Commissioning Engineer

Powersystems UK Ltd is a high voltage engineering company specialising in electrical power infrastructure, grid connections and renewable generation. Due to Continuing success within these sectors and expansion leads to this vacancy. The commissioning of these substations is the final and critical stage of the build. To strengthen our team we are seeking an experienced Electrical Commissioning Engineer.

►  Duties and responsibilities of the role include

  • Plan and carry out work in a safe manner, adhering to health and safety procedures at all times.
  • Liaising with in house project engineers to produce and develop commissioning plans.
  • Carry out onsite, pre and post energisation commissioning of substation equipment and protection schemes to ensure
  • Powersystems projects meet with the highest standards.
  • Liaison with clients, consultants and their representatives.
  • Produce commissioning reports and test documentation
  • Manage interfaces between Powersystems and client / DNO commissioning engineers.
  • Liaise with manufacturers on commissioning issues and attend FAT tests.
  • Provide technical support to project engineers during design and drawing approval process.
  • Project a professional image to clients and colleagues
  • Contribute to the future success of Powersystems UK Ltd and its clients.

►   Key qualifications and experience

  • Candidates should have gained relevant experience of commissioning activities within the electrical contracting or utility industries. We would expect you to be self-motivated with proactive approach to work and be able to rise to a challenge
  • Educated to a minimum HND level qualification in electrical engineering or equivalent
  • Sound technical electrical engineering knowledge within the power sector
  • Previously authorised on electrical safety rules for high voltage systems
  • Flexible and organised to manage workload to meet deadlines
  • Analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work proactively on own or as part of a team
  • Track record of commissioning.
  • Excellent communication & IT skills.
  • Full UK driving licence

►   Salary & Benefits

  • Highly competitive salary depending on experience and qualifications
  • Pension contribution
  • Private health insurance
  • Car allowance scheme

The role will require work away from home, at sites throughout the UK.

Powersystems is an independently owned business and as such has a keen interest in the wellbeing of all its employees, encourage and empower you to be imaginative, share your great ideas and be involved in the success of our business.

We offer a positive working environment, relaxed in terms of some of our approaches, yet highly professional with excellent support mechanisms in place to develop your knowledge and career. If you believe that you have what it takes to power our future together then we wish to hear from you.