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  • Job reference: RMS0153138

Lead Engineer

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Stone, Stafford, ST15
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 29/04/2015
  • Time left:
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The Company:
Our client is a leader in power and automation technologies that enable utility and industry customers to improve performance while lowering environmental impact. They operate in around 100 countries employing over 145,000 people.

The Role:
•To co-ordinate the design team across all disciplines.
•To liaise with project management on engineering budgets and to provide forecast cost to complete estimates and associated justification to changes in expenditure.
•To manage the programme and to interface with the planning engineers for design.
•Providing forecasts for completion and resource planning.
•To approve documentation in accordance with the contractual requirements of the project.
•To co-ordinate and chair design reviews and hazid reviews.
•To identify and manage additional risks across functions which may not be apparent to individual Designers.
•To support the CDM Coordinator in the enactment of their duties.

Position Interactions

•Line Managers for resourcing, domain knowledge, training and issues/conflict resolution
•Other Engineering functions, primary, civils, commissioning, engineering support and design team leaders
•Commissioning and Test Engineers.
•Customers and Assurance for design review
•Suppliers for technical review
•Wider project teams incl. Project Managers, Planning, Tendering and Supply Chain

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
•5 years Electricity supply industry experience
•Knowledge of Transmission or Distribution practices (400kV to 11 kV)
•HNC/HND in electrical engineering or equivalent
•Good team work, Analytical and communication skills
•Capable of working to tight time scales
•Commercial acumen

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
•TP141 Authorisation
•Degree qualification in Electrical Power Engineering
•UK Driving License (or plan to pass UK exam to gain license)

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