Iberdrola USA Cable Jointer x 2 in United States


At ScottishPower we know that our people are our strongest asset, so we’re always looking for individuals whose energy, intelligence and passion can help us reach our goals.

At the heart of all business visions and activities are the people whose individual efforts and performance make it happen. We encourage our people to be proud of where they work, to share their ideas and to own their careers. We promote a safe working environment and push people to shape and progress their careers so that we grow our talent within the company.

We’re able to continue our recruitment drive because the demand for energy keeps growing. As well as this, our investment in our network and continual search for innovative ways to generate and distribute energy means we can offer a wide range of exciting careers in a stable industry.


SP Energy Networks is part of the ScottishPower Group of companies. We provide power on behalf of supply companies through a network of cables and power lines that we own and maintain.

We do it responsibly. We do it with respect for people and for the environment. We do it looking at the long term, not just today. We do it innovatively.

We're dedicated to delivering a safe and reliable electricity supply to all of our customers 24 hours a day, every day of the year. Through our transmission and distribution network we provide power to customers in Merseyside, Cheshire, North Wales and North Shropshire as well as Central and Southern Scotland.


The Role

We currently have opportunities, in the Prenton Area, for Jointers/Fitters/Linespersons to join us as a Craftsperson. As Craftsperson, reporting to the Field Team Leader, your main focus will be to construct, maintain and repair the substations, cables and overhead lines that make up the electrical distribution network and this may include delivering plant/equipment and erecting it at Site.


About You

We are looking for candidates who have industrial experience in Jointing, Fitting or Lines working and who hold relevant electrical authorisations for their trade. You will have a sound knowledge of health, safety and environmental legislation and the ability to communicate effectively with customers and colleagues, acting as an on-site representative of the Company. Ideally, you will hold an HGV Category C License or be willing to undertake the training to achieve this. You will also have a flexible approach to work and be willing to undertake stand-by duties, to allow for the restoration of customer supplies and network discrepancies impacting network security.

In return, this is an excellent career opportunity to apply your craft experience within a technically challenging environment, whilst developing new skills. As well as the career opportunities that come with working as part of a Global Organisation, we also offer a competitive Benefits and Rewards package.

  • Pension plan

  • Share incentive plan

  • Enhanced maternity and adoption leave provisions

  • Childcare Vouchers

  • Enhanced annual leave

  • Caring and development breaks

  • Training and development

  • Competencies: Achieving results and continuous improvement, Teamwork, Initiative, Customer service (All Level1)

  • Technical question on:- Health and Safety

Location: 3 Prenton Way, North Cheshire Trading Estate, PRENTON, CH43 3ET.

REFERENCE: 5097602700

Publication date: 10.07.2018

Contract Type: Permanent

Employment Status: Full Time

Selection Method: Competency Based Interview

Salary: From £ 23,807 per annum

CLOSING DATE: Wednesday the 25th of July 2018