Job vacancy - Senior Authorised Person (SAP) 33kV


Senior Authorised Person (SAP) 33kV

Working at THREE60

At THREE60 you will find technically and commercially exciting work in a dynamic environment, where you can achieve your potential and ambitions. You will be part of an entrepreneurial team that shares and learns openly to achieve a common set of goals.

Senior Authorised Person (SAP) 33kV

Onshore wind farm

Job posting date: 03/10/22
Closing date: 24/03/23
Job Title: Senior Authorised Person (SAP) 33kV
Location: Highlands / Aberdeenshire
Responsible to: Operations Manager
Responsible for: N/A

Company Overview

THREE60 Energy is a fast-developing energy services group whose aim is to deliver a more complete solution for owners, developers and operators of energy assets. Its strategy is to build a portfolio of oilfield services operating across the entire asset life cycle within the oil and gas industry both onshore and offshore. THREE60 has already acquired both capability and leadership across different geographies in Reservoir Engineering, Well Engineering, Facilities Engineering, Construction & Commissioning and Operations & Maintenance.

Job Purpose

The primary purpose of the role is to provide SAP services on a range of HV operations and maintenance contracts in onshore wind with support given to construction projects, as and when required. The job will also involve marine energy, wave & tidal and emerging technologies including hydrogen production and battery storage.

The ideal candidate will undertake operational and technical safety from the system duties associated with the ongoing operation and maintenance (including commissioning) of projects. Due to the requirement of working on Wind Farms, you will require relevant climbing qualifications (GWO) or be prepared to undertake the relevant training provided by the company. It is intended that the role will develop into construction and asset replacement projects.

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities

  • Take responsibility for customers HV private networks and provide switching services and issuing of permits to meet customer needs and contractual requirements
  • Accurate execution of operational schedules on site and safety documentation issued where appropriate
  • Ability to carry out testing and commissioning works on HV cable systems including pressure testing, VLF testing and sheath integrity testing
  • Ability to undertake hands-on maintenance activities and manage small remedial works in remote locations

The above is an outline of key duties and accountabilities, rather than an exclusive or exhaustive list of responsibilities. The post holder is expected to undertake any tasks which may reasonably be expected within the scope of the position.

Knowledge & Qualifications

  • HNC or equivalent in Electrical Engineering (preferred but not essential)
  • SAP experience on HV systems of between 3.3 and 33 kV
  • Asbestos UKARTA (preferred but not essential – company can provide)
  • IOSH Working Safely or equivalent safety training (preferred but not essential – company can provide)

Skills & Experience

  • Have a background working with electrical protection systems and maintenance on onshore wind turbines and / or offshore oil & gas and / or marine
  • Experience in providing SAP services to windfarms and other private or DNO / iDNO networks
  • Be fully flexible and be able to travel across parts of the UK with multiple overnight stays at short notice
  • Be willing to be trained up to work with SF6 gas – company to provide courses and training

If you have experience in the energy sector then we would like to hear from you! If interested, then click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV:

Your Application

Due to the anticipated high volume of applicants, we may be unable to personally respond to all applicants unless you are selected to progress in the recruitment process.

We would therefore like to take this opportunity to thank you for your interest in this vacancy.