SSEC~Civil Project Engineer

Inverurie, Scotland, gb
Company: SSE
Category: Architecture and Engineering Occupations
Published on 2021-06-23 06:00:53

Base Location: Inverness, Cumbernauld, Aberdeen, Perth, Glasgow, Shetland

Salary: £Competitive depending on skills and experience

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time, 37 hours |

What is the Role?

SSE Transmission is going through a very exciting period of growth and in doing so we have a requirement for an experienced Civil Project Engineer to work on our Shetland HVDC Project.

As Civil Project Engineer you will be expected to:

  • Define engineering basis of design and scope
  • Validating and verify the engineering design, construction and installation within your specialist technical discipline for assigned projects.
  • Provide civil engineering support across multiple contracts by creating outline designs during development phases including site/route selection, ground investigation specification, earthworks designs, public road upgrade and landscaping for proposed assets
  • Develop scope of works and detailed specifications, you'll review Contractor's designs for compliance with specifications and support site teams to ensure quality of installations.
  • Evaluate tenders and scope, procure and manage specialist services.
  • What do I need?

    To be considered for this role, we would love you to have: 

  • Experience as Civil Project Engineer who has sound technical knowledge of industry standards and specifications and an in depth understanding of CDM Regulations
  • The ability to communicate complex technical issues in a clear and concise manner, you'll facilitate decision making by senior management
  • You should be working on or have a degree in appropriate engineering discipline or equivalent experience.
  • Experience of using digital platforms such as Infraworks to facilitate early design development and an understating of the capabilities and outputs of Civil3D will be an advantage. 
  • About our Business

    [ Link removed ] owns and operates the electricity transmission network in the north of Scotland, transporting energy from where it is generated to where it is needed, providing a safe and reliable supply of electricity to the communities it serves. Home to some of the UK's greatest resources of renewable energy, SSEN Transmission is playing a critical role in the transition to a low carbon future, developing, building, maintaining and operating a network for net zero.

    Life at SSE

    If you’re considering a career with us, you’re probably wondering what’s in it for you? From health and wellness to finances and family, we’re proud of our [ Link removed ] which includes 34 days holiday (plus the option to buy additional days), enhanced maternity and paternity leave, discounted healthcare and a wide range of offers via our SSE Advantage scheme.

    At SSE we’re proud to celebrate difference. We all have different skills, experience and backgrounds and we strive to have a friendly and inclusive culture where you can be yourself. We 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 [ Link removed ] for all employees. We actively encourage applicants from all protected characteristics and commit to providing any reasonable adjustments required during the application and assessment process, and upon joining SSE.

    Next Steps

    All applications should be submitted online, and I'll be back in touch after the vacancy closing date to let you know the outcome.

    If you would like to discuss any working differently requirements or adjustments you may require throughout the recruitment and selection process, please contact [ Link removed ] or 0141 224 7197.

    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. 

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