Electrical Design Engineer - Power Distribution

Job Title: Electrical Design Engineer - Power Distribution
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: HQ00020386
Contact Name: Luke Sanders
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Our client is a leading ICP. They are recruiting for an Electrical Design Engineer to join an established team to undertake design and planning associated with contestable connections for 11/33/132kV installations.

The Role

  • Design to engineering directives, engineering standards including G81, ENA, and Bs7671.
  • Comply with design assurance and audit processes and the requirements of the designer as determined by the CDM Regulations (as amended in April 2007).
  • Knowledge of Electricity Safety, Quality and Continuity Regulations 2002, as amended (ESQCR) and NRSWA.

Essential Skills and Qualifications

  • Degree
  • Power system analysis
  • Microsoft Office Word/Excel/Project
  • Working knowledge of HV distribution systems
  • Understanding of site environment and working practices
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Degree educated (Electrical Engineering Power Distribution)
  • Electrical power system and/or plant design
  • Electrical power system protection
  • Electrical protection design and analysis software
  • Power distribution control/SCADA
  • Interpretation of client's technical needs and requirements
  • Transformers
  • Switchboards and switchgear
  • Power cables
  • Technical leadership
  • Preparation of proposals
  • Project management
  • Distribution engineering experience in 11/33/132kV