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Engineering & Technical

Snr Project Engineer HV Electrical - Unknown - 104265

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Unknown
Date: 7/06/2019
Job Reference: 104265
Contact Name: Anne-Marie Fox
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Job Description

Snr Project Engineer HV Electrical - Unknown - 104265
Snr Project Engineer HV Electrical
The Senior Project Engineer will participate with and frequently lead T&D project teams consisting of members from various groups and disciplines across a number of areas within the team.
Engineering and externally. The Senior Project Engineer, in conjunction with the PM and project QS, will be responsible for all aspects of T&D projects from initial tendering, through contract award, detailed design, site installation, commissioning, energisation and successful handover.
• Identify, undertake and manage key detailed design tasks
• Initiate and manage the sub-contracting of specialist design / studies
• Ensure that technical issues are identified and resolved without delay
• Review quotations for the supply of material to confirm adequacy and technical suitability
• Be aware of, manage and mitigate commercial risk to the company
• Process internal procurement from equipment enquiries, requisitioning & monitoring manufacture through to delivery to site whilst maintaining a comprehensive audit trail
• Prepare technical submittals for approval to the client, coordinating inputs from other parties where required
• Work with the project PM, civil engineer and QS to prepare sub-contract packages
• Attend & record regular supply chain and project progress meetings to ensure that progress is monitored & maintained within the overall construction programme
• Liaise with the project team & supply chain to ensure correct operation of the plant on site & successful handover
• Monitor & record project progress against the construction programme
• Compare Tender drawings to Construction drawings and advise of any changes
• Work closely with the relevant PM to ensure that all variations are notified to the project QS
• Ensure that the Clients management tools are updated as set out in the contract documentation
• Prepare and hand over all relevant documentation in the form of a safety file at the end of each project
• Undertake testing, fault investigation, diagnostic activities and rectification of faults within your competence
• Provide technical support and direction, within your competence, to T&D Project Team members, including the application of technical standards
• Support the development of junior and intermediate team members’ technical and project management skills
• Work with the project team to prepare design risk assessments as required contractually and under legislation and provide technical input, where required, of method statements & all aspects relating to Health & Safety on site
• Promote a positive safety culture and safe working environment
Managing the projects
• Work with wider project team to review & manage the project from inception to handover
• Undertake regular meetings with the supply chain and Client to maintain progress & to ensure resources are matched to the project delivery programme
• Work with the project team to develop the project specific quality plan
• Be commercially aware, mitigating the project risk as much as possible and protect the company’s exposure to risk
• Ensure that the Health & Safety, Environmental & Quality procedures are followed & adequate records maintained
• To liaise with the project manager & prepare the project close out report
Managing the people
• Review with the project manager the allocation of resources & general progress
• Contribute to assessment reviews of Group personnel
• Motivate the project team
Managing the Client and other external relationships
• Develop a strong & maintain an excellent working relationship from the start to the completion of the project
• To act as an ambassador with any stakeholders involved with the project
• Meet and exceed the contractual requirements delivering on time, safely & to the highest quality
Testing & Commissioning
• Develop, with the commissioning team, a project specific commissioning plan, amending as required following input from the Client and / or System Operator
• Attend Commissioning & Energisation coordination meetings as required
• Provide (and coordinate with external parties where required) technical support and address faults as required
Day-to-Day Control
• Provide technical support and direction, within your competence, to T&D Project Team members, including the application of technical standards
• To undertake other activities which the Company may reasonably require to be undertaken on a temporary basis which are within an individual’s area of competence
• To report progress and/or problems to the Management team as appropriate
• Detailed knowledge of power engineering, including technical and installation requirements
• Detailed knowledge of power system operation and development
• Commercial acumen
• Health, Safety and Environmental systems and procedures
• Staff / Team management – working with their strengths and their weaknesses
• BEng Engineering (appropriate course content)
• B. Eng Degree or equivalent recognised Engineering degree in Electrical / Power
• Appropriate IEng, CEng, PEng, Eur Ing or equivalent
• Experience working for or with DNOs or TSOs in the UK or Ireland
For further information on this Project Manager - Electrical role in North Dublin please contact Anne - Marie Fox on 087 2197421 /
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