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Lead Commissioning Engineer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH127765
  • Location: Republic of Ireland, Ireland
  • Sector: Transmission and Distribution, Power
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 12/06/2018
Lead Commissioning Engineer

The Company -

My client is seeking a commissioning engineer with experience medium voltage switchgear, transformer and generator experience. The ideal candidate will be seeking their next position to take on a leadership role within the electrical engineering sector.

The company is now one of the leading companies in the industry, specializing in High, Medium and Low Voltage Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution Systems throughout Ireland and UK. Providing turnkey solutions to customers from Design, Installation, Commissioning and Maintenance of transmissions and distribution networks.

Duties and Responsibilities -

*Delivery and documentation sign off.
*Commission medium voltage switchgear and substations, e.g. protection relays, control and protection circuit, verify and test instrument and current transformers etc.
*Liaise with the project team to schedule timely execution of projects.
*Liaise with customers and contractors to ensure project timelines are achieved and customer expectations are met.
*Reporting of commissioning non-conformances and providing solutions through an Engineering review process.
*Support engineering requirements through managing and liaising with the operation team and clients
*Carry out pre-commissioning and test procedures when applicable and supervise field installation.
*Review of drawings and issue of red line drawings
*Communicate regularly with project team and report all variations for prior approval.
*Carry out work to preapproved method statements and procedures.
*Evaluate and promote the use of new engineering practices and processes to enhance delivery time of the project.
*Ensure all documentation and certification is completed in a timely fashion and checked prior to final handover.
*Adherence to company EHS, quality policies and procedures.

Essential Qualification and Experience-

*Strong problem solving skills in a pressurized situation.
*3-5 years' Commissioning experience.
*A working knowledge and good awareness of IEC standards, engineering practices and other international standards.
*A working knowledge of I/O + Logic control
*Result Oriented and first class organizational skills.
*Strong analytical, problem solving, constructive questioning and decision-making ability.
*Proficient in the use of test software packages.
*A hands-on experience of testing multifunction relays using 3 phase + single phase test sets
*A hands-on experience of both primary and secondary injection test sets.
*A hands-on collaborative approach in order to build good working relationship with co-workers and clients.

Personal Attributes -

*Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
*Positive "can-do" attitude
*Agile and motivated individual
*Team Player
*Ability to build rapport and good working relationships with all stakeholders
*Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
*Ability to teach other team members.

For more information on this opportunity please contact Tom Eckersall at Spencer Ogden,
tom.eckersall@spencer-ogden,com
0207 268 9290

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