Senior Electrical Engineer (T&D)

  • Job Reference: 464678112-2
  • Date Posted: 4 January 2022
  • Recruiter: Confidential
  • Location: Dublin, County Dublin
  • Salary: €63,252 to €72,288
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Senior Electrical Engineer (T&D)

Electrical Contractor

Dublin, Ireland

€70,000 - €80,000

Other Benefits

Currently recruiting for a Senior Electrical Engineer to lead key aspects of projects as part of a T&D (transmission & Distribution) project. The Senior Electrical Engineer, in conjunction with the PM and project QS, will be responsible for all aspects of T&D projects from initial tendering, through contract award, detailed design, site installation, commissioning, energisation and successful handover.

Role Responsibilities

Identify, undertake and manage key detailed design tasks

Initiate and manage the sub-contracting of specialist design / studies

Ensure that technical issues are identified and resolved without delay

Review quotations for the supply of material to confirm adequacy and technical suitability

Be aware of, manage and mitigate commercial risk to the company

Process internal procurement from equipment enquiries, requisitioning & monitoring manufacture through to delivery to site whilst maintaining a comprehensive audit trail

Prepare technical submittals for approval to the client, coordinating inputs from other parties where required

Work with the project PM, civil engineer and QS to prepare sub-contract packages

Attend & record regular supply chain and project progress meetings to ensure that progress is monitored & maintained within the overall construction programme

Liaise with the project team & supply chain to ensure correct operation of the plant on site & successful handover

Monitor & record project progress against the construction programme

Compare Tender drawings to Construction drawings and advise of any changes

Work closely with the relevant PM to ensure that all variations are notified to the project QS

Ensure that the Clients management tools are updated as set out in the contract documentation

Prepare and hand over all relevant documentation in the form of a safety file at the end of each project

Undertake testing, fault investigation, diagnostic activities and rectification of faults within your competence

Provide technical support and direction, within your competence, to T&D Project Team members, including the application of technical standards

Work with the project team to prepare design risk assessments as required contractually and under legislation and provide technical input, where required, of method statements & all aspects relating to Health & Safety on site

Promote a positive safety culture and safe working environment

Role Requirements

3rd level Qualification in Electrical Engineering

Minimum of 5 years engineering design/project management experience on industrial installation projects

Professional and commercial acumen and be capable of representing the team at a senior level in meetings

Detailed understanding of HV and LV network requirements in industrial settings, with particular emphasis on resilience and studies requirements

Experience with energy management systems and integration of automated control systems to electrical networks

A proven track record of delivering projects on time and to budget

Experience of managing multiple projects at the one time

Strong IT skills

A flexible and delivery focused mind-set

Excellent communicator/strong interpersonal skills/communicates with impact

Excellent record keeper and administration skills

Leads and influences others.

Innovates and leads in mechanical/technical activity and challenges.

Plans and effectively manages projects.

Solves problems analytically and acts decisively

Is process driven and focuses on EHS and Quality Work Management Systems and Processes

Mentor and Coach to junior engineers and graduates