Electrical Field Service Engineer - HV - Crewe

Recruiter
JBS Global Resourcing
Location
Crewe, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Sep 2019
Closes
02 Oct 2019
Ref
1212671868
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This is a great opportunity for a senior HV electrical engineer in the Crewe and surrounding areas to join our global renewable energy client. As part of Europe's largest O&M fleet, the purpose of this role is to maintain Solar plants in an optimum operating conditions.
You will be responsible for:
* Adhere to all HSE procedures at all times and play an active role in Risk Assessment.
* Induct, train and develop Field Service Technicians and Engineers (FSEs) ensuring their full awareness, understanding and compliance with method statements and work instructions.
* Perform preventative and corrective maintenance of:
* electrical components.
* inverters (i.e. thermal analysis, performance analysis).
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You must have
* A sound working knowledge of HSE legislation including HSE at Work Act and Construction Design and Management Regulations.
* Time served as Electrician.
* Solid knowledge of understanding risk. assessments, method statements, etc.
* Open to using collective knowledge and guidance, however can also work on own initiative.
* Can be relied on as part of the team.
* Can conduct basic fault finding and diagnostics.
* Capable of attending a site, identify faults, diagnose them, and perform repairs accordingly.
* Excellent, habitual report writing and IT skills.
* Knowledge of HV systems; must be a minimum of AP3 level or close to obtaining.
* Expert level knowledge of multiple inverter types
* Industrial PV installation maintenance experience.
* Thorough understanding of PV O&M maintenance techniques and standards including electrical tests and thermographic inspections.
* High Voltage (HV) Switching experience.
* Knowledge of network infrastructure (e.g. LAN, routers, switches).
* Ability to write and review risk assessments and method statements.
Education and Qualifications
* Qualified electrician; BS7671 and Level 3 Electrical NVQ or appropriate equivalent (apprenticeship completed, IET, etc).
* Relevant experience performing PV O&M.
* IOSH Managing Safety or equivalent.
* SSSTS Site Supervisor or equivalent.
* Attendance at several manufacturers' inverter level training courses.
* Capable of HV authorisation to a minimum AP3 level.
* A recognized electrical qualification such as City and Guilds 2382-18 (18th Edition), would be an advantage.
* Testing and inspection certification 2391 is an advantage

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