JOB TITLE: Field Electrical Service Engineer- Switchgear


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Glasgow
Job Reference : 10381SM Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 30/01/2014
 
Salary & Benefits : £27000 - £30000 per annum + van, fuel car, bonus
 
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

Bluefire Consulting are looking for a number of Field Electrical Service Engineers who have extensive experience with Switchgear for a role covering Scotland. The role is paying a basic of £27-£30k plus overtime, call allowance, bonus, pension, vehicle, fuel card which should see all engineers coming home with £40k plus per annum. You must be prepared to work overtime and on call and also to be based away from home off shore if required. You must have switchgear experience to do this role.


Job Description

Field Electrical Service Engineer- Switchgear
Covering Scotland and North England
Paying £27-£30k basic plus overtime, call out allowance, yearly bonus, vehicle, fuel card, pension (should amount to circa £40k as salary)
Training on company products provided to the right candidates

The Role
The Field Electrical Service Engineer- Switchgear will;

*Supervise/perform the following activities (at UK, overseas and offshore locations) on switchgear and related equipment.
*Off-loading/ Modifications/refurbishment/Maintenance/Systems testing and fault diagnosis
*Perform site risk assessments and assist in producing method statements.
*Document test results and produce site work reports.
*Contribute to the formulation of offers for site activities.
*Participate in necessary schemes to provide cover outside of normal working hours.
*Assist with works tests when necessary.
*Contribute to customer training activities.
*Promote the Company's service activities, identify and pursue business opportunities


The Candidate
The ideal Field Electrical Service Engineer will;

Experience of installing and maintaining switchgear and other related equipment
Hold a full driving license and passport
Possess good written and verbal communication skills
Have good inter-personal skills
Be well grounded in shop floor assembly and test techniques
Be well grounded in the principles & application of electrical safety from the risks associated with live HV networks.
Demonstrate appropriate underpinning knowledge in the form of academic qualifications (e.g. Degree/HNC) or relevant experience.
17th Edition qualification
Ideally have experience of working alone and as part of a team at UK, overseas and offshore locations.
Happy to work overtime and on call


The Company
The Field Electrical Service Engineer- Switchgear will work for one of the world's leading global specialists in energy management

The Package
Paying £27-£30k basic plus overtime, call out allowance, yearly bonus, vehicle, fuel card, pension (should amount to circa £40k plus as salary)
Training on company products provided to the right candidates.


Job Keywords

Field, Service, Engineer, Switchgear, Electrical, Technician, Scotland, Glasgow, energy, manufacturing, plant, 17th edition, HNC, maintenance, fault finding, refurbishments, installation, degree, business, commerical, industrial, production, assembly



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

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