Project Engineer

STEM Returners are delighted to announce a brand new pilot programme with SSE, helping to return candidates back to STEM with a paid three month placement! 

The Role

Location: Any of SSE’s transmission offices (Aberdeen, Glasgow, Perth and Inverness)

Salary: £29,500 (pro rata)

  • Candidates should have some STEM experience with a preference for Electrical, Civil, Geotechnical, Commercial & Industrial, although other disciplines will be considered.
  • Previous experience in design management/leadership from sectors where skills are transferrable.
  • Preference is networks based activities but other energy sector experience where transferrable experience will also be considered, e.g. Renewables, Oil and Gas or Thermal.
  • Scope to take on an initial project engineering role but a longer term appetite to progress into mid/senior level roles e.g. project engineering manager, lead engineers, etc

Due to Covid-19, SSE anticipate that for the majority of the contract the candidates will be home-based.  It is therefore important that candidates have a designated workspace, and a good grasp of core systems Such as Outlook or Teams or the ability to pick this up quickly.

Flexible working may be considered for this role.



Companies: SSE
Locations: Aberdeen (Aberdeenshire) Glasgow (Lanarkshire) Inverness (Inverness-shire) Perth (Perthshire)

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