Highways Lighting Supervisor

Here's what you'll be doing

E.ON is a global provider of specialised energy solutions. We operate one of the largest streetlight contracting businesses in the UK, with a large presence in the Midlands and the North West. Here we work closely with our clients to identify their needs and deliver customer focused products and services. Utilising our multi skilled teams with the assistance of smart technology we develop solutions to help clients manage the growing urbanisation in their cities and communities. 

Right now, we are looking for an Electrical/jointing Supervisor to join our team based in Barnsley, South Yorkshire. As an experienced Highways Lighting professional, you will be comfortable allocating, monitoring and supervising a team of field staff to complete our installation and repair works. However, as a consummate professional you will also ensure that each member of your team is properly authorised and trained to undertake the work allocated to them. Working closely with the Project Manager, Engineers and Support Team your supervision of the team will maintain and improve the performance of the project delivery.

Of course, safety is paramount. You will be responsible for the identification, evaluation and control of all potential on site hazards and ensuring that safety and quality are never compromised. Through site inspections, team briefings and regular safety audits you will monitor and maintain the high standards that you expect from both employees and contractors. Your passion for safety will be matched only by your passion for quality, and drive to complete works in a timely manner and to the performance standards our Projects require. If the opportunity to build and promote a culture of safety and continuous improvement excites you, then apply today.

What we need from you

  • Wide range of knowledge and experience of Highways Lighting installation practice and procedures.
  • Knowledge and experience of DNO/IDNO systems.
  • Working knowledge of Quality Management System.
  • Commercial awareness including basic contract law and management of risk.
  • Working  knowledge of the jointing activity and authorised to set jointers to work.
  • Basic keyboard skills and knowledge of Vixen and PC packages.
  • Full UK travel and some unsociable hours expected.

Here's what else you need to know

This is a permanent position.

The salary range for this role is £30,031 - £40,344.

This role is located at our Barnsley depot with regular travel within the surrounding areas.

Our Barnsley depot is located at Unit 6B Shortwood Business Park, Hoyland, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S74 9LH.

Due to the nature of this role a Criminal Record Check is required.

E.ON is committed to being an inclusive employer. We recognise that everyone is different and we aim to provide a working environment where each person feels respected, valued and able to achieve their full potential. We are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. If you require any reasonable adjustments, please just let us know.

E.ON is committed to equal opportunities and actively promotes diversity, equality and flexibility.

At a glance

Reference no.: 101573 Preferred start: Closing date: 30/11/2019 Salary: £30,031 - £40,344

Get in touch

For more information about the role please contact Hannah Clackworthy on 07967 831470. Alternatively please contact the recruitment team between the hours of 12-4pm Monday to Friday on 0345 3015932.

About us

E.ON is a privately owned international energy company. Our 42,000 colleagues in 13 countries work daily towards the improvement of technical innovations and user-friendly customer solutions for the new energy world. We are the first large energy company to focus more heavily upon the energy of the future through our three business areas of energy networks, renewable energies and customer solutions.

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