Trainee Smart Meter Installer Programme (Fixed Term Contract until December 2020)

If you are applying for the trainee route to become a Smart Meter Installer you will need to satisfy the below eligibility criteria:

  • preferably have experience working directly with customers
  • display a willingness to learn in a technical environment
  • demonstrate a high degree of safety awareness
  • IT skills
  • a current driving licence with a maximum of 6 points
  • a GSCE in English, grade A-C or equivalent
  • a GSCE in Maths, grade A-C or equivalent
  • not being enrolled in another apprenticeship or government funded education programme

Electrical Qualified

If you are applying for the Electrical Qualified route to becoming a SSE Smart Meter Installer you will need to supply:

  • a current qualification in one of the following: MOCoPA single phase or multi phase cut out/ City and Guilds 2365 Levels 2 and 3; City and Guilds 2357 Levels 2 and 3/City & Guilds 2330 Levels 2 & 3/ NVQ Level 3 Electro Technical Services Installations/Diploma in Smart Installation (Power or Dual Fuel).
  • a current driving licence with a maximum of 6 points

Gas Qualified

If you are applying for the Gas Qualified route to becoming a SSE Smart Meter Installer you will need to supply:

  • a current CMA1, CCN1, Diploma in Smart Installation (Gas or Dual Fuel) or an equivalent aligned ACS qualification
    and
  • a current MET1, 2, or 4 or FCO1 qualification
  • a current driving licence with a maximum of 6 points

Dual Fuel Qualified

If you are applying for the Dual Fuel Qualified route to becoming a SSE Smart Meter Installer you will need to supply:

  • a current CMA1, CCN1, Diploma in Smart Installation (Gas or Dual Fuel) or an equivalent aligned ACS qualification
  • a current MET1, 2, or 4 or FCO1 qualification
    and
  • a current qualification in one of the following: MOCoPA single phase or multi phase cut out/ City and Guilds 2365 Levels 2 and 3; City and Guilds 2357 Levels 2 and 3/City & Guilds 2330 Levels 2 & 3/ NVQ Level 3 Electro Technical Services Installations/ Diploma in Smart Installation (Power or Dual Fuel).
  • a current driving licence with a maximum of 6 points