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Power Controller (shifts) 

What you need to know about the role

This is an exciting opportunity which will see you working within the Energy team ensuring the safe and reliable operation of high voltage equipment. You will work within the parameters of the British Steel and high voltage safety rules/regulations to monitor, control and sanction all operations on the Scunthorpe and Immingham sites’ high voltage distribution systems from 3.3KV to 33KV. 

Carrying out high voltage switching operations, high voltage testing and issuing of high voltage safety documentation within the Central Power Station are all key components of the role. 

You will monitor alarms and other data systems to ensure appropriate actions are taken to maintain reliable operation. You will also direct plant-based employees with investigations into problems with high voltage equipment. You will generate written and electronic reports, and influence electrical energy usage. 

An excellent benefits package is available with this role including shift allowance, pension, 35 annual leave days (including statutory days), family-friendly benefits and much more. 

What we need to know about you

We’re looking for candidates who have served a recognised electrical apprenticeship, or have a recognised competence level in line with job requirements. You need to have strong, demonstrable experience of operating electrical power equipment and safe systems of work. 

You should be an experienced decision-maker, who is able to relay and communicate effective messages to all levels of personnel during difficult or abnormal situations as they arise. You will be able to multi-task, leading others through fault finding processes whilst working under pressure. 

A sound knowledge of the plant and processes involved in an integrated iron and steelworks would also be beneficial. 

What you need to know about us

Here at British Steel we’re looking for passionate, hard-working, ambitious and dedicated people who are up for a challenge to join our team. 

We are a world leader in the production of steel – producing over 2.8 million tonnes of it every year. Our steel is, and continues to be, fundamental in creating iconic, awe-inspiring structures around the world. It helps people travel, work, eat and socialise every day. More importantly it also helps keep us safe. 

What’s stopping you? – Apply today to join our proud, passionate and performance driven team.