JOB TITLE: Electrical Field Engineer (Switchgear)


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Glasgow
Job Reference : 10381SM Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 05/03/2014
 
Salary & Benefits : £25000 - £33000 per annum
 
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

We are currently looking for 2 Electrical Field Engineers (Switchgear) for our client who are one of the worlds largest electrical and renewable companies in the world. This role offers a chance to come in to a newly created team with a view to expand your career both technically and financially. You will have basic but with your overtime, bonus and benefits, you should be comfortably taking home well in excess of £40k. Any location in Scotland is acceptable.


Job Description

Electrical Field Engineer (Switchgear)
£25k-33k + bonus, overtime, vehicle, pension, life assurance + flexible benefits
Covering Scotland

The Opportunity:

We are currently looking for 2 Electrical Field Engineers (Switchgear) for our client who are one of the worlds largest electrical and renewable companies in the world. The Electrical Field Engineer (Switchgear) role offers a chance to come in to a newly created team around Scotland with a view to expand your career both technically and financially.

You will have basic but with your overtime, bonus and benefits, you should be comfortably taking home well in excess of £40k. Any location in the South East is acceptable.

The Role:

For the Electrical Field Engineer (Switchgear), you must have solid experience of installing, commissioning and maintaining switchgear. You will have done this in a field based environment and have been customer facing. You will be performing site risk assessments, produce method statements and documents test results and produce site work activates.

You will have high voltage testing (415v - 33kv), experience of relay secondary injection and mechanical / electrical function testing of 415v - 33kv switchboards and networks.

Experience / the role:

* Commercial experience of installing, commissioning and maintaining switchgear
* Hold a full driving license and passport
* Be well grounded in on site cold commissioning techniques on 33kv networks.
* High Voltage Testing (415v - 33kv systems)
* Mechanical/Electrical function testing of 415v - 33kv switchboards & networks
* Strong verbal / writing skills for reporting

The Person
For the Electrical Field Engineer (Switchgear) you will have solid experience working with a range of different switchgear in both commercial and industrial premises. You must be a competent professional, but any further training will be provided by the company and this will give you a chance to really "kick on" and fill any technical gaps.



The Company:

The Company are the market leader across the world in their particular field and are one of the fastest growing companies in Europe currently. They have over 166,00 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 in to a newly created team.

Electrical Field Engineer (Switchgear)


Job Keywords

Electrical, Field, Engineer, Switchgear, technician, energy, industrial, Glasgow, Scotland,service, installing, commissioning, maintaining, HV, high voltage, commercial, faults, repair, risk assessments, networks, HNC, Degree,



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