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Site Electrical Engineer

Reading, Berkshire
£35,000 to £55,000
Job Type
5 Sep 2022
My Client is looking for a Site Electrical Engineer in the water Sector To supervise, control and project manage all site electrical project activities whilst maintaining the highest standards of health, safety & quality. Manage elements of programme and cost in relation to electrical construction as representative of the Contract and Site Manager. Key Responsibilities: Ensure the electrical construction and commissioning is carried out in a safe, compliant & efficient manner Ensure that all electrical safety, quality or technical issues are reported in line with company procedures and effectively resolved. Achieve appointment as an Authorised Person (AP) under company Electrical Safety Rules Ensure Company Electrical Safety Rules are correctly applied on all sites/projects under your control Control of all site based electrical works including the management of electrical safety documents (PTW/SFT/LOA/ICE) as required Ensuring that approved Electrical RAMS/SSOW's are in place for the for the duration of the project, including incorporation of Company, client and supply chain SSOW's. Identify and bring to the attention of Project Management electrical, mechanical & DSEAR processes to be implemented. Ensure that electrical testing and putting into service considers and controls hazards to the installers and end users. Safely maintain the plant up to client hand over. Identify best H&S practice and raise near misses where appropriate. Principal Contractor management duties of all electrical work packages, ensuring all work packages effectively interface and are efficiently delivered in line with project programme Ensure Detailed records of electrical commissioning ITP/Check sheets are maintained. Conduct Site safety inspections on supply chain installation work in terms of compliance with national (BS 7671), Industry (WIMES 3.02) and Client (F25, F15) standards. Review and approval of BS7671 inspection & test certification. Identify & communicate technical queries and manage change control.Electrical Construction Management Ensure that electrical construction programmes are developed and are accurate and sufficiently detailed to ensure the project lifecycle is optimised. Takeover testing is carried out and documented to facilitate hand over of the plant to operations. Attendance and control of FATs & SAT's and close out of follow up of actions arising. Assessment of electrical construction completion and readiness to commission for packages. Support the Project QS and Site Manager in valuations of percentages of work complete and validation of variations. Put to work electrical sub-contractors and be point of liaison between them and the Site Manager. To be proactive in implementation of digital tools and make full use of Company preferred digital delivery tools. Direct liaison with TW Electrical Services Team. Ensuring Client Operations staff are trained on electrical equipment to effectively operate the electrical plant.Experience and Qualifications: Electrical HNC/HND or relevant vocational training (apprenticeship). Heavy Engineering background particularly process industries. Member of IET In date SSSTS/SMSTS/IOSH. BS 7671 (Current Edition) First Aid at Work Good working knowledge of water industry engineering practices (WIMES), SSOW's, specifications and regulatory requirements. Electrical AP or SAP experience within process related industry Working knowledge of DSEAR & ATEX Customer Focussed Stakeholder Management & Relationship development. QES Compliance Performance Measurement & Commercial awareness. Good written skills and levels of computer literacy. Able to work to strict deadlines. Able to adapt to new products and technologies. Good motivator & listener and approachable. Attention to detail
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  • Job Reference: 704627437-2
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Matchtech
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire
  • Salary: £35,000 to £55,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent