Technical Manager (Electrical Engineering)

Copperfield Recruitment Ltd
£60000 - £80000 per annum
30 Sep 2016
27 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Technical Manager (Electrical Engineering) – West Byfleet Working for a well established engineering consultancy based in the UK operating worldwide working with industry, business and public bodies to engineer, deliver and operate major complex assets. In order to maintain a high level of delivery, they have identified the need to increase their senior management capability in the Power sector with particular focus on electrical engineering and consultancy. The Industry and Infrastructure Division is looking for a senior management role reporting to the Divisional Director. The role includes the commercial development of the services and management of the current electrical resources in-house with a view to longer term growth of the department. The successful candidate will be capable of project execution / leadership in the following areas: Provide business development support, UK and Overseas, to the Divisional Director to further develop the client base and project portfolio Manage the development of Technical and Commercial proposals on Energy Sector projects, focusing on electrical engineering Design and specification of low (230-400V), medium (11kv-22kv) and high (>60kv) voltage systems Specification of electrical equipment including transformers, switchgear and power regulations Cable sizing and management Electrical system studies Fault level, load flow and protection co-ordination Grid connections SCADA system requirement specifications and development Manage the delivery of the portfolio of Energy projects, to achieve approved cost and schedule whilst ensuring the quality of services and deliverables Provide project oversight to assigned project leaders to ensure project leader key responsibilities are achieved Preparation of technical reports, specifications, schedules and operating procedures Planning and implementation of electrical works from feasibility study through to commissioning and handover Technical leadership and mentoring of a small team of electrical engineers. Job Skills, Experience and Qualifications Essential:- Qualified at degree level in Electrical Engineering Excellent interpersonal and communication skills Good team leader and good motivational skills Good task allocation skills, ability to deliver on time to required quality Willingness to undertake reasonable business travel as required to meet project deadlines Desirable:- Knowledge of SCADA Understanding of energy generation, including CHP and Biomass. Understanding of policy (UK and Overseas) aspects toward the Energy and Member of professional institution Chartered engineer status Wide network of contacts within the sector Knowledge / experience of design assurance and verification and validations processes Operational experience. PLEASE ONLY APPLY IF YOU LIVE WITHIN A COMMUTABLE DISTANCE OF THIS LOCATION. Please note your CV will be reviewed against the vacancy criteria and we will contact you within one week if we wish to progress your application any further. Copperfield Recruitment Ltd are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy and are an equal opportunities employer. This job was originally posted as