Jointing Supervisor

Job Title: Jointing Supervisor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: England
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH23359_1494336273
Contact Name: Alex Collins
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 4 years ago

Jointing Supervisor - Transmission and Distribution (T&D)

Job Purpose:

Our client is a growing a ICP across the midlands and the south who require a Jointing Supervisor to supervise jointing teams in their daily tasks, planning work and ensuring that they are able to complete tasks to a high quality and in a safe manner; to communicate feedback on the progress on jobs and any delays to the Project Managers and Operations Manager. The candidate will be both office-based and on site and needs to have the ability to assist with jointing tasks in accordance with the business' needs. Attention to detail in completing audits, reports and forecasting works is important, as well as proven leadership skills.

Main Responsibilities:

  • To oversee all cable jointers working on LV, 11kV and 33kV new connections
  • To assist the Work Scheduling Manager with work planning
  • To work in accordance with Dragon Infrastructure Solutions (DIS) NERS registration operational procedures
  • To ensure that all works are carried out in accordance with DIS Health and Safety, quality and environment procedures
  • To ensure that all site-specific risk assessments are completed
  • To carry out toolbox talks if required
  • To carry out technical audits on each team at a minimum of one per month and in accordance with DIS technical audit procedure
  • To ensure that all onsite works are carried out in accordance with DIS method statements and risk assessments
  • To ensure maintenance and quality of the NERS project Certification and Completion File for the adopting industry companies
  • To procure plant and materials only from suppliers on the NERS approved supplier list and assist the procurement department in assessing this
  • To ensure all statutory notifications for street works are in place prior to commencement of any works
  • Evaluate work orders and determine equipment and material requirements to safely execute operational activities in accordance with relevant legislation and statutory obligations
  • To represent DIS in a professional manner at all times
  • To work closely with the client to ensure customer satisfaction

Essential Criteria:

  • Previous experience overseeing other cable jointers in a supervisory capacity
  • Proven 5 years' experience as a cable jointer (LV or HV)
  • DNO or ICP authorisations for jointing (LV or HV)
  • Electrical knowledge
  • Ability to supervise and lead others
  • Physically fit
  • Full clean driving licence
  • Good communication skills both verbal and written

Desirable Criteria:

  • City & Guilds level 2 in Electro-Mechanical Engineering, specialising in supply & distribution
  • Level 2 ONC Electrical Engineering Qualifications (or equivalent)
  • Gas knowledge
  • Ability to tow trailers, Category B + E entitlement
  • PASMA card
  • Winch ticket
  • CAT & Genny training

Hours of Work: 40 hours per week, although you may be required to work any necessary additional hours in accordance with the needs of the business and for the proper performance of your duties

Car: Company vehicle


  • 25 days' holiday plus bank holidays
  • Enhanced pension scheme
  • Health care plan
  • Bonus scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Paid professional subscriptions relevant to the role
  • Excellent opportunities to develop a career within a growing company