Assistant Network Fitter

Job Type: Permanent

Location: St Peter Port, Guernsey

Salary: £24k - £26k per annum

Benefits: Relocation package will be provided to the successful candidate

Hours of Work: Full time

Start Date: ASAP


The client:


Currently, the client are in the stages of a transformational journey from a traditional utility company to a trusted provider of services powered by innovative technology. An experienced and talented team of over 180 employees across the Isle of Man, Jersey, and Guernsey.


Offer competitive salaries and other benefits such as an employee assistance programme, life insurance, access to a pension scheme, volunteering opportunities for those who love to give back, training and development opportunities for those looking to drive their career even further.


The role:


This is a varied role that could handle anything from Mains Replacement or Mains surveying to New Service Installations or disconnections.


The daily duties will include:


  • Assisting the Network Fitter in the company’s response in dealing with Public Related Emergencies'

  • ​Assisting with tasks on the gas distribution network as directed by the Network Officer

  • ​Supporting on routine and non-routine maintenance work on gas distribution network and associated equipment as directed and scheduled by the Network Officer

  • Providing technical expertise in the resolution of hazards

  • ​Assisting in the collection and reporting of operational data associated with the gas distribution network

  • ​Working with the team on the solution of hazards and events and investigate and control of leakage on the gas distribution network

  • ​Ensuring tasks are carried out with minimal disruption to customers ​and in an efficient manner

  • ​Working in conjunction with contractors

  • ​On site liaison with the public and external agencies

  • ​Participating on the emergency call out duty Rota on a 1 week in every 4 throughout the year


The successful candidate will have the following:


  • Be willing to undertake the training requirements towards becoming a fully competent Assistant Network Fitter

  • Able to demonstrate a good knowledge of construction, operation and maintenance of gas plant and equipment

  • Some experience of emergency processes in the mains, LPG and/or Plant

  • Outstanding communication skills with colleagues, public, contractors and consultants​

  • ​Be able to demonstrate and evidence understanding with all health and Safety & Environment legislation

Applying


Contact for this job: Lisa Doyle

Method of application: CV

Email address to send applications to: recruitment@wilcock.co.uk