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  • Job reference: RMS0227900

Primary Engineer

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Stafford, Staffordshire
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 09/10/2020
  • Duration: permanent
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The Role:
As a Primary Engineer, you will act as senior member of the team and offer technical advice and expertise in support of projects at both tender and delivery stage. You will mentor and advise junior team members in support of the Engineering Manager, whilst also providing substation layouts and detail design through to offering support during installation of substations up to 400kV.

* To develop technical specifications and material schedules for primary equipment.
* To prepare conductor force calculations.
* To check and approve project documentation in accordance with established standards.
* To ensure own work packages and delegated work packages are delivered to project programme, scope and align to allocated budget. Provide comment where required on delegated works.
* Provide technical support and to develop tender scheme options and related project scope documents.
* To produce engineering time estimates and support monthly forecasts to complete.
* To input into design and hazard review meetings.
* To provide technical support at site when required.

The Company:
Our client is a global technology business with a presence in over 90 countries. They offer products, systems & solutions to the global energy industry and have been leaders in innovation for over a century. With a customer-base across multiple industries including Energy, Utilities, Industrial and Transportation and almost 40,000 employees, they are committed to making energy more accessible, affordable & sustainable for millions of people globally.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
* Minimum qualification of HNC/HND in related engineering field and 5 years of applicable experience OR minimum of 9 years' experience in lieu of HNC / HND.
* Knowledge of Transmission or Distribution practices (400kV to 11 kV)

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
* Knowledge of various relevant industry standard client working practices including National Grid / SSE / SPEN / DNO requirements / IOSH Managing Safely or similar

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for over 50 years, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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