JOB TITLE: Senior Electrical Commissioning Engineer (HV / MV Switchgear)


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Edinburgh
Job Reference : 10449 Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 21/02/2014
 
Salary & Benefits : £44000 - £51000 per annum + car, overtime, bonus, pension
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

Senior Electrical Commissioning Engineer (HV / MV Switchgear) £44-51k + car, excellent bonus, overtime, BUPA, pension + flexible benefits Scotland


Job Description

Senior Electrical Commissioning Engineer (HV / MV Switchgear)
£44-51k + car, excellent bonus, overtime, BUPA, pension + flexible benefits
Scotland

The Opportunity:

Senior Electrical Commissioning Engineer (HV / MV Switchgear) required for our client who are based around Scotland but is to be a UK wide role. The Senior Electrical Commissioning Engineer (HV / MV Switchgear) role offers an opportunity to come in to one of the world's leading companies in their field at a high level, with a defined plan for career and personal progression in to other, senior roles.

The Role:

For the Senior Electrical Commissioning Engineer (HV / MV Switchgear) you will be executing construction and asset replacement projects of 11kV up to 66kV distribution networks. You must have strong HV and MV switchgear experiences.

* Executing construction and asset replacement projects on 11kV - 66kV distribution networks. Undertake operational, technical and safety from the system duties associated with the construction, maintenance and commissioning of projects.
* Prepare switching schedules for maintenance tasks, installation work, fault location and repair on customers networks where required.
* Organise and execute HV switching, isolation, earthing, identification of the point of work and issue of safety documentation duties on HV networks up to 11kV and/or 33kV
* Protection testing and commissioning.
* Fault location and repair.
* Ensure safety from the system.


The Person:

For the Senior Electrical Commissioning Engineer (HV / MV Switchgear) role we are looking for an established professional within HV and MV Switchgear.

* Possession of a current Senior Authorised Person certificate on an existing Distribution Network Owners System or Independent Distribution Network Owners.
* Experience in Power Distribution arena - ideally within a Distribution Network Owner or Independent Distribution Network Owners environment at 11kV or above.
* Experience of installing and maintaining switchgear and other related equipment

The Company:

The Company are the market leader across the world in their particular field and are open of the fastest growing companies in Europe currently. They have over 166,000 employees worldwide and believe heavily in developing their own staff so offer excellent training and opportunities moving forward. To give you an idea, this role has come about due to sheer expansion.

Senior Electrical Commissioning Engineer (HV / MV Switchgear)











Job Keywords

electrical, switchgear, MV, LV, HV, commissioning, maintenance, planner, project manager, field, distribution



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