Senior OHL Design Engineer

Recruiter
Cordant Technical and Engineering
Location
Nottingham
Salary
40000.0000
Posted
11 May 2017
Closes
10 Jun 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior OHL Design Engineer - Nottingham - £40,000 - £50,000 - 6% Matched Pension - 40 hour working week - Flexible Working Hours - 22 Days Holiday - Company Mobile and Tablet

Company Overview

This is a unique opportunity to join an international design consultancy who has recently opened a new office in the UK. With over ten years trading and four offices across 3 countries and a flat, non-hierachical, 'one-team' management structure this business can offer the successful candidate a very pleasant working environment, professional support to become chartered and, in the medium to long term, travel opportunities.

Role Outline

The successful candidate will be responsible for leading the design activities for assigned overhead line projects such as producing SAG Tension Reports, Profiles and Route Drawings, Clearance Reports and

Calculations, Wire Clearance Drawings, Tower Analysis, Tower Modelling, Insulator Set Design,

Foundation Design, Line Profiling and Catenary Support System, Tower Setting Levels, Material

Quantification etc.

In addition to the this you will also need to project manage the design stage and watch over the commercials for assigned projects. There will also be a requirement to undertake feasibility studies prior to undertaking projects and attend site visits/ client meetings as necessary.

Responsibilities

To deliver Overhead line design solutions using a range of industry tools and techniques:

  • Lead design activities of OHL transmission and distribution lines world wide
  • Leading within the design, construction and refurbishment of overhead lines according to the relevant engineering standards
  • In-House designs of overhead lines, new build and refurbishment
  • Project Management of assigned projects
  • Commercial management of assigned projects
  • Site / Client Visits as required
  • FEED (Front End Engineering Design)
  • Liaise with team members in other offices throughout the world
  • Provide construction guidance
  • Consider the effects on Health and Safety through the design
  • Ensure Safety and Health practices are adhered to, and employee and public safety is maintained in all aspects of your work
  • Production of SAG Tension Reports, Profiles and Route Drawings, Clearance Reports and
  • Calculations, Wire Clearance Drawings, Tower Analysis, Tower Modelling, Insulator Set Design,
  • Foundation Design, Line Profiling and Catenary Support System, Tower Setting Levels, Material Quantification (not exhaustive)
  • To carry out any other duties reasonably requested by the employer

Requirements

We particularly encourage you to apply if you have: -

  • Extensive Experience within OHL Transmission or Distribution Design
  • PLS Suite - Advanced User
  • Degree Qualified
  • MS Office Suite Proficient
  • Excellent Team Communication Skills
  • Eligibility to work in the UK with a Full UK Driving License

Salary/Benefits

£40,000 - £50,000

6% Matched Pension

40 hour week with flexible working hours

22 Holiday (+ Bank)

Key Words- OHL, Overhead line, Nottingham, Midlands, PLS CAD, PLS-CAD, Design, PLS Pole, PLS Tower

How to Apply - Call Josh Whiting on or email

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