Senior Electrical Design Engineer

Copperfield Recruitment Ltd
11 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Electrical Design Engineer - £40 – 50k As part of an expanding workload our client is looking to increase their Electrical Engineering Team with particular focus on electrical distribution systems for industrial, manufacturing facilities, transmission and distribution. They require an experienced Senior Electrical Design Engineer with experience across a range of sectors to help deliver technically challenging solutions for a variety of complex engineering issues. Key Accountabilities The successful candidate will be capable of project execution in the following areas: Cable sizing Electrical system studies Fault level, load flow, arc flash, insulation co-ordination, power quality analysis and protection co-ordination Grid connections Development and optimisation of power systems analysis Preparation of technical reports, specifications, schedules and operating procedures Planning and implementation of electrical works from feasibility study through to commissioning and handover Planning of power systems activities Support and preparation of both technical and commercial proposals Supporting project management activities for industrial projects as required Job Skills, Experience and Qualifications Essential: Qualified at degree level in Electrical Engineering or Electrical / Electronic Engineering Familiarity with system study software packages (DIgSILENT PowerFactory, IPSA, ATP, ERACS and AMTECH) Specialisation in 3 areas of Power Systems Analysis Qualifications and experience leading to Chartered Engineer Status Experience of electrical design and projects Knowledge of applicable regulations (Grid Code, D-Code, P28, G5/4-1, P29, G74, IEC909, 17th Edition, Electricity at Work Act, ESQCR etc.) Good interpersonal and communication skills Good motivational skills Task allocation skills, ability to deliver on time to required quality Willingness to undertake reasonable business travel as required to meet project deadlines PLEASE ONLY APPLY IF YOU LIVE WITHIN A COMMUTABLE DISTANCE OF THIS LOCATION. Please note your CV will be reviewed against the vacancy criteria and we will contact you within one week if we wish to progress your application any further. Copperfield Recruitment Ltd are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy and are an equal opportunities employer.