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Site Electrical Commissioning Engineer

Job Type
From £500 per day
Job Ref
Date Added
March 21st, 2024

Role: Site Electrical Commissioning Engineer

Location(s): Bedfordshire, Suffolk or Rhondda Cynon Taf

Length of role: Up to 12 months depending on location

Rates: Up to £500 per day.

Method of pay: Any of PAYE/Umbrella/Outside IR35/CIS

Start Date: ASAP

Site Electrical Commissioning Engineer required
Hands-on execution and management of electrical commissioning activities for a gas power project in UK, until successful handover to the customer. The scope of activities will be:

  • Hands-on commissioning of electrical components and systems such as, transformers, high and low voltage switchgears, DC systems, rectifiers, inverters, etc.
  • Fully competent at using Primary & Secondary Injection test set equipment. Carrying out testing on electrical systems and equipment, as well as system optimization and troubleshooting and filling-in the respective commissioning documentation and protocols
  • Cooperation with internal team members, guidance and coordination of external partners and sub-contractors, interacting with customers.
  • Ensure all the activities conducted on site follow the correct process in accordance with project requirements and in strict compliance with all EHS requirements.
  • Understands and executes the equipment clearance (LOTO) procedure, as well as Job Safety Analysis / Work Authorisation / Confined Space / Hot Work Permits.
  • Authorised for planning and executing LV isolations.
  • Coordination of all necessary activities with all involved parties, such as commissioning team, erection team and sub-contractors
  • Lead a team of Electrical technicians and co-ordinate their activities.
  • Participation in the walk-downs for Turnover from construction to commissioning, identifying open items that prevent system start-up.
  • Preparation and update of the commissioning procedures to be conducted on site.
  • Provide theoretical and practical training to customer personnel.
  • Report to the Lead Electrical Engineer, the Commissioning Manager, and the Head of Commissioning where necessary

You will need:

  • 5+ years working experience in power stations Electrical Commissioning activities with demonstrable experience.
  • HND / HNC in Electrical engineering
  • Strong team spirit, working with an international team and other cultures.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong Organizational skills
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Fluent spoken and written English
  • Full working rights for the UK

Carbon60, Lorien & SRG - The Impellam Group STEM Portfolio are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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