Connect IT Utility Services

Job vacancy - Senior Authorised Person

Are you ready to power up your career? Connect it Utility Services is seeking a highly skilled and motivated Senior Authorised Person (SAP) to join our dynamic team in Southampton. As a vital part of our operation, you’ll play a pivotal role in ensuring the safety and reliability of our installs.

At Connect it Utility Services, we’re passionate about delivering top-notch utility solutions. With a commitment to excellence and innovation, we provide a wide range of services, ensuring the smooth functioning of electrical systems across various sectors. Our team is dedicated to quality, safety, and customer satisfaction, making us a leader in the industry.

As a Senior Authorised Person (SAP), you will oversee the safe and efficient operation of high voltage (HV) networks. Your responsibilities will include planning, coordinating, and executing switching operations in compliance with industry standards and company procedures. You’ll be instrumental in maintaining the integrity of the network, permissions, and providing technical expertise to support our projects.

Job location: Foundation House, Hedge End, Southampton

The role will be responsible for:

• Execute high voltage switching operations and ensure strict adherence to safety protocols.
• Provide technical expertise and guidance to the team during critical operations.
• Conduct risk assessments and implement control measures to mitigate hazards.
• Collaborate with various stakeholders to coordinate maintenance activities and network improvements.
• Ensure all work is carried out in compliance with relevant legislation and company policies.
• In-depth knowledge of safety regulations and best practices.
• Strong communication and leadership skills.
• Ability to work effectively in a team and independently.

Qualifications and experience:

• Hold valid SSE authorisations as a Senior Authorised Person (SAP).
• Extensive experience in high voltage electrical systems and switching operations.
• Proven track record of working in a similar role within industry.
• Strong commitment to safety standards and protocols.
• Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
• Flexibility to work in varied environments and schedules.

• Commitment to always upholding safety standards.
• Sound knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite.
• Knowledge of CRM systems, e.g. Salesforce.
• Strong customer service ethic.
• A can-do attitude that will support other tasks as the business develops.