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Project Engineer -11kv Distribution Transformer Installation

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    Energy & Utilities

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits

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    AKTON Recruitment

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  • Published:

    11 days ago

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Project Engineer - Electrical
Energy System Installations

Role Description
Due to further expansion and continued growth they now seek to appoint an Electrical Project Engineer. You will work within an established team of engineers and will be responsible for the project management of Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESS) and HV transformer installations throughout the UK. You will report to the Head of Projects. Manager.
Within this role you will be required to oversee sub-contract electrical installers on your designated projects making sure that the work they carry out fulfils the requirements of the client as well as meeting recognised electrical engineering standards and all current health and safety legislation. You will be expected to manage multiple projects at the same time.

Person Specification
We are looking for someone who has previous experience within the industrial/commercial power electrical engineering environment with experience of both LV and HV (11kV) 3 phase power system design and experience of 11KV distribution transformer installations. You will ideally be an Authorised Person (AP). Experience of high-power UPS systems is desirable.
You will need good communication skills in order to deal with clients and subcontractors in a successful manner.

A good knowledge of CDM Regulations is required for BESS installation projects. You should be experienced in the preparation of RAMS and have 18th Edition IEE Wiring Regulations qualification. Additionally, experience of the following software packages is required :- Microsoft Word / Project, Autocad, Trimble cable system design. Experience of ETAP electrical design software would be an advantage, a PRINCE2 qualification is desirable but not essential.

Main Duties & Responsibilities

* Check and confirm new project information and contact client.

* Order equipment and arrange installation resource

* Arrange site meeting with client / sales (for handover) / installer

* Liaise with manufacturing to ensure equipment built to programme

* Provide client with installation RAMS

* Ensure equipment delivery, installation & changeover in line with programme

* Attend changeovers on site where required.

* Provide drawings and documentation for inclusion in O & M`s.

Core Hours: Mon - Fri 08:00am - 4:00pm
Salary £32,000.00 - £40,000.00 + overtime + Bonus (annual performance based) negotiable depending upon experience