HV Cable Engineer

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HV Cable Engineer

Salary:£35500 - £50500 per annum
Location:Birmingham, West Midlands, England
Consultant:Tony Smith
Our client is a global multi-disciplinary consultancy business, supporting clients across a range of sectors, including the UK energy sector.  As this sector works towards a Net Zero Carbon target, our client is supporting organisations in power generation, transmission & distribution, including onshore & offshore wind energy and HVDC interconnectors.

HV Cable Engineer

The HV Cable Engineer will work on a hybrid basis within the Energy Networks team, based out of Glasgow, Birmingham, Epsom or Leeds.

The role involves:
  • Producing or reviewing HV cable aspects of different projects including onshore cable projects, offshore export cables and interconnectors.
  • Delivering Concept design, FEED, feasibility and Detailed design projects and bids for clients.
  • Ensuring projects are delivered in accordance with the scope, budget and timescale requirements to the satisfaction of the client.
  • Delivering bids and tenders within tight deadlines as part of a tender team and producing HV cable aspects of technical offers.
  • Attending design reviews and Hazard review meetings and producing HV cable design packages as required.

To be considered for this role, applicants will need to be qualified to degree level or equivalent in Electrical Engineering, with experience in the design, manufacture and testing of HV cables for use in HVAC and HVDC projects, as well as an understanding of IEC cable standards and CIGRE technical policies, its suite of technical specifications and supporting documentation.

The following would be desirable:
  • Chartered Engineer status through the IET.
  • Experience of Working Groups and Technical committees such as CIGRE and IEEE.
  • Experience of witnessing 3rd party cable activities such as test, installation, transport etc.

HV Cable Engineer
Hybrid work arrangement
Glasgow, Birmingham, Epsom, Leeds
£negotiable salary and benefits DOE

Key Skills: Cable Engineer, Cable Design, HV Cable, Design, Electrical Engineering, HVDC, Renewable, Net Zero, Carbon, Offshore, Onshore, Interconnectors, CYMCAP, CIGRE, IEEE, Cable Standards.
PLEASE NOTE: applicants for these roles must be eligible to work in the UK without the need for employer sponsorship.
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
These roles are permanent positions.
Tony Smith