Electrical Power and HV Engineers

£35000 - £50000/annum benefits
18 Oct 2016
16 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Our client is a leading UK Systems Engineering Consultancy with a highly regarded reputation for technical excellence.

Due to significant growth in their Electrical capability, they are looking for Electrical Engineers at various levels across a range of specialisations.

These roles are design and analysis based and preference will be given to candidates with suitable design and/or electrical system analysis and design assurance experience; however candidates with installation, testing and commissioning experience will also be considered.

To be considered, you will be degree qualified in a relevant engineering discipline and either Chartered or actively working towards Chartered status. You will have an interest in moving into a consultancy based role.

Experience of design and assurance of safety critical systems in a regulated sector is desirable.

You should have a strong technical and project background; electrical design experience which should include several of the following:
High voltage AC and high voltage DC Electrical power system design
Electrical protection design and analysis (IPSA, Digsilent, ETAP, Amtech, Simpower)
Rotating plant and transformers
Power electronics (VSDs, UPS, SPI, etc.)
Power cabling arrangement and specification
Switchboard and switchgear specification
National Grid distribution
Understanding of Grid Code including design, connection and operations
Smart grid and demand side management
Nuclear industry standards methodologies and application
Interpretation of clients' technical needs
Technical leadership on projects
Site supervision of projects
Project management
Safety case / Design Substantiation Report authorship

Key Skills: Electrical Engineer, Design Analysis, System Analysis, Design Assurance, HV, High Voltage, Power, Protection, IPSA, DigSilent, ETAP, Amtech, Simpower, Rotating Plant, Transformers, Power Electronics, Switchgear, Grid.

Job Title: Electrical Power & HV Engineers
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per annum DOE
Location: Bristol or Glasgow

Security: due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

These are PERMANENT positions.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy