JOB TITLE: Switchgear Team Leader


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Birmingham
Job Reference : 11921 Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 22/10/2015
 
Salary & Benefits : £38000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, OT, priv health, pen
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Switchgear Team Leader £38k-£40K, Bonus, Excellent Pension, Mon - Fri 37.5hours + Flexible Overtime, Private Health, 25 days Holiday + 8 Bank Holidays, Mobile, Laptop. The Opportunity This is an ideal opportunity for switchgear supervisor/engineering team leader to work to for a global specialist in energy management, voted one of the top 25 companies in the world to work for. Successful candidates will have a strong ability to lead, mentor and develop a team.


Job Description

Senior Field Service Representative (Switchgear)

£38k-£40K, Bonus, Excellent Pension, Mon - Fri 37.5hours + Flexible Overtime, Private Health, 25 days Holiday + 8 Bank Holidays, Mobile, Laptop.

The Opportunity
This is an ideal opportunity for switchgear supervisor/engineering team leader to work to for a global specialist in energy management, voted one of the top 25 companies in the world to work for. Successful candidates will have a strong ability to lead, mentor and develop a team.

The Role
This field based role will 60% of the time be geared towards team management and development from a technical and H&S point of view. This is in order to support and assist regional managers in reaching specified goals. You will be responsible for your team of 7 field engineers, completing appraisals and development goals in order to meet KPI's and regional targets.

Your role will involve analysing and managing team engineering and safety performance in order to improve working efficiency in your area. Promoting and ensuring high quality safety standards and highlighting team technical and H&S training needs will be part of your day to day duties.

40% of the role will be working hand on, providing technical support or resolution plans to solve product related issues and mentoring team members to improve their own technical abilities.

The Candidate
Have you supervised a team of switchgear engineers before? Do you enjoy directing a team towards meeting technical or H&S related goals? The ideal candidate for this role answers yes to both these questions, and possesses good working knowledge on HV switchgear and distribution equipment up to 33kV. Candidates previously working on Network Rail or National Grid substation projects we are also keen to speak with. Desirable qualifications include C&G level 3, HNC/HND but above all good experience in this industry is key.

A number of roles are available and if you know anyone suited towards this position we pay excellent referral fees.

The Company
The company are a global specialist in energy management, with a commitment to make the most of their client's energy and reduce the adverse effects that inefficient energy use has upon the planet. The company heavily invest in the latest innovative technology to keep energy use green, safe and productive worldwide.

The Package
The role is paying a salary of £38-£40K with the option to earn significantly more than this in overtime. The role comes with a van complete with a fuel card, excellent pension, private healthcare, share scheme, bonus and 25 days holiday + 8 bank holidays and an on call allowance.
Bluefire consulting is an employment agency acting on behalf of the client company.




Job Keywords

Switchgear, technical, electrical, mechanical, substation, field, supervisor, manager, commissioning, senior, lead, team leader, distribution, energy, utilities, grid, supplier, contract, power, project, installation, service, voltage, LV, MV, HV



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Engineering recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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