Gas Mentor Smart Meters

London, South East England
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Manpower is recruiting for a Gas Mentor on behalf of our client located in London. The role is Permanent, and based within the Energy Sector.

Key Accountabilities of this role include:
*This role is responsible for conducting field based coaching as part of the training journey for Smart Metering Installation Operatives and associated apprentices.


*To embed the culture of Health, Safety and Wellbeing across the Smart Installation activity as part of the role.

*To impart gas metering technical knowledge to newly appointed operatives as part of the field mentoring activity.
*To accompany trainee field operatives on a one to one basis ensuring that they are completing their work to the required standard.
*The Candidate will be expected to be mobile as part of this role and travel accordingly to support the business' mentoring needs. (Around southern London, GU, KT, TW, SM, CR, BR)
*To ensure that a newly trained operative completes their portfolio to the required standard and variety of job installations are logged effectively in accordance with the training requirements. It will be the responsibility of the mentor to ensure the mentee fully understands the requirements of the portfolio.
*To feedback to the People Readiness team the status of each operatives Portfolio and to be measured on the success of the portfolio completion.
*To be fully competent in MET1, CMA1 and/or CCN1 for Gas and to be able to install gas meters to the required standards set down by MOCOPA/MAMCOP.
*This role will require the Candidate to still be able to install meters as part of the mentoring role so he/she can intervene when needed.
*To meet with the Smart Metering Installation Training Team on a regular basis and provide feedback from the field as a source of Continuous Improvement.

Skills & Qualifications:
Qualifications and Experience
*MET1, CMA1 and or CCN1 as a minimum Gas Requirement
*Gas Safe Registered
*It would be advantageous if candidates held CKR1 Cookers, HTR1 Gas Fires and CENWAT central heating qualifications.
*A minimum of 2 years' experience in installing both Gas Meters on a regular basis.
*A broad understanding of the DCC and Smart Metering assets would be desirable.
*Experience of working effectively as part of a team.

Commercial Knowledge and Skills
*Good understanding of IT systems (Microsoft Office, Click Mobile etc).
*A good understanding of the Energy Sector
*Ability to prioritise conflicting priorities and to work under pressure.
*Able to identify and deliver efficiency improvements.
*Able to challenge established approaches and embed change.
*Excellent written and verbal communication skills
*Must hold a UK manual driving licence - 6 points max

Shifts: Full Time.
Salary: £29, 937 Per Annum, Plus other benefits

Contact: Sam Rawlings, Manpower Technical, St Albans

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