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  • Job reference: RMS0121558

Civil Project Engineer

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: UK - Other
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 10/06/2013
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (17/06/13)
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The Company:
Our client is a leader within the Automation and Control Systems field with operations in 100 countries worldwide. They specialise in providing integrated solutions the transmission and distribution industry

The Role:
The Client is ideally looking for a highly experienced Civil Engineer who has experience of Power or High voltage Engineering to provide Project Management support to a variety of clients. The role will be predominately office based however the successful candidate must be flexible in terms of travelling as and when required.

The Client is looking for candidates who will coordinate GIS and AIS design projects across a variety of clients. The successful candidate will have responsibility for civil biased engineering solutions which revolve around High Voltage Substations. Experience of cables, installation, design, commissioning, interfacing with Civil Contractors and temporary works are all essential. The candidate would also be required to lead up to 3 projects and be responsible for delivering on time and to budget.

Daily responsibilities will include:

 Provide technical expertise in the civil design for 400kV to 132kV substation projects.
 Ensure appropriate civil designs are produced and integrated into the electrical application requirements.
 Ensure designs are checked for technical compliance.
 Verify that designs are in accordance with National Grid Technical Specifications and Design Manuals.
 Prepare and manage civil design programmes.
 Identify and manage design packages for outsourcing.
 Support the Civil Design Team Leader in the management and development of civil design resources.
 Input to internal resource planning meetings.
 Input and represent civils in design review meetings.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
 The successful candidate will have a minimum qualification of HNC/HND in civil engineering or equivalent.
 Enthusiastic and committed to providing high quality support by working closely within a team of dedicated professionals.
 Communication at all levels is essential to this role.
 Work to tight project time scales, work comfortably under pressure and have an honest and loyal approach.
 Electricity Supply industry experience, and knowledge of 400kV to 132kV practises.

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