Principal Electrical Engineer

Recruiter
Red Kite Waste Ltd
Location
Dunbar, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Sep 2019
Closes
23 Sep 2019
Ref
1246976834
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Principal Electrical Engineer to join a recycling, renewable energy and waste management company. The role is based in either Glasgow or Dunbar (dependant upon the candidate's location).

Title: Principal Electrical Engineer

Background: Energy Recovery, Power Generation

Salary: £52k - £56k + company vehicle, pension and healthcare package

Location: Glasgow or Dunbar

Our Client is one of the UK's leading recycling, renewable energy and waste management companies. This is an exciting time to join the team. They are at the forefront of the UK's green economy and use smart people and technology to deliver their vision, bringing people together to give the world's resources new life.

The Principal Electrical Engineer is responsible for supporting the testing, repair, maintenance, and root cause analysis for all electrical equipment across the Northern ERF fleet (Glasgow, Dunbar, Runcorn and Peterborough). This includes providing support to existing ERF electrical teams, using relevant experience and skills, thereby standardising maintenance activity. You'll create detailed scopes of work ready to be sent out to tender, striving for best available techniques and continuous improvement.

You will need to be able to cultivate a close working relationship with the Principal Electrical Engineer (South).

Principal Electrical Engineer would need:

* Extensive and proven knowledge in the ERF or Power Generation Business

* Knowledge of Health, Safety & Environmental responsibility to promote positive H, S & E culture

* Experience in switching and maintaining HV & LV apparatus within ERF industry or power plants

* Knowledge of repair methods of Electrical equipment

* Experience working with Computerised Maintenance Management systems

* Hold a position of Senior Authorised Person (SAP) or Prime Duty Holder

* Experience working with and 3rd party contractors to deliver to planned programme of work

* Full driving licence

Previous Titles: Principal Electrical Engineer, Lead Electrical Engineer, Head of Electrical Engineering, Senior Electrical Engineer.

Previous Sectors: Energy Recovery Facilities (ERF), Power Generation

Required Qualifications:

* Electrical Engineering Degree (or equivalent)

* BS7671 - 18th Edition Wiring Regulations

* Senior Authorised Person

* Qualified to work on LV and HV electrical systems

Desired:

* IOSH OR NEBOSH

* MSc / BEng in Electrical Engineering

Title: Principal Electrical Engineer

Background: Energy Recovery, Power Generation

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