Project Manager – New Electrical Connections - Renewable

£40000 - £50000 Per Annum
27 Mar 2013
24 Apr 2013
Toby Day
Contract Type
Full Time
Project Manager – New Electrical Connections - Renewable
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 flexible on experience
Location: Gloucester
Consultant: Toby Day

The Company:

My Clients is a large ICP (Independent Connection Provider). They design HV installations to 135KV, they are able to build and complete projects from feasibility to planning and to grid connection.

The Role:

Successful delivery of new electricity connection projects from LV to 66kV, on behalf of a growing independent company with a national footprint


• Manage and supervise internal and external staff; covering cable jointing, substation installation, excavation & reinstatement, cable installation, commissioning and energisation
• Responsible for project safety, cost and quality
• Prepare Work Instructions, Risk Assessments & Method Statements
• Liaise with Local Authorities regarding street works
• Procure and control project materials
• Provide monthly project reports and ensure that projects are delivered on time and within budget
• Liaise with DNO’s & iDNO’s to complete final connections
• Liaise with and support both the client and UKPS team to ensure smooth project delivery
• To be fully aware of the market that UK Power Solutions are operating within


The successful candidate will have:
• 5 years’ experience in Project Management within the Electricity distribution industry
• Capable in DNO, iDNO, local authority liaison
• Previous DNO/iDNO authorisations an advantage
• Experienced in managing internal and external labour for cable laying, cable jointing, switchgear installation and commissioning
• Previous experience of power distribution networks
• Qualification in Electrical Engineering e.g. C&G, ONC, HNC & Degree (equivalent Engineering qualifications may be considered)
• Solid organisational ability and strong influencing skills
• Ability to work effectively within a team, with good communication skills
• Customer service orientated, and a desire to achieve the best results and contribute to the success of UKPS
• Problem solver and solution provider

You will work in a supportive and secure environment. There is great career progression available within the company. An understanding of a service or installation environment and of renewable energy technologies would also be advantageous.

The Green Recruitment Company is an Employment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies.

To apply for this role please contact us at:
Toby Day
+44 (0) 20 30022877

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