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Due to continued growth Grid Network Services is currently recruiting for:
- Distribution PICW's
Distribution Linespersons

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Grid Network Services Ltd (GNS) – your partner for energy related infrastructure including telecommunications is seeking the following candidate, primarily in the Dublin area, for the position of:

Distribution (LV/MV) PICW’s

Job Specification/Role Responsibilities:
• Promote GNS’s Safety and Zero Harm culture.
• Responsible for ensuring all SHEQ procedures and policies are adhered to and enforced.
• Experience of working as LV/MV PICW on complex LV/MV Urban Electrical Networks.
• The PICW shall ensure that the work assigned to him or her is carried out safely and in accordance with ESB Electrical Safety Rules, SHEQ Standards and technical specifications.
• The PICW shall ensure that an On-Site Risk Assessment is completed in consultation with his or her crew and that all hazards are controlled on site to adequately protect himself or herself and the crew members assigned.
• The PICW is responsible for ensuring that the day’s work allocated to him or her by the PIW is completed on time and to the required SHEQ standards.
• At all times he will be responsible for all aspects of Health and Safety for his or her site allocation and crew.
• PICW shall ensure that persons engaged in this work, who are under his or her charge, are conversant with the state of the apparatus, including low voltage and stored energy devices, on which they are about to work.
• Experienced in thorough completion of JSSP’s and briefing of crews, including any special work sequencing & commissioning requirements.
• Capable of full Implementation of the Five Golden Rules
• Experience of preparing and application of LV/MV local earthing procedures and voltage detector equipment/procedures.
• Experience of working with other PICW’s and under a TCO control.
• Experience of working with all LV/MV work scope items for refurbishment, maintenance and new build electrical networks. 
• In-depth experience of LV Commissioning procedures and comprehensive understanding of polarity.
• Experience of taking telemesses/permits to work on LV/MV power distribution projects.
• Experience of working in a urban environment and adequate and safe management of traffic and members of the public.
• Experience of interfacing with Clients, Customers, Member of the Public and/or any other persons who may be affected by our work and maintain a good working relationship at all times. 

Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Hold an valid ESBN PICW LV/MV Approval c/w ESBN Commissioning Approval
• 5+ Years’ experience in Overhead Lines industry with specific reference to working on distribution projects for ESBN or other similar DNO’s.
• 5+ Years’ Experience working direct on projects on behalf of ESB Networks, at least 6 month on the work experience on FMR in PICW role.
• Strong commitment to safety and applying safe work practises during duties.
• Ability to work within and contribute in a good team environment.
• Good Leadership Skills.
• Hold and maintain relevant statutory requirements e.g. Safe Pass, CSCS where applicable.
• Energetic and physically fit with experience of climbing and working on wood poles and steel towers.
• Willingness to travel and work away from home.
• Decisive, self – motivated with excellent time management skills.
• Positive Attitude with a high level of Motivation.
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with an innovative, creative and proactive solution oriented approach.
• Flexibility in line with business requirements.
• Good Communication Skills and fluent in the English language both written & verbal.
• Full clean driving license.


This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-known reputable company on a full-time basis who are offering competitive rates of pay for these roles. 
Please email your cv to: caroline.mcdevitt@gridns.com

Grid Network Services Ltd, Ballydangan Business Park, Dolanstown, Athlone, Co. Roscommon, N37 X6K8.
Phone: + 353 (0)90 963 3826
www.gridns.com

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Grid Network Services Ltd (GNS) – your partner for energy related infrastructure including telecommunications is seeking the following candidates for the position of:
Distribution Linespersons

The core role will include:
• Responsible for completing and assisting with maintenance and construction tasks to ensure the safe, timely and cost effective completion of work in accordance with policies and procedures. The Distribution Linesperson will be responsible for all elements of the installation, repair and maintenance of new and existing distribution network, re-sagging, assist poles replacement, transformer, commissioning, labelling, associated fittings and cables/ aerials, which may include utilising live line techniques.

Requirements
• Demonstrated relevant work experience and proven track record on ESBN Distribution Network, particularly in an Urban setting, including Fitting and connecting all LV overhead equipment and stringing, sagging and terminating all conductor types
• Experienced in 3 Phase LV Urban Networks, replacing LV wood poles with steel poles.
• ESB Networks Induction and approvals
• Working knowledge of the ESBN Commissioning Procedures/ Labelling and Identifying Conductors.
• MEWP Van/4x4 certification, experience working from the basket in Urban Settings.
• Climbing towers & Poles including Pole/Tower Rescue Training
• Strong commitment to safety and applying safe work practises on day to day duties.
• Ability to work within and contribute in a team environment.
• Hold and maintain relevant statutory requirements e.g. Safe Pass, Clean Driving Licence
• Energetic and physically fit with experience of climbing and working on poles/towers
• Willing/able to work in any weather conditions and terrains
• Good time keeping and prepared to travel and work away from home.
• Fluent in the English language both written & verbal.

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If you feel you are a suitable candidate for either of these roles please send your CV to Caroline McDevitt, Grid Network Services,  Ballydangan Business Park, Dolanstown,Athlone,Co. Roscommon,N37 X6K8,Ireland.  Email:  caroline.mcdevitt@gridns.com
www.gridns.com

Grid Network Services Ltd., Ballydangan Business Park, Dolanstown, Athlone, Co. Roscommon, N37 X6K8, Ireland.
Telephone: +353 (0)90 963 3826 Email: admin@gridns.com