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  • Job reference: RMS0106806

Electrical Design Engineer

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Glasgow
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 21/02/2012
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (21/03/12)
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The Company:
Our client is one of the largest providers of energy consultancy and engineering support services in the Uk. Within the nuclear sector they have an exceptional reputation for delivering innovative, cost-effective business and engineering solutions to owners, operators, regulators and suppliers to nuclear licensed sites.

The Role:
• To manage projects in line with our client needs under the supervision of senior engineers.
Work as part of a team on large engineering projects.
Developing electrical engineering designs
Developing client specifications
Undertaking feasibility studies
Providing technical input into project tenders
Project Managing in line with your experience.
Be involved in client meetings and discussions when required to support the delivery of our projects.
Additional Information
Some work outside normal office hours may be necessary. Travel to and from client sites and/or temporary secondment to client’s offices may also be required.
Travel to and from client sites and/or temporary secondment to client’s offices may also be required.
There will be opportunities for international travel and applicants with a desire for non-UK based assignments will be welcomed.
Successful candidates will be required to undergo a security vetting process and offers of employment will be subject to relevant security clearance being granted.
Although our positions are full-time, there may be flexibility in working hours for the right candidates.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Candidates should possess the following qualifications and experience ideally gained within distribution or transmission network operators, engineering consultancy, equipment suppliers or client organisation.
Some experience of project management including pricing and costing projects.
Experience in one of more of the following areas is required
Electrical plant and configuration design
Protection and control design
Earthing design
Network planning and project development
Power System Analysis
Project management of HV and EHV substation construction
Site management of substation construction
Overhead line design
Experience of developing electrical engineering design and specification within this sector.
Experience of undertaking feasibility studies and involvement in the production of tender documents.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Degree qualified within an Electrical or Electrical and Mechanical Engineering discipline or equivalent.
Ideally working towards gaining Chartered Engineering status and keen to develop their experience towards Chartered status.
Experience of working within the Networks distribution sector ideally with exposure to either transmission and or distribution.
Some experience of project management including pricing and costing projects.
Previous experience of being responsible for managing project under the supervision of senior engineers.
Have a good level of competency in all Microsoft Office applications
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