Jointers Mate – Barnsley – (FT,PT, Job Share) – E.ON UK PLC – Barnsley


The new E.ON is one of the strongest operators of European energy networks and energy-related infrastructure, as well as a provider of advanced customer solutions for more than 50 million customers. With a total of over 75,000 employees we are represented in 15 countries. This makes us ideally positioned to help drive Europe's energy transition.
By focusing on two sustainable growth areas and with the acquisition of innogy, E.ON fully commits itself to the fundamental transformation of the energy world. As one of Europe’s largest energy service providers we will actively drive the energy transition in Hungary and Europe.
Combining the expertise of both companies will also make E.ON a pioneer in developing new and innovative energy solutions and attract the brightest minds in the energy sector.

We need everyone's positive energy and innovative thinking to lead the energy transition to net zero. That's why we welcome applications from all backgrounds and experiences and have a range of flexible working options to suit everyone!
Base location – Barnsley and will involve regular travel within the surrounding area. Further travel and overnight stays may be required on occasion.
Salary £29,563

Here's what you'll be doing E.ON UK operates one of the largest Street Lighting Contracting businesses in the UK with a large presence in the East and West Midlands as well as the North West of England. We have four Street Lighting PFI's and work for most local authorities in the areas we operate in. We operate as an ICP and carry out jointing associated with the installation and connection of electrical networks for most of the housing developers in the UK. We have agreements to work on the DNO and IDNO networks in the UK and we are now looking at expanding and growing our Independent Connections Provider business. To assist with this growth and to meet our current obligations we are looking for enthusiastic and hardworking Jointer’s mate to join our team.

As a Jointers Mate, you’ll play a key role in installing and maintaining street lighting and highway electrical street lighting equipment, this also includes assisting the Jointer in making connections to DNO/IDNO networks.  Other responsibilities within this role include:

The safe use and operation of tools, equipment and vehicles associated with the role up to and including LGV (Cat C) and vehicle mounted lorry loader cranes.
Excavation and reinstatement in multiple surface types to current NRSWA standards.
Taking full ownership of personal health and safety, in accordance with the Company’s Health, Safety, Environment and Quality policies and procedures. This includes those you are working with as well as anyone affected by your operations.
Complying with operational working practices, method statements and associated risk assessments.
Ensuring correct selection and use of company provided PPE and equipment as required by the relevant risk assessment and method statements relating to each work activity. Profile:

What we need from you
Recognised Electrical Apprenticeship or Street lighting and LV services training programme.
Previous Full G39 qualification.
Current NRSWA Accreditation.
Current First Aid and Manual Handling certificates.
Relevant authorisation to carry out 3PH UG connections to DNO/IDNO networks.
Understanding operational and 1:500 electrical network diagrams.
Current NRSWA accreditation.
CSCS accreditation.
A current driving licence. 
LGV (Cat C) driving licence

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