Senior/Principal Electrical Engineer – LV/Design

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Reference Number: 207405382

Engagement: N/A

Location: North West

Sector: Engineering

Salary: £50000 - £60000/annum 20% bonus/bens

Benefits: 20% bonus/bens

Date Opened: 2018-02-20 11:17:31

Our client are looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer with experience in a variety of LV engineering (80% of role) and associated design in plant environments. The role will also involve some HV (up to 11kv) for a range of power station and renewable energy projects.

Position Description:

Senior Engineer involved in the delivery of greenfield & brownfield projects

Ensure the highest standards of HSE and client satisfaction are maintained.

Working as part of a team to ensure the design and construction is completed and approved in accordance with the time, cost quality parameters.

Responsible for all aspects of Low Voltage Electrical Engineering, including
preparation of technical equipment specifications, review of quotations, review of vendor drawings, preparation of design schemes, Single Line Diagrams, schedules (e.g. drive and load), cable calculations, cable routing, site surveys and estimate preparations.

Responsible for design of HV distribution equipment, including grid connections. Liaison with DNO's and ensuring G59 compliance.

Ensure that all electrical engineering works are undertaken in accordance with the conditions and requirements of the Contract.

Attend co-ordination, progress and programme / resource meetings as required.

Required Experience:

Person Spec:

Significant engineering and contracting experience in major and minor project environment

Highly motivated and confident in working at a detailed level and
coordinating major vendor packages.

Flexible and self-driven, working effectively within a team or alone.

Experienced in leading teams of engineers and designers.

Engineering Degree.

Working towards or have Chartered Membership of a recognised institution.

Major projects experience of £20m upwards.

Experience in Process Plant, Waste to Energy, Renewables and Coke/Steel sectors.

Lightning and surge protection experience