HV Authorised Person

HV Authorised Person
  • £40,000 - £45,000 per Annum
    ANNUM
  • Permanent
  • Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, UK NG2 3AQ Nottingham Nottinghamshire GBR NG2 3AQ
Job Ref: HVAPUK001
Sectors: Building, Construction & Infrastructure Power & Utilities
Date Added: 12 May 2022

HV Authorised Person

A tremendous opportunity to join a global renewable energy company has arisen for a proven HV Authorised Person, which is for a permanent / staff position in the UK. The HV Authorised Person must be able to demonstrate experience in overhead and underground networks, including switchgear installations, and authorisations upto 132kv/66kv or 33kv.

The HV Authorised Person's role will involve, but not be limited to:

  • Plan and oversee non-scheduled HV Corrective Maintenance activities
  • Carry out non-scheduled HV Corrective Maintenance activities
  • Keep records of the scheduled/non-scheduled HV activities
  • Manage and provide hands on assistance with the delivery of maintenance activities.
  • Keep HV equipment maintenance logs performed by themselves or other HV contractors
  • Provide leadership to all APs on all matters relating to the safe system of work
  • Manage succession training of prospective AP's including creating training and development plans, and continuous mentoring
  • Maintaining the Safe Systems of Work (Functional responsibility for all AP's)
  • To liaise with internal stakeholders to ensure the role of AP is undertaken consistently and offer assistance where required
  • Ensure electrical safety across the sites, during HV or other electrical works
  • Provide HV operator activities and tasks on behalf of my Client
  • Ensure HV locking policy across sites is the suitable one and according to the H&S regulations
  • Ensure compliance of the HV activities with local rules and regulations
  • Assist in developing new HV maintenance procedures where necessary
  • Identify resources to perform HV Maintenance activities if necessary (specialized companies, supplier, etc.)
  • Keep electronic backup of all the HV activities
  • Conduct and review point of work risk assessments on operational sites.
  • Liaise with Project Managers on resource needs for network shutdown projects.
  • Pre-visit switching locations prior to switching schedule submission.
  • Submit switching schedules in accordance with pre-agreed project programs.
  • Achieve safety from the system and issue of safety documents in accordance with specific Authorisation levels and client DSR's.
  • Promote a positive HS&E culture whilst recommending new initiatives for continuous improvement.
  • To identify improvement of activities and training needs and give feedback of findings to senior managers and directors.
  • Attend and actively contribute to the Health & Safety Initiatives.
  • Attendance in emergency fault situations

Essential Skills / Qualifications:

The HV Authorised Person will be expected to demonstrate the following skills and experience:

  • Degree in Electrical Engineering / HV AP Certified
  • 4+ years' experience as a HV AP on both OH and UG networks, including switchgear installations
  • HV AP authorisations up to 132kv/66kv or 33kv
  • Preferably 3+ years proven track record in supervising engineers (HV AP engineers or O&M) within industry projects, with experience in renewable energy being a distinct advantage
  • Preferably experience in classic automation and HV switchgear's relays multi line diagrams
  • 18th Edition Certificate preferred
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office software
  • SMSTS or IOSH or other equivalent or higher H&S Certificate (NEBOSH)
  • First aider certificate
  • Awareness of electrical safety rules and competency to prepare electrical safety rules
  • Full clean driving licence
  • Must be legally entitled to work in the UK

With a competitive salary on offer, a strong pipeline of work and great prospects this is an ideal time to join my prestigious Client.

HV Authorised Person - Apply Now!

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. Carbon60 is a trading name of Carbon60 Limited an Employment Business/Agency.

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11/06/2022 13:26:55
GBP 40000 45000 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Barry Jones

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