Test & Installation Engineer

Recruiter
Cattrell Hudson Partners Limited
Location
Manchester
Posted
15 Apr 2018
Closes
20 Apr 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Test & Installation Engineer based in Manchester

Reference No: J0012084
Job Title: Test & Installation Engineer
Location: Manchester
Rate: Up to £28,000 per year
Hours: 37 Hours per week

The Role:
*Test & Installation Engineer

Key responsibilities:
*Self-management of assigned projects and job cost accountability to perform work within budgeted cost estimates.
*Installing and commissioning sensor and plant monitoring solutions at a variety of Global sites within Oil and Gas, Renewables and Utilities sectors.
*Conducting On-line (& Off-line) Partial Discharge Testing (in addition to other condition-based testing) at customer sites worldwide. Recognized as a technical expert in partial discharge. Act as an ambassador to trade organizations/conferences (i.e. IEEE, conferences) by presenting papers, case studies and demonstrating equipment.
*Provide applied engineering and technical consultation for customers in the areas of power systems studies, power quality analysis, installation, start-up, maintenance, repair and training.
*Interpret specs and customer inquiries and design technical proposals for customers.
*Attend customer sites to assist sales visits and conducting specialised training for customers.
*Mentorship and training of other engineers
*Developing designs and prototypes, assessing feasibility, determining whether existing equipment, components, and tools require modifications, and specifying modifications when necessary for various installation projects.
*Processing data collected by engineers on site jobs
*Providing data analysis for customer reports
*Supporting customer data service requirements; to provide telephone and email support to customers.
*Update and management of internal Database
*The role requires up to 40% working in the field.

Required Qualifications and Experience:
*A minimum of HND/ HNC in engineering subject or have worked in a similar field for over 5 years.
*Knowledge and practice of safety precautions related to working with electrical and electronic equipment (ideally HV).
*Demonstrated ability to provide service and represent company interests in developing customer relationships to assure long-term customer satisfaction.
*Customer report / general presentation skills.
*Self-management of assigned projects and job cost accountability to perform work within budgeted cost estimates.
*Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills, as well as the ability to interact well with others.
*Flexible team player willing to get involved across departments.
*Interest in full life cycle of test and installation project from planning, testing, commissioning to reporting and monitoring.
*Excellent organisation and problem-solving skills with the ability to prioritise and plan effectively.
*Strong decision-making skills.
*Excellent communication skills.
*Good budgetary skills.
*Excellent team-working and people skills.

Benefits:
*Excellent career progression opportunities
*Full training and opportunity to gain external certifications
*Flexible working
*Competitive Salaries
*Annual profit sharing bonus and EMI share options
*Social Events
*Excellent transport routes
*Company pension (after qualifying period)
*Childcare Voucher Scheme
*Eye care Voucher Scheme

Additional Information
*The role would suit someone looking to work on technically interesting equipment, looking for high earning potential and who would enjoy travelling to countries across the world.
*Recruitment Consultant: Claus Henriksen
*Tel: (Apply online only)

Our clients are unable to provide sponsorship for Tier 2 visas; therefore only candidates eligible to work in the UK need apply!

Here at Cattrell Hudson we pride ourselves on the service we offer to both clients and candidates. Providing the best possible service is mandatory to us, and this has helped us develop and grow our candidate base over the years. We see all of our candidates as individuals and always do our best to meet their expectations.

CH Technical Referral Scheme.
As part of our candidate attraction strategy we believe it is only right to thank those who point good people in our direction.
Dependent on the level of the role you could receive up to £300 if a successful candidate is placed in one of our live vacancies.
To recommend a friend or colleague simply email us their name, contact details and the type of role(s) and location(s) they would be interested in.

Terms & Conditions:
-If you are a limited company contractor or through an umbrella company, all payments are to be invoiced to Cattrell Hudson Partners Limited and will be paid within 30 days
-If you are a permanent employee, this will be paid as a salary bonus
-Candidates must not already be in contact with CH or on our database
-Payment is due only after a placed contractor has completed 26 weeks of the contract
-Payment is due only after a placed permanent employee passes the probation and rebate period
-Payment is only due on initial placement – further placements are excluded
-There is no limit to the number of candidates you may refer

In the event of any dispute, CH Technical Recruitment’s decision is final

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