Operational Response Engineer (ORE)
(Training can be provided for those who currently hold Gas Safe register and CCN1 / CESP1 or CMA1)
Location: Washington, Wear- we are looking for applicants in the following postcodes only:
NE34/33/37 or SR5/6
Salary: £31,830 + Overtime + Incentives + Van
Start Date: 14th April 2020 (note- due to pre-booked training, you must be able to start on this date and commit to a 4-week training period following this)
Why Work at NGN?
At Northern Gas Networks, we are a community. We provide a supportive and fun working environment in our spacious offices with onsite parking provided. We embrace creativity and innovation as well as offering a range of learning and development opportunities to progress your career.
Since we started operating in 2005, We have led the way as one of the most cost-efficient of the UK's eight gas distribution networks, reliably delivering gas to over 2.7 million homes and businesses.
Our 'dream' is to become the UK's most loved, admired and respected company, and we aim to do this through an empowered team that is 'mind-blowingly great!'
We have an exciting permanent opportunity for an Operational Response Engineer to join our team at NGN!
The ORE role 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 an efficient and safe manner.
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're 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.
About You- Skills and Experience:
What we Offer:
We believe that our people should be recognised for their contribution. Therefore, we offer the below package:
We are looking for people who can demonstrate and live all our values, which are at the heart of everything that we do.We are ...
Trailblazing Empowered Community Focused
Intellectually Curious Heartfelt
And most importantly... we are...Happy!
Diversity at NGN:
We value diversity at NGN and this is embedded in everything that we do. We will be delighted to hear from a diverse range of applicants, so we can continue to grow our mind-blowingly great team of people.
We are proud to support the Armed Forces Covenant, helping ex-services personnel back into employment, as well as being members of WISE (Women in Science and Engineering) and supporting the current 'Parent Returner' programme led by CIPD; empowering working parents to succeed and re-enter the workplace.
Any applicants that require reasonable adjustments or further flexibility are able contact us directly to inform us of any additional support that is required throughout the recruitment process.
FAO Current NGN Colleagues Only:
Please note that any NGN colleague may apply for this vacancy.
It is important to note that;
-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
-Please attach your CV to your application- this is a mandatory part of the application process.
Interview Date(s): TBC
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.
We look forward to receiving your application!
Best of Luck!