Project Engineer (Substations)

Project Engineer (Substations)

Job Title: Project Engineer (Substations)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Croydon, Surrey
Salary: £negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894759_1525339777
Contact Name: Tony Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 03, 2018 10:29

Job Description

Project Engineer (HV Substations)
Croydon, South London
Contract - 6-12 months with possible extension.
Rate negotiable dependent upon experience.

Our client is a world class turnkey solutions provider and manufacturer of Electrical Substation Equipment, providing EHV Equipment and Engineering Solutions to the Power Transmission sector.

They are currently looking for a Project Engineer to join them on a contract basis at their offices in Croydon, with visits to substation sites as required.

Duties include:

*Management and coordination of design, engineering and procurement of substation projects
*Monitoring the progress of commercial and technical aspects of the project.
*Ensuring completion of the company scope on schedule, within budget and in accordance with client technical specifications and client transmission procedures.
*Preparation and management of engineering and procurement plans to meet overall project schedule.
*Management of electrical, mechanical, civil and building services design process to ensure issuance of design deliverables meet overall project schedule.
*Overall coordination between engineering, procurement and construction activities to ensure that project is completed on schedule.
*Management of engineering and procurement progress review meetings and preparation of minutes of the meeting.
*Preparation of detailed monthly progress reports covering engineering and procurement.
*Preparation of monthly cost analysis report and comparison with budget for in house design and assurance.
*To coordinate with other alliance members for effective and efficient execution of all projects.
*To coordinate with site team and manufacturers to ensure trouble free installation and commissioning at site.

To be considered for this role, applicants will need to have previous Project Engineering experience on substation projects, including the management of electrical, mechanical, civil and building services design processes to ensure design deliverables meet overall project schedule. You will also have experience of overseeing the progress of commercial and technical aspects of projects.

PLEASE NOTE: All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK without the need for company sponsorship.

Key Words: Project Engineer, Substation, Power Distribution, Power Transmission, Schedule, Budget, Cost, Design.

This is a CONTRACT role.

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