• 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.

     




  • Gas Distribution Assistant (Edinburgh)

     

    Location: Edinburgh
    Salary: Starting salary of £20,588 rising to £23,375 after completion of training
    Closing date: Wednesday 21 November 2018
    Reference: req60

     

    We are seeking enthusiastic, motivated and hardworking people to become qualified NCO1 gas operatives by joining our training in January.

     

    What does an NCO1 do?

    • Works in the maintenance, repair and replacement of our gas mains and services.
    • Works in a variety of outdoor environments safely and as part of a team.
    •  Physically demanding work including excavation
    • Uses computer field systems and achieves high standards of safety and technical competence.
    • You will be part of a team supporting the Team Leader.

     

    Do you have what we are looking for?

    • No specific experience is required as full role training will be provided
    •  A full and valid driving licence is essential.
    •  You will be flexible and willing to work variable hours, participating in a 24-hour standby rota.
    •  You will demonstrate high standards of safety and technical competence in everything you do.
    • You will display excellent customer service skills at all times.
    • We use field based systems so you must be able to use a computer.
    • Any qualifications or experience in streetworks, HGV/plant, construction, stores/logistics and pipework qualifications or experience would be welcome and potentially help with future progression.

     

    What will I get in return?

    • Great potential for further training and progression in the Company. We value our people.
    • Excellent benefits scheme including pension scheme, sick pay scheme, retailer discounts, child care vouchers and salary sacrifice car scheme. 
    • The opportunity to join one of the largest gas distribution companies in the UK.
    • You will be part of an award winning, progressive company with a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture.

     

     

     

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  • First Call Operative (Dundee)

     

    Location: Dundee
    Salary: £28,000 to £30,000  (dependent on skills and experience)
    Closing date: Tuesday 20 November 2018
    Reference: req13

     

    We are recruiting for a Gas Service Engineer to work as a First Call Operative (FCO) in our Dundee depot. As the successful applicant, you will participate in a 24-hour standby rota and therefore you must live within Dundee or the surrounding area.

     

    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. There may be times when you will be required to support the Engineering teams which can involve digging in public and private highways.
    • 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 as you will need to travel as part of the role.

     

    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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  • Logistics Coordinator

     

    Location: East Kent  
    Salary: £22,100 to £25,100 (dependent on skills and experience)
    Closing date: Wednesday 21 November 2018
    Reference: req27

     

    What does a Logistics Coordinator do? 

    We are looking for a logistics coordinator who is organised and self-motivated, with an excellent phone manner dealing with internal and external time constraints. The successful applicant will coordinate the support logistics roll to our fleet of emergency staff and vehicles, with a team of drivers under their direction. 

     

    Do you have what we are looking for? 

    • Microsoft 365 (excel, word & outlook)
    • Logistical coordination (managing people and vehicle movement for delivery and collection of items critical to the business)
    • Good geographical knowledge of the south-east area (preferable)
    • Have an understanding of plant and plant hire through to the returns process (preferable but not essential - training available if required) 

     

    What will I get in return? 

    • 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 (Glasgow)

     

    Location: Glasgow
    Salary: Starting salary of £20,588 rising to £23,375 after completion of training
    Closing date: Wednesday 21 November 2018
    Reference: req60

     

    We are seeking enthusiastic, motivated and hardworking people to become qualified NCO1 gas operatives by joining our training in January.

     

    What does an NCO1 do?

    • Works in the maintenance, repair and replacement of our gas mains and services.
    • Works in a variety of outdoor environments safely and as part of a team.
    •  Physically demanding work including excavation
    • Uses computer field systems and achieves high standards of safety and technical competence.
    • You will be part of a team supporting the Team Leader.

     

    Do you have what we are looking for?

    • No specific experience is required as full role training will be provided
    •  A full and valid driving licence is essential.
    •  You will be flexible and willing to work variable hours, participating in a 24-hour standby rota.
    •  You will demonstrate high standards of safety and technical competence in everything you do.
    • You will display excellent customer service skills at all times.
    • We use field based systems so you must be able to use a computer.
    • Any qualifications or experience in streetworks, HGV/plant, construction, stores/logistics and pipework qualifications or experience would be welcome and potentially help with future progression.

     

     

    What will I get in return?

    • Great potential for further training and progression in the Company. We value our people.
    • Excellent benefits scheme including pension scheme, sick pay scheme, retailer discounts, child care vouchers and salary sacrifice car scheme. 
    • The opportunity to join one of the largest gas distribution companies in the UK.
    • You will be part of an award winning, progressive company with a commitment to developing an equal, diverse and inclusive culture.

     

     

     

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  • Gas Distribution Assistant (Aldershot)

     

    Location: Aldershot
    Salary: £22,000 (dependent on skills and experience)
    Closing date: Tuesday 20 November 2018
    Reference: req33

     

    We currently have an opportunity for a Gas Operatives (NCO1s) to join our Aldershot depot. Suitable applicant must live in or close to the Aldershot 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 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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  • E&I Support Engineer

     

    Location: Castle Malwood, Hampshire       
    Salary: £32,000 to £40,000(dependent on skills and experience)
    Closing date: Wednesday 14 November 2018
    Reference: 18332EXTR1

     

    We have a new opportunity for an Electrical & Instrumentation Support Engineer (instrument biased) to join the team in Malwood, reporting to the Network E&I Engineer for the south of England. 

     

    What does a E&I Support Engineer do? 

    As an E&I Support Engineer you will be responsible for assisting in designing, developing and ensuring compliance with installed E&I equipment which is used in the gas transportation and delivery parts of the business.  The Job Holder will be expected to cover the South and South East areas, but will take more of a lead within the South. 

     The job holder will support the E&I Managers within Network Integrity, in ensuring that key systems and processes operate effectively, efficiently and safely. Working closely with colleagues across a number of functions and departments within the business and external organisations.

    Duties include:

     

    • Scoping of E&I projects across the Network, taking into account the E&I asset lifecycle
    • Ensure suitable compliance levels are applied for new and existing E&I equipment
    • Ensuring projects are carried out safely and in accordance with SGN policy and procedures
    • Ensuring projects associated with RIIO Integrity upgrades are produced in a timely manner to enable delivery of key Outputs
    • Ensuring SGN communications systems are maintained and are fully supported.
    • Working closely with new/existing bio-methane entry facilities.
    • Supporting other areas of the business to ensure the integrity of our E&I assets

     

     

     

    Do you have what we are looking for? 

    Experience

    Knowledge and experience of electrical, instrumentation, control, metering, radio & satellite telemetry systems in the gas industry is essential. A knowledge of ATEX, DSEAR and Hazardous areas is also required.

     

    Qualities 

    Candidates must be performance oriented and self-motivated individuals, able to control budgets, people, resources and tasks. They must be able to balance conflicting priorities and challenging timescales and able to work with people at all levels. Knowledge and experience of electrical systems in the gas industry is essential and a detailed knowledge of ATEX, DSEAR and hazardous areas is also required. A basic understanding of the principles of asset management applying to ISO 55001 and experience with back office such as MAXIMO would be beneficial. 

     

    Qualifications 

    You will ideally have a minimum of HNC/HND in Electrical and Electronic Engineering or HNC/HND in Process Instrumentation and Control. Being electrically authorized in some form would be an advantage.

    You must be able to drive and be willing to travel within the UK on a regular basis working in both office and field environments.

     

    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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  • First Call Operative (Glasgow)

     

    Location: Glasgow
    Salary: £29,000 to £30,000  (dependent on skills and experience)
    Closing date: Friday 16 November
    Reference: req32

     

    We are recruiting for a Gas Service Engineer to work as a First Call Operative (FCO) in our Glasgow depot. As the successful applicant, you will participate in a 24 standby rota and therefore you must live within 5 miles of Glasgow boundary.

     

    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. There may be times when you will be required to support the Engineering teams which can involve digging in public and private highways.
    • 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 as you will need to travel as part of the role.

     

    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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