Senior LV Engineer

Ref No. EMP461289
Salary £35,000 - £45,000/annum
Location Grangemouth, Scotland
Job type Permanent
Job Status Now Interviewing


Electrical Engineer
LV and Automation
£35000 - £45000
Immediate start available


Electrical Engineer, Design, Automation, Water

The Job

Electrical Engineer
LV and Automation
£35000 to £45000
Immediate start Available

To take the lead role in both projects within Technology, and on larger group based projects.
To mentor junior engineers and help develop their skills and capabilities.
To co-ordinate the efforts of other disciplines in delivering projects.
Provide technical guidance on projects both pre and post sales.

Principal accountabilities
Monitor and plan projects to ensure they are completed on time and to budget, including updating commercial files and monthly progress reports, capturing change and highlighting any project risks.

Complete the production of electrical design drawings and calculations from client's requirements, international standards and 'best' engineering practice.

Carry out technical reviews of electrical design drawings and calculations within the engineering department.

Provide technical guidance to teams within Technology on 'best technical solutions' both pre and post sales. Generating the highest level of system requirements, based on the user's needs and other constraints such as cost and schedule, in coordination with the Technical Manager.

Work as part of a collaborative team (coordinated by the Technical Manager) to develop standards & tools in order to enhance productivity, improve quality, comply with legislation and/or keep abreast of developments in technology. Ensure the Engineering team is properly updated with developments / standards by leading the communication process.

Maintain compliance with the Technology QA system technical requirements within the team by review and audit.

Carry out site surveys, assist in the generation of estimates, proposals and tenders as necessary.

Carry out technical reviews of estimates, proposals and tenders as necessary.

Notify LV Manufacturing Director of any significant commercial, technical or contractual risks associated with current or pending projects.

Actively participate in regular engineering meetings. (At least quarterly).

Attend weekly production meetings for planning project programmes.

Prepare for and attend project meetings as required.

Positively promote capabilities and relationships within other parts of the Business in order to maximise on cross-divisional opportunities.

HNC/HND in related subject.

Job related experience
5 years + hands on experience in LV Assembly designs.
Skills and Knowledge
Knowledge of BS-EN 61439.
Detailed technical knowledge of complex control systems.
Technical knowledge electrical control and protection systems.
Knowledge of electrical distribution theory, cable sizing data, motor control techniques and field instrumentation systems.
A detailed understanding of fault levels, earthing practice and protection and coordination devices
Knowledge of project management 'best practice'
Experience and knowledge with ISO9001 QA systems
Ability to communicate effectively at all levels within the organisation and with clients
Ability to influence and negotiate effectively.

for more information please contact Kieran Duggan at Matchtech on 01489 898162 or apply now by submitting your CV.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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