Protection & Control Design Engineer - £35k-£55k

Recruiter
On Target Recruitment
Location
Alfreton
Salary
£35000 - £55000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
14 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Company:

* UK's leading utility service provider
* Clients including:
* Southern Water, Northern PowerGrid,
* National Grid, BT Open Reach,
* UK Power Networks
* Mission is to continuously add value either through incremental changes to our systems or via innovations which continuously improve the way we work.

The Role:

* Involved in the design of protection and control schemes from 11kV to 132kV
* Will develop a project design from an initial high level scope, through to detailed scheme drawings and relay settings
* This includes plant specifications, tendering and tender evaluation.
* Dealing with predominantly designs for DNO clients

The Ideal Person:

* Should have previous experience working in power system protection and ideally should possess an Electrical Engineering degree or similar (will consider HNC/HND)
* Should have previous knowledge and experience of protection relays and relay panels, CT & VT sizing calculations, protection relay setting calculations and the producing of detailed and accurate drawings
* Candidates MUST have strong CAD knowledge/ability (AutoCAD and/or MicroStation), and if possibly they should also have experience using IPSA and Amtec.
* It is preferred, although not essential that candidates hold Chartered status, or are at least working towards Chartered status.

Consultant: Yasmine Shaban

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK.



About On Target

On Target Recruitment is one of the UK's leading specialist recruitment agencies. Our consultants specialise in sales, technical and commercial jobs in the Engineering, Construction, Medical, and Business Solutions sectors. We place all levels of personnel, up to Director across the UK and internationally.