Get Into Energy Jobs

Job Information

National Grid Technical Assistant in United Kingdom

About us

We’ve connected millions of people safely, reliably and efficiently to the energy they use since 1990. But the world has grown, becoming more urban, complex and connected than ever before. So, we’ve changed too. We know we can’t stand still or be complacent, so we’re planning, innovating and working to remain as vital and relevant as ever before. Join us and you’ll help us build the energy systems of tomorrow. Join us and be at the heart of energy.

About You

As an Technical Administrator, you’ll support the operational teams by providing technical data to drive performance across the terminal. You’ll ensure records, documents and data are maintained appropriately and actively enable a robust technical management system.

Alongside supporting maintenance, inspections and both internal and external audits you’ll maintain all manuals and procedures for the terminals assets, equipment and installations. As a Technical Administrator you’ll work in accordance with National Grids Safe Systems of Work and participate in emergency planning.

About you

We are looking for a someone with a proven background within technical administration e.g. Microsoft office suite preferably within a utilities environment. You’ll be a task conscious individual allowing you to support inspections & audits as part of a wider team and alone when required to ensure we are working as effectively as possible.

Preferably you’ll have aworking knowledge of legislative requirementsalongside plant awareness allowing you to support the business on a day to day basis. You’ll maintain a proactive and customer driven outlook enabling you to communicate effectively with both internal and external stakeholders, within this fast-paced and varied environment.

This is an exceptional opportunity to display, develop and expand your skills within a high-profile company, as well as the chance to take advantage of long term opportunities in the future as we continue to grow and develop. If you ready to rise to the challenge and responsibility of ensuring the UK gas transmission pipeline system continues to operate in a safe, effective and compliant manner, then this is the role for you!


This role is based out of our Bacton Terminal, a full valid driving license is required due to location.

What you'll get

A competitive salary between £ 25,285 - £28,260– dependent on capability

As well as your base salary, you will receive a bonus based on personal and company performance and a competitive contributory pension scheme where we will double match your contribution to a maximum company contribution of 12%. You will also have access to a number of flexible benefits such as a share incentive plan, salary sacrifice car and technology schemes, support via employee assistance lines and matched charity giving, to name a few.

More Information

At National Grid, we don’t just ask our people to deliver to the highest standards. We also support them to be the best they can be. We welcome and encourage applicants with diverse experiences and backgrounds. National Grid’s ambition is to drive, develop and operate our business in a way that results in a more inclusive culture. We are committed to building a workforce which represents the communities we serve and a working environment in which everyone feels respected, fairly treated, valued and able to reach their full potential.

Closing Date – 24/07/2019

This may change therefore we encourage candidates to submit their applications as early as possible and not to wait until the published closing date. National Grid’s recruitment periods can and may vary. We reserve the right to remove this advert or close it to further applications at any point

More Information

Closing Date: 24/07/2019

Hiring Manager: Sam Osborne


Contact Number: 07881514670