JOB TITLE: Electrical Distribution Project Manager

Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Leeds
Job Reference : 12071 Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 07/01/2016
Salary & Benefits : £40000 - £45000 per annum + Vehicle + Hols + Pension + Health
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

Join a Virgin fast track 100 company.. Are you an Electrical Project Engineer looking to work for an expanding company, currently growing across the North of England, and the rest of the UK? If you have experience in HV electrical distribution and project or contract management applications would be warmly welcomed.

Job Description

Electrical Project Manager


(£40-£45k dependant on experience) + Company Vehicle + Pension + 25 days holiday + Holiday Accumulation Scheme + Private Health + Childcare Vouchers

The Opportunity

This is a great opportunity to join a Virgin fast track 100 company as an Electrical Project Engineer undergoing expansion across the North of England, and the UK at the moment. If you have experience in HV electrical distribution and project or contract management applications would be warmly welcomed.

In this role you will be supervising teams of up to around 18 engineering staff and contractors covering installation, jointing and switchgear work up to 33-66kV. Most work carried out will be new connection projects. Responsible for project safety, cost and quality you will be in charge of work packs, instructions and risk assessments, liaising with local authorities as and when necessary.

You will also be in charge of liaising with clients and the internal team to ensure smooth running and delivery of projects to time and within budget specifications. This will include producing project reports and procurement documentation.

The Candidate

Have you supervised a team of HV electrical distribution engineers before? Candidates with previous hands on supervisory and project or contract management experience would be welcomed to apply for this role. The ideal candidate for this role has come from the tools and possesses good working knowledge on HV Switchgear and distribution up to 66kv.

Candidates with previous National Grid, Network Rail or Private Distribution Network experience we would be keen to speak with. Desirable qualifications include HNC, HND and Degree level qualifications in Electrical or Electronic Engineering or Power Engineering and NRSWA qualifications.

The Company

The company is Virgin fast track 100 listed, and has grown significantly over the last few years. They provide public and private network power distribution and utility solutions for various sectors throughout the UK.

The Package

The role is paying £40-£45k dependant on experience with a Company Vehicle included. The package also includes a company pension and an initial 25 days holiday with 8 bank holidays on top of that. The holidays can also be accumulated further with time served at the company. AXA private Health is also included and Childcare Vouchers can be provided.

Bluefire consulting is an employment agency acting on behalf of the client company.

Job Keywords

Switchgear, technical, electrical, substation, field, service, commissioning, senior, lead, distribution., energy, utilities, grid, supplier, contract, power, project, installation, service, voltage, HV, MV, distribution

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

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