaise with external research agencies to ensure they deliver quality outputs on time

     

    The successful candidate will require the following: 

    • Experience in both qualitative and quantitative research methods and providing actionable insights
    • Experience in research design and implementation e.g. writing and scripting online surveys
    • Able to present complex information in easy to understand ways and make balanced recommendations for action
    • Team player that can gather and rationalize requirements from various teams
    • Must be highly numerical, have an analytical background, be comfortable with data reporting, managing datasets and analytics tools
    • A research agency background is desirable
    • Excellent communication skills, both written and in person. 
    • Excellent Excel and PowerPoint skills
    • Strong project management skills
    • Good attention to detail

     

    What will I get in return? 

    • Competitive starting salary and other benefits, including company pension scheme. 
    • Plenty of potential for further development and progression within the Company. 
    • Employment with a highly regarded, award winning company with a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture. 
    • A designated mentoring and training programme will form part of this appointment
     

     

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  • Business Development Manager

     

    Location: Flexible location (you will operate within Scotland or the south-east of England)
    Scotland: Glasgow & Edinburgh,
    Southern – Oxford & Horley (please state desired location when applying for this role) 

    Salary: Personal contract (dependent on skills and experience)
    Reference: REQ361

     

    What does a Business Development Manager do? 

    Key responsibilities: 

    • Develop the Green Gas Consulting brand within the Commercial Directorate and within the larger AD community of the UK and Ireland.
    • Manage and co-ordinate the marketing of the SGN Renewable Development brand, liaising with stakeholders and event organisers. Develop budgets and materials, arrange attendance at shows, production of documentation, web material, seminars, etc
    • Collate, manage and challenge the Renewable Development ‘Green Gas’ risk register.
    • Act as the 1st point of contact with the Green Gas Consulting business, liaising with customers to develop and refine contracting opportunity leads. 
    • Prepare and manage the project business proposal for customer consumption, aligning the scope of services to the strengths of the Renewable Development Team.
    • Estimate costs for proposal and evaluate opportunity, optimising financial returns and margins.  
    • Prepare and Manage project opportunities and investment papers submitted to the Commercial Investment Committee (CIC), securing budgets as required, to including the provision of papers, investment data and models to support the project.
    • Close out actions arising from CIC approval and manage the governance of new project set up, liaising with finance to ensure appropriate financial documentation and reporting data is in place.  
    • Negotiate and manage contract development with support Legal services.
    • Preparation of invoice requests with back up information for submission to SGN Accounts department, managing income vs debt to mitigate SGN risk of bad debt position 
    • Prepare, analyse and administer project change variations to optimize margin’s and returns.
    • Manage and produce project performance reports, liaising with Finance, Operational and Project teams to track contract and business performance
    • Working with and on behalf of various stakeholders within the business, provide information, reports and updates as required in relation to the Green Gas Consulting work stream. (i.e. group audit, SGN executive, CIC, Director, Head of Department, etc)  

    Do you have what we are looking for? 

    The successful candidate requires the following: 

    • Qualified Chartered Surveyor (Member of RICS or equivalent)
    • Effective communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to influence at senior levels 
    • Track record of working effectively with senior managers and a broad mix of stakeholders 
    • A positive, proactive and resilient attitude 
    • An ability to inspire others   
    • Strong influencing and customer focus skills
    • Strong project cost and change management skills
    • Ability to challenge peers and managers Skilled in the Microsoft suite of software including Excel, Project, Powerpoint and Sharepoint

    What will I get in return? 

    • Competitive starting salary and other benefits, including company pension scheme. 
    • Plenty of potential for further development and progression within the Company. 
    • Employment with a highly regarded, award winning company with a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture. 
    • A designated mentoring and training programme will form part of this appointment

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  • Biomethane Instrumentation Team Manager

     

    Location: South and south-east England - Role is home-based, but there will be office space available on sites across the region    
    Salary: £32,400 to £36,200 pa (dependent on skills and experience) (dependent on skills and experience)
    Reference: Req104 

     

    We're currently recruiting for a Biomethane Instrumentation Team Manager to join the team in the Southern region, reporting to the Biomethane Operations Manager. 

     

    What does a Biomethane Instrumentation Team Manager do? 

    • Liaise and support site operations with our customers to ensure plant, process and systems integration with SGN Commercial Plant, network monitoring and entry facilities across our networks.
    • Undertake operations and Maintenance activities associated with SGN Commercial Biogas upgrading plant, network monitoring and entry facilities across our networks.
    • Provide technical and engineering support to external biomethane project delivery teams and our customers
    • Supervise the installation and maintenance of Electrical, Instrumentation, Gas Quality, Gas Mechanical, Communications and Process Control systems
    • Supervise the integration of SGNCS assets within the overall site infrastructure with both the customer’s plant, SGN Commercial Plant and the associated Gas Network.
    • Supervise the site maintenance activities associated with SGNCS Assets and infrastructure
    • Undertake fault diagnosis and provide technical support to enable the delivery of scheduled routine and non – routine maintenance tasks on Biomethane Injection and Gas Clean-Up Plants. 
    • Support ongoing maintenance activities and respond to system alarms and down time faults

     

    Do you have what we are looking for? 

    • You shall be highly flexible and motivated individual with the ability to prioritize workload to meet customer workload demands.
    • You will hold an equivalent NVQ level qualification in either electrical or process engineering together with a minimum of two years practical application in the field
    • You will have an extensive knowledge of the gas industry, its associated legislation, current health and safety policies and SGN procedures, including working knowledge of legislative areas such as Pressure Safety Systems Regulations, Pipeline Safety Regulations, Construction Design and Management Regulations, Gas Calculation of Thermal Energy Regulations and Gas Safety Management Regulations.
    • In addition you will need to be a good communicator and be able to demonstrate a focused approach to providing excellent customer service
    • As this role requires extensive travel a current driving licence is essential.

     

    What will I get in return? 

    • Competitive starting salary and other benefits, including company pension scheme. 
    • Plenty of potential for further development and progression within the Company. 
    • Employment with a highly regarded, award winning company with a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture. 

     

     

     

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  • Administration Team Manager

     

    Location: Dundee      
    Salary: £27,000 to £33,300 (dependent on skills and experience)
    Reference: REQ326

     

    We have an opportunity for an Admin Team Manager within our Dundee Depot.

     

    What does this role focus on?

    The role involves day to day management of the administration team to ensure that the Depot is run at maximum efficiency (without compromising customer service or any other required standard) by assisting to produce, prepare and correct Depot Performance Data, by monitoring performance of the Administrative staff and assisting if necessary to implement identified improvement actions.

     

    What are we looking for from you?

    • The successful candidate must have excellent computer and organisational skills, team working philosophy and must be flexible to meet business needs.
    • The candidate is expected to be capable of organising and motivating an administration team to produce exceptional levels of performance and must have good interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate at all levels.
    • First-rate customer service skills are essential.
    • Previous depot experience is preferred but not essential.
    • Experience of SGN’s management systems (MAXIMO, Clearman, Click, CIP’s).
    • The ability to embed our values and continuously improve depot performance.
    • Good customer service experience coupled with the confidence to deal with customer complaints efficiently and effectively, without compromising standards.
    • You will be dependable, honest, practical and hardworking.

     

    What will I get in return?

    • Competitive starting salary and other benefits, including company pension scheme.
    • Plenty of potential for further development and progression within the Company.
    • Employment with a highly regarded, award winning company with a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture.
    • A designated mentoring and training programme will form part of this appointment
     

     

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  • Project Officer (E&I)

     

    Location: Edinburgh
    Salary: £33,300 to £41,800 (dependent on skills and experience)
    Reference: req334

     

     

    This is an existing opportunity within our Scotland Major Projects Team based in our office in Newbridge, just outside Edinburgh.  As an E & I Project Officer you will report direct to the Project Manager and you will be involved in supporting the delivery of projects which require the upgrade or new install of fixed electrical, instrumentation, telemetry, gas quality measurement and flow metering systems.

     

    What does an E&I Project Officer do? 

    • Technical coordination of project feasibility, design, procurement, site installation and commissioning of all E&I aspects of gas network major construction projects
    • Managing projects to meet programme and budget constraints
    • Coordination of project E&I related activities interfacing with SGN Operations, Asset Management, Gas Control and other departments, and externally with third party designers, installation contractors, specialist suppliers and other interested parties
    • Management of project documentation and drawings
    • Effective management of contractors

     

    Do you have what we are looking for? 

    • Educated to a minimum of HND/C in electrical, electronic, instrumentation and control or similar discipline.
    • The ability to understand and manage projects from inception to commissioning, meet tight timescales, multi-task and react to changing priorities in a challenging environment.
    • A readiness to take accountability and ownership of projects either delivering an E&I specific project or being part of a multi discipline project delivery team.
    • Experience of Safety, Health and Environmental management within a project environment. 
    • Commitment to working safely, ethically and with integrity.
    • Experience of general office software, CAD and E&I related applications.
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills (including presentation skills)
    • Comp–Ex, Functional Safety and relevant City and Guilds E&I qualifications would be considered an advantage
    • Experience in the field of LV Electrical and Instrumentation systems associated with gas transmission is preferred although applicants from similar industries such as Oil and Gas, LNG or petrochemical who are seeking career development will be considered. You will hold Professional Engineering Membership of an accredited professional body or be working towards membership
    • A full valid driving license is essential, and the successful candidate will be expected to travel widely

     

    What will I get in return? 

    • A competitive starting salary
    • Use of a company car
    • Other benefits, including company pension scheme
    • Plenty of potential for further development and progression within the Company
    • This is an exciting opportunity to join a highly regarded, award winning company which has a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture
     

     

     

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  • Billings Administrator

     

    Location: Horley
    Salary: £18,700 to £22,200 (dependent on skills and experience)
    Reference: REQ338

     

    We are currently recruiting for a Billing Administrator to join the team in Horley reporting to the Team Supervisor.

     

    What does a Billing Administrator do?

    • Production of all invoices & credit notes raised from data provided by internal customers.
    • Reconciliation and completion of the GQM interface.
    • Management & control of departments billing box.
    • Opening and distribution of daily post. 
    • To deal in a timely manner with enquires from internal and external customers.
    • Controlling and maintaining the department archiving system.
    • Completion of scanning and indexing.
    • Providing cover for other parts of the department.

     

    Do you have what we are looking for? 

    • Good telephone manner and communication skills to deal with internal and external customers. 
    • Ability to accurately deal with high volumes of work with good numeracy and literacy skills.
    • Good technical skills on software such as excel/word and outlook.
    • Previous billing experience would be an advantage.
    • Must be reliable and able to work well in a team. However, should also have self-motivation and ability to work autonomously.
    • Able to work to deadlines and goals set.
    • Must have good attention to detail and the ability to priorities workload.

     

     

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  • Project Manager (E&I)

     

    Location: Edinburgh
    Salary: Personal contract (dependent on experience) 
    Reference: Req333 

     

    We're looking for an Electrical and Instrumentation Project Manager to join our Major Projects (Scotland) team. You will be based our Edinburgh office (Newbridge). This is a senior position reflected in a salary which will attract a Personal Contract. Our Major Projects team ensures the continuing safe and reliable operation of our gas transmission and LNG assets; this involves the construction, upgrade or replacement of installations and equipment of various sizes operating within the high pressure transmission system and on our satellite LNG sites.

     

    In the role of E&I Project Manager you will be responsible for delivery of projects associated with fixed electrical, instrumentation, telemetry, flow metering and gas quality systems. This including feasibility study, coordination of design, project planning, procurement, site installation and commissioning either as standalone projects or part of a multi discipline team. You will be responsible for ensuring projects are carried out safely, to programme and within budget.

     

    What does a Project Manager do?  

    • Leads a team of engineers in the design, procurement, implementation and installation of a range Electrical, Instrumentation and control projects. 
    • Establishes and maintains highly effective relationships with Maintenance, Network and third parties to achieve SGN’s strategic objectives.  
    • Effectively manages a team to deliver specific projects while demonstrating high performance with regards to Safety, Engineering and Value for Money. 
    • Efficient management of contractors within Contracts and Framework Agreements. 
    • Applies effective project controls to ensure delivery of every project on time and on budget.  

     

    Do you have what we are looking for?  

    • You will have Electrical and instrumentation project experience in an engineering environment. Knowledge and experience of working in the gas, process or petrochemical industries would be an advantage.  
    • Ideally you will hold, have held or be capable of, electrical authorisation within a similar engineering environment. 
    • Previous management or supervisory experience is required together with good influencing, coaching and communication skills allowing you to work with honesty and integrity at all times. 
    • You should be educated to Degree or HND standard in an appropriate engineering discipline. 
    • You must have a valid driving licence as this role will involve a certain amount of travel. 

     

    What will I get in return?  

    • Competitive starting salary and other benefits, including company pension scheme.  
    • Plenty of potential for further development and progression within the Company.  
    • Employment with a highly regarded, award winning company with a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture.  

     

      

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  • District Manager (Designate)

     

    Location: Wick     
    Salary: Personal contract  
    Reference: REQ318 

     

    What does a District Manager do?

    The role covers all aspects of SIU Operations, including delivery forecasting, LNG tanker operations/offloading, LNG storage, Vaporisation, Odorisation, Distribution and E&MW in addition significant new project works are being undertaken in Caithness as we replace ageing assets.

     

    Key responsibilities:

    • Manage all SGN activities and resources thus ensuring the provision of safe, cost effective and customer focused operations.
    • Ensure that H.S.E. legislation and SGN Standards of Service, policies and procedures are complied with.
    • Liaise with and manage inspection visits by key stakeholders such as the Health and Safety Executive.
    • Liaise with local authorities, contractors, customers and the general public to promote good customer relations. 
    • Plan and manage team workload to ensure that targets and standards of service area are achieved. 
    • Identify training needs and succession issues and ensure competence of all labour resources in all areas.
    • Monitor and improve productivity to drive performance.
    • Promote best practice, identify and introduce business improvements to achieve business targets. 
    • Manage projects associated with modifications to or upgrading of the LNG plant and gas distribution networks including the preparation of capital applications.
    • Ensure that annual maintenance programmes are completed in accordance with legislative requirements and company policy.
    • Maintain appropriate records to satisfy legal and operational requirements.
    • Prepare, plan and authorise operations in accordance with the Safe Control of Operations procedures.

     

     

    Do you have what we are looking for?

    The successful candidate requires the following:

    • Qualified to Degree level in a relevant Engineering discipline and/or registered as IEng or CEng with the Engineering Council.
    • Coupled with at least 5 years of relevant industry management experience.
    • Excellent leadership skills while having a broad technical knowledge of the gas industry coupled with knowledge of appropriate legislation, policy, procedures and relevant codes of practice.
    • Essential that you are flexible, self-motivated and resourceful
    • Excellent interpersonal/man management skills
    • Willing to participate in a high frequency standby rota.
    • Full UK driving licence is essential

     

    What will I get in return?

    • Competitive starting salary and other benefits, including company pension scheme.
    • Plenty of potential for further development and progression within the Company.
    • Employment with a highly regarded, award winning company with a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture.
    •  A designated mentoring and training programme will form part of this appointment

     

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  • First Call Operative (East Kent)

     

    Location: East Kent      
    Salary: £28,200 to £31,800 (dependent on skills and experience)
    Reference: req231

     

    We are recruiting for a Domestic Gas Engineer to work as a First Call Operative (FCO) in our East Kent depot. As the successful applicant, you will participate in a 24 hour standby rota and therefore you must live within the areas of East Kent.  

     

    What does a First Call Operative do? 

    • Works in a variety of outdoor and indoor environments safely, individually and as part of a team.
    • Locates and secures gas escapes, undertakes gas meter work and downstream pipework.
    • Uses computer field systems and achieves high standards of safety and technical competence. 

     

    Do you have what we are looking for? 

    • A flexible approach to work, and a willingness to take on new skills in order to further your career in the gas industry.
    • A friendly and approachable attitude with excellent customer service skills, as you will be dealing with members of the public.
    • A willingness to work variable hours and be flexible.
    • A demonstrable ability to work in a physically demanding environment.
    • You will hold current ACS qualifications CCN1 or CESP1. Ideally you will also hold MET1 to 4.  SGN specific training will be provided.
    • A full and valid driving licence is essential.

     

    What will I get in return? 

    • A competitive starting salary and significant potential for additional earnings including standby and Work Rota payments.
    • Other benefits, including a pension scheme.
    • Plenty of potential for further development and progression within the Company. 
    • Employment with a highly regarded, award winning company with a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture. 

     

     

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  • Gas Distribution Assistant (Kennington)

     

    Location: Kennington (with relocation to St Mary Cray)
    Salary: £23,100 to £25,700 (dependent on skills and experience)
    Reference: req156

     

    We currently have opportunities for the role of Gas Operatives (NCO1s) in our Kennington depot. Suitable applicant must live in or close to the surrounding areas of the depot.

     

    What does a Gas Distribution Assistant do? 

    • Gas service and mains repair activities.
    • Undertaking physically demanding work involving excavating/digging in the public/private highways laying and repairing gas pipes.
    • Working in a variety of outdoor environments safely and as part of a team.
    • Using computer field systems and achieving high standards of safety and technical competence.

     

    Do you have what we are looking for? 

    • A flexible attitude to work, and willingness to take on new skills in order to further your career in the gas industry.
    • Communicative and interpersonal skills, including the ability to converse with members of the public.
    • You will be expected to be flexible and to work variable hours participating in the 24-hour standby rota.
    • NCO1 accreditation is an advantage but not essential as appropriate training will be provided. 
    • A full and valid driving licence is essential.

     

    What will I get in return? 

    • Competitive starting salary and other benefits, including company pension scheme. 
    • Plenty of potential for further development and progression within the Company. 
    • Employment with a highly regarded, award winning company with a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture. 

     

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  • Team Manager (Operations)

     

    Location:  Poole 
    Salary: £29,000 to £40,000(dependent on skills and experience)
    Reference: req233

     

    An opportunity has arisen for the post of Team Manager based in Poole Depot, reporting to the General Manager.

     

    What does a Team Manager do?

     

    • Managing operational activities within budget allocations.
    • Managing both SGN employees and contractors across all the range of operational activities, including the Emergency, Repair, Connections, Replacement and Reinstatement processes.
    • Providing a safe, efficient and effective service to all of our customers.
    • Performance Management, delivering improvements in performance by embracing innovation and challenging the norm.

     

     

    Do you have what we are looking for?

     

    • An extensive knowledge of the gas industry, legislation, and related health and safety policies and procedures is essential.
    • Highly motivated with a flexible and positive approach to work.
    • Good leadership, organisational, diagnostic and problem solving skills and be able to act on your own initiative.
    • Effective communication skills at all levels, within and beyond your own team. 
    • Committed to safety and to providing coaching & leadership.
    • Be prepared to do extra to  support colleagues during high workloads and incidents
    • A full valid driving licence is essential and there is a requirement to participate in a 24-hour standby rota.

     

     

     

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