Senior Electrical Engineer

Recruiter
Omega Resource Group
Location
Swindon
Salary
£42000 - £47000/annum
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Electrical Engineer

An exciting opportunity has become available to join my client as a Senior Electrical Engineer within their Engineering Production Support Area. You will oversee my client's world class manufacturing facilities electrical infrastructure to ensure the safety, compliance and availability of site facilities.
Working within a team of four and reporting into the Senior Maintenance Asset Manager you will be the 'go to' Engineer for all electrical queries on site and for project support.

Main responsibilities:

* Ensuring the plant HV/LV Infrastructure is maintained to current legislation and statutory requirements
* Issuing 'permits to work' and authorising onsite associates and visiting contractors to carry out works
* Preparing plant replacement / life cycle plans and explain justification and business case to the Engineering Manager
* Developing and Maintaining electrical process documentation and contributing to safe systems of work and continuous improvement
* Involvement in contractor selection and assess competency
* Provide electrical installation expertise and advice to projects
* Overseeing the maintenance fire/security systems

To be considered for the position of Senior Electrical Engineer you must:

* Minimum of HNC in an Electrical discipline or equivalent
* Member of a professional body eg ( MIET / MSOE )
* Electrical infrastructure knowledge of industrial, commercial or manufacturing sites
* Project management experience of large scale electrical installations
* Proven Technical experience and knowledge in HV / LV systems
* Wide range of knowledge of manufacturing facilities equipment and PUWER
* High Voltage authorisation; AP / SAP / AE Knowledge and Experience

It would be a distinct advantage to have:

* Knowledge of design software, ideally AMTEC
* Incorporated / Chartered Engineer or working towards
* Level 4 Award in the Design and Verification of Electrical Installations (2396-01)

What my client wants from you:

You will be a professional engineer who is able to provide expert advice and guidance at all levels whilst being able to summarise and simplify technical information and present to senior management. Being approachable and customer focused with a positive can do attitude is essential to this role as well as being able to react to changing priorities depending on the business needs.

What my client can offer you:

A salary of £42,000+, company car, 25 days holiday, private medical care, local discounts, medical and dental plan, generous pension scheme, childcare vouchers and the opportunity to purchase all company products at a generously discounted rate.

For further information or to apply please contact Will Golding on (Apply online only) or email

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy