Gas Operative (full training provided)
Location: Middlesbrough including: DL1- DL5, DL15, DL16 and TS1, 3-8, TS15-22.
Please note: due to the nature of the role, only candidates based in these locations will be considered on this occasion.
Salary: £24,032 per annum, plus incentive scheme (additional earnings of up to £3,000 per annum)
Start Date: 14th April 2020 (you must be able to start on this date and commit to 100% attendance for the mandatory training period)
Please note: A full UK Driving licence is required for this role
Northern Gas Networks reserves the right to close adverts early whereby a high volume of applications are received.
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!'
Do you want to work for a fantastic and established employer, with a competitive reward package, an inclusive and friendly culture and a true customer-focus? Do you want to work for an employer that also provides full training and qualifications throughout your career journey? If so... read on!
Our Gas Operatives have a huge part to play in ensuring the areas in our Network have hot water and heating throughout even the very coldest of winters. This is therefore a career opportunity that is truly at the very heart of our organisation.
While our company and the career opportunities within it are great, it is important to be aware that this role requires only hardworking, dedicated and committed individuals as our Gas Operatives will need to work unsocial hours and at times, manage operating in adverse weather conditions, with the reward being that what you do really does make a difference to our customers.
If you can appreciate the challenges of this role and you are driven, hardworking, dedicated and willing to go the extra mile for our customers...then this could be the role for you!
i)We regularly recruit for operational staff to meet our service levels and therefore, should we be unable to offer you a role immediately, suitable candidates will be kept in our talent pipeline, to potentially be considered for future vacancies.
ii)This role requires the flexibility to travel across our Network, and a full, clean UK driving licence is required.
You will be fully trained to operate tools and equipment appropriate to this role however we ask that:
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 t 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!