Traction Power Design Engineer

Recruiter
Navartis Ltd
Location
West Bromwich
Salary
£60k - £70k pa
Posted
31 Oct 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title:
Traction Power Design Engineer, also interested in Senior Traction Power Engineers

Location:
West Midlands, commutable from Coventry, Worchester, Burton Upon Trent, Birmingham, Derby

Salary / Benefits:
£60,000 - £70,000 per annum

Start Date:
ASAP

Company Information:
The Senior Engineer will work on multiple NWR contracts and projects on behalf of a tier 1 consultancy whilst undertaking hands on responsibilities as well as lead the junior and less experienced engineers.

To be suitable for the position you must have;
- 5 plus years UK rail design and build experience as a traction power engineer (AC / DC)
- Solid experience using design software such as Microstation
- A minimum of a HNC / HND in a relevant field
- A stong appreciation for both HV (Cable Route Design) and LV (PSP, Station Services and Station power supplies)

Although not essential it would also be advantageous if you have;
- CEng status or you are working towards this
- BEng / MSc in a relevant field
- Worked for tier 1 consultancy such as Atkins, Mott Macdonald, Amey, WSP or Arcadis on high profile UK NWR projects

Role Information;
- Develop substation layout design
- Develop site layout / building layout plans and switchgear arrangements
- Use SFC to interface DNO and substations layouts
- Involved in building and expanding Team
- Acting at a strategical level and leading the team once it is formed
- You may need to on occasion travel to an international office for a couple of days on the rare occurrence to liaise with international company offices

Navartis Ltd is a specialist recruitment company supplying highly skilled technical and management professionals within the global Transportation, Civil Engineering & Utility industries, if you are seeking a new position our recruitment team can locate the opportunity to suit your needs.
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