JOB TITLE: HV Electrical Engineer


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Dundee
Job Reference : 12650CJ Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 21/10/2016
 
Salary & Benefits : £28000 per annum + Bon,Pen,Health,Van,Fuel
 
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

A wonderful opportunity to work for a global specialist in energy management, voted on of the top 25 companies to work for worldwide. You'll be given the opportunity to train up to AP level and then following this Project Engineering and Management roles. This is an opportunity to continue and further your professional development in a global company. You'll receive some of the best training in the business and be given the opportunity to follow a tailored progression plan long term.


Job Description

HV Engineer

Up to £28K, Van + Petrol Card, Excellent Pension, Mon - Fri 37.5hours + Flexible Overtime, Bonus 1-4%, Private Health, Mobile, Laptop.

The Opportunity

A wonderful opportunity to work for a global specialist in energy management, voted on of the top 25 companies to work for worldwide. You'll be given the opportunity to train up to AP level and then following this Project Engineering and Management roles. This is an opportunity to continue and further your professional development in a global company. You'll receive some of the best training in the business and be given the opportunity to follow a tailored progression plan long term.

Job role

In this role you will be required to perform the maintenance and install of cable systems, switchgear, transformers, busbars, relay panels and associated equipment in substations, customer L.V. and H.V. Networks and Substations operating at up to 132kV. After attending of the best training centres in the industry during your first few weeks/months to get you up to speed you will be expected to work on installations and supervising a team of subcontractors to ensure their work standard is up to the client's specification.

You'll be given the opportunity and training to become an Authorised Person on site and supervise a gang of engineers. The nature of the role also includes the requirement for you once up to speed to use your technical knowledge to provide training and support for field service engineers coupled with providing problem solving and fault finding process improvement ideas, to allow the team to adopt a continuous improvement policy.

The Candidate

The ideal candidate for this role will be HNC/HND/ or equivalent educated in either electrical engineering with relevant experience although product specific training will be provided. The candidate should seek to join a company where they can actively look to continue their training and development on industry leading technology, which may take place in other European countries for up to two weeks at a time. The candidate will be working as part of a small team reporting into a Regional Services Manager and with the role being field based the willingness to travel is a must. The role is quite project orientated so there will be a requirement to stay away from home with work in the Isle of Lewis and northern Scottish areas. Schneider of course put you up in nice hotels with all your meals etc included.

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 up to 28K but you will earn far more than this with overtime around £37/38k. The role comes with a van complete with a petrol card, excellent pension structure paying up to 7.5% depending on your contribution, private healthcare, bonus 1-4% and holiday + 8 bank holidays.

Essential Requirements

*HNC/HND in Electrical Power Engineering or equivalent
*Strong experience and knowledge of current or legacy electrical distribution products
*Good practical Electrical skills
*The ability and confidence to work alone on own initiative

Bluefire Consulting is the employment agency acting on behalf of the current company.


Job Keywords

HV, LV, MV, switchgear, fitter, electrical, field, install, maintenance, fault finding, substation, authorised person, high voltage, distribution, panels, power, transmission, engineering, indsutrial, scotland, PAT, Glasgow, ABB, Schneider, Merlin



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

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