Electrical Design Engineer – High Voltage

Recruiter
Rullion Limited
Location
Lancashire
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
JOB TITLE: Electrical Design Engineer - High Voltage LOCATION: Lancashire SALARY: Dependent on experience BENEFITS: Excellent package included COMPANY INFORMATION: Rullion Engineering are working with a Northwest based Client who are responsible for maintaining and upgrading overhead power lines, over 2000 Substations and has a great reputation in customer satisfaction. They are a high voltage contracting Business with over 30 years experience, providing a wide range of services for Customers. With projects spread across the North West, this role would be field based with Office visits as and when required. ROLE INFORMATION: An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Design Engineer to join the Connections team and produce Low Voltage designs for electricity connections to our distribution network upto 300kVA. Design work undertaken by the team includes but is not limited to diversions, new connections and requests to connect from third party connectors. The Design Engineer is responsible for ensuring all new connections related to infrastructure are designed in accordance with our current Client licence conditions, policies and standards. Designs must be low cost solutions in accordance with the common connections charging methodology whilst maintaining our Clients policy and standards of compliance. YOU MUST HAVE THE FOLLOWING: - Have an HNC in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (or equivalent) as a minimum qualification - Demonstrate an understanding of Construction Design Management regulations relating to utility projects - Have an in-depth knowledge/understanding of the competition in the connections market - Have a broad understanding of the construction industry and the particular role Electricity North West undertakes - Be self driven and have the ability to work under pressure to meet relevant business/regulatory targets. - Demonstrate a high level of commercial awareness. - Have excellent customer service skills - Have excellent communication skills and be well organised - Demonstrate a good understanding of 6.6kV/11kV systems and substations, including switchgear, transformers, overhead, underground circuits and protection ? Have experience with electrical engineering design and practices and have an in-depth knowledge of the electricity distribution business - Be flexible and adaptable in their approach - Have good team working and interpersonal skills - Have excellent IT skills and demonstrate good analytical reasoning YOU MUST ALSO HAVE: - Minimum HNC in Electrical Engineering or equivalent - Relevant experience within a similar High Voltage industry - CSCS - Good communication skills Since 1978, Rullion has been securing exceptional candidates for a range of clients; from large well known brands, to SMEs and start ups. As a family-owned business, Rullion's approach is credible and honest, focused on building long-lasting relationships with both clients and candidates. Rullion is a forward-thinking recruitment company that specialises in providing a wide range of talent consultancy services to a diverse client base; from small start-ups to large household name. CONTACT: Michala Tomkinson Rullion is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy