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HV Jointer

Field based Jointer to work in a team to achieve delivery of projects on time whilst adhering to all safety regulations, quality standards and project specifications. The role reports directly to Project Manager.

Principle Accountabilities / Objectives:


  • To joint electricity cables and carry out associated activity including installation and de-installation of underground cables up to 20kv
  • Follow all published guidelines, standards, policies and procedures to ensure satisfactory completion of work
  • Maintain and develop competence level and technical skills to ensure delivery to high standards
  • Attend training as required to maintain knowledge and application of systems and procedures
  • Deliver scheduled/unscheduled work to time and standard in accordance with instructions.

Health and Safety:

  • Maintain awareness of Dutton’s Health & Safety policy and rules and keep up to date on changes that impact your role
  • Adhere to the Safety Rules, instructions and standing orders of Dutton’s and its customers
  • Complete and record risk assessments as instructed
  • Take reasonable care or yourself and others who may be affected by your actions
  • Promptly record all accidents and near misses
  • Report any concerns regarding Safety, Health or the Environment to your supervisor
  • Use all machinery, equipment, substances, transport and plant appropriately and in line with company guidance.

Planning and organising:

  • Take overview of work to be completed planning relevant activities to time, and with the best use of resources in accordance with job instructions
  • Plan ahead to ensure that appropriate materials, equipment etc are available to complete the job
  • Maintain in good working order issued vehicles, tools and equipment
  • Complete appropriate paperwork accurately and to time, including written risk assessments, site measurement and work record sheets.

People/Team work:

  • Take responsibility for your team whilst on site to ensure the safe, effective and efficient implementation of Dutton’s operations
  • Carry out tasks as required by your supervisor
  • Actively contribute to your team, sharing knowledge and experience, monitoring progress and providing support for others
  • Provide direct supervision for trainees in your team
  • Liaise with colleagues across Dutton’s organisation to ensure effective completion of tasks
  • Represent Dutton’s to customers and individuals from other companies
  • Liaise with the public to ensure smooth implementation of work, always handling people with respect and patience.


  • Be aware of Dutton’s approach to Quality and how this applies to your role
  • Complete all work to high standards
  • Identify and recommend improved ways of doing things
  • Ensure working practices and processes are followed

Required Qualifications:

Certificated in the following areas:

  • First Aid
  • Manual Handling
  • C.A.T. and genny
  • Driving (to requirement)
  • Hand digging
  • Working with or near plant
  • IOSH formal training

The following additional certificates are desirable:

  • NRSWA, cable winching & abrasive wheel

Experience or competence in all or some of the following:

  • Cable jointing on LV, 11kV, 20kV, live jointing and LV linking without supervision
  • Sound knowledge of H&S and Risk Assessment

Please forward your C.V. to

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