Sinewave Energy Solutions is a fast-growing dynamic business at the cutting edge of the electrical contracting sector. Our core business is installing and connecting the electric vehicle charging infrastructure in the UK. We are also responsible for constructing and maintaining electrical distribution systems for both private sector clients and adoption by the DNO.
Sinewave are embarking on a new phase of growth and as part of that growth we are looking for an experienced Civil Lead Operative, to lead a team and to ensure the appropriate supervision of staff and sub-contractors. You will be directly responsible for ensuring that all electricity networks are installed in a safe and professional manner and to a high standard and in accordance with our method statements.
To carry out excavation of cable trenches and joint bays using both hand-held tools and mechanical excavators
To have a good understanding of plans and drawings and be able to review and understand work instructions prior to any work commencement
To carry out reinstatement of cable trenches and joint bays
To have a good understanding utilities and underground assets
To be able to recognise danger and suspend work activities until safe to proceed
To carry out a formal risk assessment of the workplace, record accurately and brief staff appropriately
To be suitably trained to carry out works within the public adopted highway
To install both low and high voltage mains and service cables
To be authorised for entry into substations for installation and standby duties
Experience, Qualifications & Skills:
- NPORS or equivalent qualification for use of an excavator up to 10 tonne
- Street works card (NRSWA) operator
- Electrical awareness
- CSCS card
- Full UK Driving license to include categories BE (vehicle + trailer up to 7.5 tonne)
- Works on or adjacent to the distribution network
- SPA Passport
Please note there may be a regular requirement to travel and to stay away from home, your hotels and subsistence will be provided.