HV Project Engineer

Ref: CUHVPE_1621864445

  • # £49698.55 - £58734.65 per annum
  • # Cork
  • # Full Time
  • # Posted 3 weeks ago

HV Project Engineer

Up to €65,000 OTE + Car + Package

Cork / Carlow

Electrical Engineers with HV Design and Commissioning experience on Substations will enjoy working in a growing division of a major MEP contractor on BOP (Balance of Plant) contracts for Renewable Energy projects across Ireland. Play a key part in the HV design process for a range of multi-disciplinary projects, visiting client sites to independently discuss, define and verify client requirements and reflecting the output in high quality proposals and reports.

This major MEP Contractor are going from strength to strength, expanding and excelling in new markets that is making them a reputable and reliable employer. Working in a relatively new division going through expansion at the moment, there is a fantastic upskilling opportunity for the right candidate with progression opportunities around the corner as the division grows.

Key Tasks/Responsibilities/Accountabilities

  • Technical expert on HV projects: feasibility studies, concept /detailed design, specifications, witness testing & acceptance
  • Liaising with clients to discuss, define and verify requirements
  • Liaising with external design partners and facilitating the transfer of external design to an internal design process
  • Designing both HV connections and protection arrangements for substations
  • Provide engineering and technical support to plan, schedule, coordinate and execute full life cycle commissioning of critical facilities.
  • Design review of project teams’ work
  • Ensuring projects are delivered within budget and timescales
  • Ensuring all project designs are compliant with latest health & safety regulations

Personal Requirements

  • Electrical Engineering Degree
  • Minimum 5-10 years experience on HV substations, both Commissioning and Design, ideally on Balance of Plant projects
  • Competent in Microsoft Office
  • Working knowledge of Eplan P8
  • Experience with a HV system modelling software package an advantage
  • Experience developing protection coordination and arc-flash studies

Keywords: HV, MV, EPLAN, Design, Substation, BOP, Balance of Plant, Renewable Energy, Wind Farm, transformers, switchgears, busbars, Ireland, Cork

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