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Senior Cable Engineer
This position is for a highly experienced cable engineer to join the company's growing offshore Engineering & Quality team. The team provides technical support to a portfolio of projects, from early development to operations.
The role will play a key role in the EC&I team and be accountable for developing HV/EHV cabling systems specifications, concept/detailed design and design review, estimation, site supervision and support as required. Duties include:-
Responsibility for the MV, HV and EHV Cabling System specification, design and installation/ commissioning technical support.
Provide technical support to the team on all aspects of HV and EHV cable system engineering and design
Prepare technical specifications and EPC tender documents for offshore wind farm array systems and transmission system export circuits
Perform technical calculations, including cable size and rating calculations
Act as owners engineer for project engineering and construction. For example, supporting factory inspections, acceptance testing and developing/ defending technical due diligence processes.
Perform design reviews • Perform verification of design • Write technical and progress reports
Provide technical support and failure investigations/ analysis to operational HV cable
Knowledge & Skills required:
Degree or equivalent in a relevant engineering discipline
Proven background in power cable engineering
High regard and good knowledge of current UK health, safety and environmental legislation, particularly the application of the Construction (Design & Management) Regulations 2015
Demonstrable competency in leading and/or working within multi-cultural teams with a high level of communication skills at all levels.
Ability to identify a problem or conflict, identify and analyse potential solutions and recommend mitigation.
High levels of familiarity with cable fault root cause analysis • High levels of familiarity with cable manufacture processes and associated quality control
Appreciation of offshore cable installation methodologies.
Willingness to travel to a number of sites and facilities within the UK and NW Europe.
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