Operational Response Engineer (ORE)
(Training can be provided for those who currently hold Gas Safe register and CCN1 / CESP1 or CMA1)
Location - Bradford
Salary - £31,830 + Overtime + Incentives + Van
Here at Northern Gas Network we really value our people, we believe that happy staff are productive staff. Our depots have a great community feel, our teams are always warm, friendly and welcoming. These are just some of the reasons that we feel our ORE's (Gas Engineers) roles are such fantastic opportunities.
Not only will you be working for a great company and receiving a good salary, but you'll be joining an experienced team of professionals, a team that work closely, collaboratively, enjoy a great environment and support one another. The role of ORE / Operational Response Engineer is an essential one as you will be the first point of call for gas escapes / investigations / maintenance and replacements. Your role really does make a difference to our customers and the public, as you will be responsible for ensuring emergencies and works are managed in a speedily and safe manner. Operating in the industry that we do, safety is paramount and you will make this your first priority as you quickly assess the situation and make the right decisions.
You will need to hold your CCN1 / CESP1 or CMA1 certificate, be Gas Safe registered and hold a full UK driving licence. Please remember these are Response roles and as such will require you to work unsocial hours and weekends. Keeping this in mind, please be aware and consider the shift patterns, on call and weekend working prior to completing your application.
In today's world of uncertainty in the employment market, we able to offer a long term and rewarding career. One that can see you progressing through the ranks and increasing your earnings along the way. Most of our Senior Managers are long serving employees that started working out on the patches, which is another example why our ORE roles are fantastic.
Co-ordinate work for teams/individuals engaged in the operation and maintenance of the gas transportation system. Receive instructions and requests, plan and organise resources and make appropriate arrangements to ensure that work is carried out efficiently.
Lay, connect, disconnect, commission, decommission and maintain pipework, associated plant and equipment; this may involve complex work and/or specialist knowledge.
Respond to emergencies, participate in standby and undertake testing, survey, detection and diagnostic work which may be of a complex nature, reporting results, ensuring safety and taking appropriate action in order to maintain the transportation system and associated equipment.
Work Towards Totex - Carry out and ensure that excavation, backfill, reinstatement and repair work is carried out to the required standards including the removal of surplus/waste material.
Provide appropriate training, specialist advice, support and guidance to teams/individuals engaged in the operation and maintenance of the gas transportation system.
Co-ordinate and provide advice, guidance and support for 3rd parties operating on or adjacent to the gas transportation system.
Working Towards Totex- Gather information, prepare and write reports which may include participation in the preparation of technical information and making appropriate recommendations.
Work within and promote the philosophy of team working and development across all NGN activities to achieve business objectives improve commercial performance and deliver excellent customer experience.
Knowledge, Skills, Qualifications and Experience
Salary / Package:
Please note that any NGN colleague may apply for this vacancy. However, It is important to note that from December 2018, we have changed our internal recruitment process. Changes are as follows:
-You must inform your current line manager of your application, prior to applying
-You may only apply to this vacancy, should you have been in your current role for a minimum of 12 months
-It is essential that internal applicants attach a covering letter that outlines their interest in the vacancy, as a minimum requirement.
-It is highly preferable that internal applicants also attach a CV to their application.
We look forward to receiving your application! Should you have any queries before you apply, please email firstname.lastname@example.org marked FAO the Recruitment and Resourcing Manager.
Northern Gas Networks reserves the right to close a vacancy early dependent upon applicant numbers.
Best of Luck!