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  • Job reference: RMS0197546

Electrical Layout Engineer

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Bristol
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 27/07/2018
  • Duration: permanent
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The Role:
The electrical layout engineer assists both the electrical layout and building layout coordinator by carrying out design work of the electrical layout engineering for one of the buildings of the nuclear island

Electrical layout engineering:
 Analyses and verifies the technical consistency of any input data received for the electrical layout within buildings (lists of consumers, list of boxes and cabinets, list of cables, list of instrumentation, etc.).
 Carries out electrical layout engineering and is proactive in optimising the installation:
- defines the distribution of the main and secondary cable trays
- positions and installs the electrical equipment such as; cabinets, transformers and boxes
- installs the instrumentation equipment
 Produces associated technical reports.
 Carries out change impact analysis on any electrical modifications in the building
 Manages electrical interfaces with other teams to ensure design consistency across buildings
 Interfaces with electrical contracts
- Provides input data as required when requested from contract teams
- Reviews input data provided by the contract teams

Monitoring the progress and management of changes:
 Manages and monitors changes requested by the various engineering teams.
 Anticipates and raises alerts on open technical points.
 Regularly carries out layout engineering reviews (with all the engineering teams involved).
 Prepares a regular status report on the model in the light of the latest input data.

Key relationships:
The Electrical Layout Engineer reports to the Group Leader of the building.
They work collaboratively with the electrical layout coordinator, building layout coordinator, layout engineers and system engineers.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Qualification, training & experience
General engineer with a recognised engineering degree (e.g. electrical or mechanical), electrical engineer preferred
Experience of layout engineering preferred

Knowledge and technical skills:
Good knowledge and understanding of electrical layout rules, knowledge of how a PWR operates
Software and tools: Microsoft Word/Excel. Knowledge of PDMS and Navisworks software (ability to navigate through the system).
Language(s): Fluent in English, French desirable.

Key competencies :

Ability to meet commitments and deadlines
Very good interpersonal skills
Stakeholder management skills
Ability to take a strategic view
Write clearly-expressed, well-presented reports
Logical thinking

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