Facilities Technician

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Work type: Permanent - Flexible Working (e.g. Flexible Working Patterns, Compressed Hours available)
Location: Dublin
Categories: Facilities & Property

Salary: circa €40,000 depending on skills and experience, company vehicle for commercial use provided

37.5 hours per week

Our Role

SSE Facilities department is looking to recruit an M&E Maintenance Technician for Ireland based in Dublin Red Oak Office to principally cover the Dublin office with occasional visits required to our 6 depots across Ireland, including Limerick and Cork area providing a service to the Company’s sites in respect of maintenance/service/repairs and installation of a variety of building services. The successful person must be multi-skilled with an electrical base trade qualification. You must be able to demonstrate multi-trade experience within a similar role, able to achieve the highest level of customer service, work under pressure, possess a flexible approach and be prepared to travel. Experience working with Air Handling Units, Air Conditioning systems, Generators, Boilers, UPS systems and Fire alarms.

-To undertake such maintenance repairs, installation or servicing work as detailed by the facilities team.

-To comply with the Company’s procedures when working on SSE premises.

-To observe and comply with all working practices and to ensure compliance with the appropriate health & safety statutory requirements at all times.

-To maintain all Company issued equipment in a clean, serviceable, presentable and safe manner.

-Ensure all Company paperwork is completed accurately and legibly at all times and presented in a timely manner.

-Participate in the Company’s out of hour’s emergency call out rota as required.

-Maintain a professional manner at all times and develop good working relationships with customers and other staff members.

-To locate & purchase items of equipment to facilitate the speedy & effective service to our clients.

-Communicate current status of works to our Helpdesk after completion of visit.

-Ensure that work area is maintained in a clean and tidy state and dispose of all waste products in a suitable manner and in line with company procedures.

-Respond in a timely manner to verbal/written and electronic requests.

-Act as First point of contact for the site facilities requirements within the cluster.

-Sign off facilities work sheets ensuring completion within allocated times and return to the helpdesk daily

-Carry out multi skilled activities within the facilities remit

Your Skills and Experience

-Ability to effectively communicate with SSE staff and service providers.

-Ability to show a professional attitude to whatever jobs carried out.

-Ability to support and contribute to M&E and building fabric maintenance

-A good knowledge of health and safety

-Ability to handle tools correctly and safely

-Minimum City & Guilds level 3 qualified or equal equivalent

-Desirable: Experience on domestic water systems

-Desirable: IPAF, PASMA, gas safe

-Good communication skills.

-Multi skilled. With an electrical bias (certified to current regulations)

-Good decision maker and ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team.

-Use of Microsoft Office and CAFM Packages.

-Flexibility - This is a mobile role servicing our local customer base however occasional support to our nationwide clients may be required and may include overnight stays.

-Clean Driving License is required.

Our Company

SSE is Ireland’s second largest energy utility and the leading developer and investor in cleaner energy infrastructure. SSE owns and operates over 2,000MW of generation capacity on the island of Ireland, of which 718MW is from renewable sources. Sitting within our Wholesale business, SSE Airtricity supplies greener electricity, natural gas and essential services to over 770,000 homes and businesses. Since 2008, SSE has directly invested over £2bn in growing its Ireland energy business including investment in large-scale, cleaner energy infrastructure. As a result of that investment SSE has contributed over €5bn to Irish Gross Domestic Product (GDP) since 2010, demonstrating the scale of economic activity that SSE’s operations support across Ireland.

SSE Ireland has been certified by Business in the Community Ireland to the Business Working Responsibly Mark, the gold standard for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Sustainability in Ireland. The Mark is presented to companies that represent best-in-class leadership, policies, practices, performance, and impact in CSR and Sustainability including employee engagement, innovation, environmental practices, supply chain management and engagement with the local community.

Our Benefits

We employ 1000 individuals doing everything from helping customers with their bills to the creation of clean, green renewable energy. Our people are important to us and we go to great lengths to extend the values of our award winning customer service to our employees to ensure that as part of our diverse workforce, you have the flexibility and opportunity to develop to your fullest potential.

In addition to a competitive salary, you’ll automatically be enrolled in into our Group Pension Plan and have the opportunity to join our Share plans. You’ll enjoy 25 days’ annual leave entitlement, with the option to buy up to 10 extra days and will also be eligible for a host of other lifestyle benefits. Each employee is also entitled to one day paid volunteering, allowing you to dedicate your time, skills and expertise to your local community or a charitable cause as part of our “Be the Difference” scheme.

Next Steps

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Closing date for applications is: 23rd Dec 2018

For more information about this role, or to discuss any adjustments you require to submit your application please get in touch via sse.resourcing.team@sse.com

This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If you’re internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application. If you’re successful, we’ll conduct some pre-employment checks.


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