Senior Electrical HV Engineer

  • East Grinstead, UK
  • £45,000 - £50,000 per annum
  • Permanent

Are you a Senior Electrical HV Engineer looking for a new opportunity within the Highways sector?

Then you need to keep reading as this might be the right fit for you!!

We are recruiting for a leading construction consultancy looking to add a Senior Electrical HV Engineer to their team!

Job Title - Senior Electrical HV Engineer

Area/Location - East Grinstead

Type of Job - Permanent

Start Date - As Soon As Possible

Salary - £50 000 (depending on experience)

Detailed description of what the individual will be doing

  • Ensure that key TSO and DNO relationships are maintained at all levels within the project.
  • Create and sustain a good team spirit within the Framework.
  • Sound knowledge of Equipment and Protection and Control system of substation up to 400kV.
  • Gather all relevant information and drawings direct from National Grid
  • Key Line Diagram - complete with existing and new bays
  • AC & DC Schematic Diagrams, Mesh Corner Protection, Busbar Protection
  • LCC Circuit Diagrams
  • Electrical Interlocking
  • Wiring Diagrams
  • Relay Setting Calculations/Settings files/Configuration files
  • Single Line Diagram
  • Production of primary plant layouts and designs in accordance with NGTS - Complete with required safety clearances, Access requirements
  • Production of drawings and designs relating to HV substation layouts Substation Layout (Both AIS & GIS) - Busbars, Circuit Breakers, Disconnectors, Earthing Switches, Surge Arresters
  • Earthing layouts & details, busbar and clamps, cable routing and mechanical interlocking
  • Steady State and Transient loading calculation for Plant
  • Plant Rating and Thermal Rating to meet short circuit rating of the plants
  • Calculations Producing conceptual and detailed substation design in accordance with NGTS
  • Design of existing and final arrangement
  • Design Intend Document (DID)
  • Design of Gantry, Anchor Blocks, Down-leads and Down Droppers
  • Site LVAC Supplies
  • Create Primary Plant models and drawings for other disciplines to work on
  • Meet project requirements in collaboration with other disciplines

What's in it for you -

  • A competitive basic salary
  • 23 days' holiday (rising to 27) with the opportunity to buy extra leave
  • The opportunity to take a paid day out of the office, volunteering for our charity partners or a cause of your choice
  • Company matched pension, life assurance, a cycle2work scheme, 15 weeks' fully paid maternity, adoption and shared parental leave, paternity pay of two weeks…and plenty more
  • Voluntary benefits designed to suit your lifestyle - from discounts on retail and socialising, to health & wellbeing, travel and technology
  • Access to our Employee Network Groups, which represent every strand of diversity and allow colleagues to connect and learn from each other on an open, inclusive platform

If you like what you have read so far

  • you feel this Company matches what you are looking for in a new career venture
  • would like a more detailed Job Description or would like to discuss the opportunity on the Senior Electrical HV Engineer

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