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    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.

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  • Network Strategy Records Assistant

     

    Location: Newbridge, Edinburgh
    Salary: £21,000 to £26,000 (dependent on skills and experience)
    Closing date: Friday 17 August 2018
    Reference: 18228EXTR1

     

    An opportunity has arisen for an Network Records Assistant within Network Strategy, Network directorate, based in Axis House, reporting to the Network Strategy Industry Codes and Investigations (ICI) Support Manager.

     

    What does a Network Strategy Records Assistant do?

    • Take the lead, process and evaluate new work transferring to the ICI Team
    • Supervise a small team
    • Deliver work to specific Service Level Agreements and to tight deadlines
    • Coordination of the compliance audit programme associated with third party works
    • As a good communicator, you should be able to challenge and make decisions
    • Have a flexible approach
    • Cover other tasks/staff within the department as required
    • Support management as required
    • Responsibility for producing and delivering Management Information
    • Ensure that all training needs are met for the team you are responsible for
    • Customer liaison is required

     

    Do you have what we are looking for?

    • Due to the nature of the work carried out by the Network Strategy Team, the successful candidate will be exposed to a wide range of activities from across the SGN business
    • With a positive and flexible approach to work you will be highly motivated with good organisational and problem-solving skills
    • In addition, you need to be an effective communicator at all levels within and beyond your own team
    • Candidates will also be expected to demonstrate high level of computer literacy and associated skills 
    • Attention to detail and accuracy is essential
    • An appreciation of metering would be advantageous however not essential
    • It is essential that you are committed to the SGN values and will challenge your peers to deliver SGN targets while operating within our safety golden rules

     

     

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  • Senior Network Technician 

     

    Location: Edinburgh / Falkirk area
    Salary: £32,000 to £40,000 (dependent on skills and experience)
    Closing date: Monday 20 August 2018
    Reference: 18289EXT 

     

    We are looking for a Senior Network Technician (Electrical and Instrumentation) to join our Maintenance team in Scotland. You will be based within the Edinburgh/Falkirk area, but the role will involve travel throughout Scotland.

     

    What does a Senior Electrical Technician (E&I) do?  

    • You will be Involved in the maintenance and repair of installations and equipment of various sizes and operating pressures, in hazardous and non-hazardous areas which include volume, energy and LGT systems.
    • You will be required to carry out on-site inspections, post maintenance audits, fault finding and repair of Electrical systems and the testing and commissioning of minor project works, together with other technical operations, ensuring all tasks involving electrical systems and equipment are carried out in accordance with the Electricity at Work Regulations 1989.
    • Participation in an operational standby rota, for which you will receive appropriate remuneration.

    Do you have what we are looking for?  

    • You will have completed a recognised electrical craft apprenticeship.
    • The desirable candidate will have an HNC in Electrical Engineering (or equivalent), and will hold a valid Compex certificate.
    • You will be highly motivated with a flexible and positive approach to work. You will have good leadership, organisational, diagnostic and problem-solving skills and be able to act on your own initiative.
    • You will be hardworking, reliable, practical and display good leadership skills.
    • You will be an effective communicator at all levels and ideally you will have supervisory and mentoring experience. 
    • As part of the role, candidates must be willing to travel away from home for periods of short duration if requested, to undertake work activities or training, therefore you must have a flexible approach to work. 
    • You must have a valid driving licence as this role will involve travel throughout Scotland. 

     

    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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  • Biomethane Technical Team Manager

     

    Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
    Salary: £32,400 to £36,200  (dependent on skills and experience)
    Closing date: Monday 20 August 2018
    Reference: 18287EXT

     

    We are currently recruiting for a Biomethane Technical Team Manager to join the team in Scotland, reporting to the Biomethane Operations Manager.

     

    What does a Biomethane Technical 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, mechanical, process or civil 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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  • Store Keeper

     

    Location: Provan, Scotland
    Salary: £22,875 
    Closing date: Friday 24 August 2018
    Reference: 18297EXT 

     

    We currently have a position for the role of Stores Keeper in our Plant and Equipment department based in Provan.

     

    What does a Store Keeper do?

    • Working within a small team of plant fitters, undertaking work on all items supplied within the SGN business units across Scotland to the required specification and standard.
    • Responsible for operating and using mobile plant, mechanical lifting handling equipment, tools and other equipment as required.
    • Receive instructions and requests, plan and organise resources and make appropriate arrangements to ensure that work is carried out efficiently.
    • Manage goods & all associated plant and equipment used in Scotland within the Provan warehouse, for despatch/delivery to SGN business units or third parties. Receive goods & all associated plant & equipment from SGN business units, third parties and prepare for dispatch/delivery to other parties.
    • Manage Gas Detection devices and other instruments and electric portable equipment within the stores area and distribute to Depots within SGN Network.
    • Interrogate and update the SGN data systems with the appropriate information.
    • Enter and update electronic information onto SGN Systems as required. 
    • Progress ordering, purchase, receipt, inspection, storage, stock control, handling and issue of equipment, goods and materials in accordance with standards and procedures, to meet the needs of SGN’s operations. 
    • Maintain where appropriate relevant items of Plant and Equipment utilized by SGN.
    • Act as second delivery driver covering Scotland’s weekly depot deliveries driving a 7.5 Tonne lorry.
    • The department is responsible for carrying out a number of “Depot Checks” every year, travelling to the various depots throughout Scotland, the post may require an element of flexibility and occasional working away from the base location at Provan. Occasional overnight stays may be a required for the role.

     

    Do you have what we are looking for?

    • A flexible attitude to work, and willingness to take on new skills to develop a career in the gas industry.
    • Communicative and Inter-personal skills, including the ability to converse with members of the public.
    • You will ideally be qualified to NVQ Level 3 or equivalent, and possess 2 or more years’ experience of warehouse activities, along with experience on Microsoft office and administration.
    • A full UK driving licence is essential. A forklift or reach truck licence is desirable although training will be provided if required. 
    • You will be able to demonstrate competence in the operation and use of mobile plant, mechanical lifting handling equipment, tools and other equipment.
    • The ability to work within SGN safety policies and procedures to ensure compliance with HS&E and Company legislation.  
    • You will also have a working knowledge of regulations associated with the disposal of waste

     

    What will I get in return?

    • Competitive starting salary and other benefits, including pension scheme.
    • 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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  • Innovation Project Officer

     

    Location: Edinburgh  
    Salary: £32,400 to £36,200 (dependent on skills and experience)
    Closing date: Friday 31 August 2018
    Reference: 18247EXTR1

     

    There is an exciting opportunity for a Project Officer to work on one of our Network Innovation Competition projects; Real-Time Networks. This project will look to create a flexible network that is able to cope with the future requirements and challenges of an ever-changing GB gas network.

     

    What does an Innovation Project Officer do? 

    • Support network sensor installations
    • Provide review of contractor risk assessment method statements
    • Draft reporting both internally and for the regulator
    • Assist in the financial management of the project
    • Support and attend project meetings as required and liaising with contractors/other personnel/companies appointed to the project
    • Maintain and monitor the Project Plan using Microsoft Project

     

    Do you have what we are looking for? 

    • You will be an excellent communicator, capable and willing to give presentations, with a flexible ‘can-do’ approach to work. 
    • As the role will involve some travel, you must have a valid driving licence and be willing to spend time away from your primary location.
    • You will need to demonstrate a good understanding of the gas industry. An understanding of network planning, gas quality and composition, Ofgem governance and regulation would prove beneficial for this role. 
    • You must be proficient at report writing and well versed with Microsoft applications. 
    • An understanding of project management techniques would also be an advantage.

     

    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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