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Control Engineer

  • Location: Northern Ireland
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 13 days ago

  • Sector: Renewables
  • Contact: Tim Millbank
  • Contact Email: tmillbank@nrl.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 01942 323277
  • Start Date: 2022-05-04
  • Expiry Date: 03 June 2022
  • Job Ref: 1040939
NRL are looking for 3x Control Engineers for work based in Northern Ireland, Newtownards.

Duties:
  • Be responsible for controlling and coordinating safety activities across the Company’s portfolio of sites, up to and including 400kV voltage level. This will include preparation and approval of switching schedules, and the instruction and confirmation of safety precautions to achieve safety from the system.
  • Support the Operations Managers and Control Room Manager in the day-to-day operations of the business, aiding in the management of company resources and logistics to ensure that the operational demands of the business are met.
  • Be responsible for ensuring that the processes, systems, and Equipment required to service the control room are fit for purpose. Where update or changes are need the Control Engineer will manage these and present business cases as required.
  • The Control Engineer will have a Management Responsibility for the 24/7 Surveillance Team. 
  • Support the out-of-hours standby Rota as required and participate on a shift Rota which will include the requirement to work on certain weekends.
Desirable Qualifications, Experience and Profile:
  • Experience operating as a Senior Authorised Person or experience operating as a Control Person.
  • Experience in the implementation of High Voltage safety precautions.
  • Experience in Fault response, location, and repair management.
  • Third level qualification in Electrical Engineering related discipline.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Highly adaptable person, aiding in supporting rapid growth and demands of the business
About NRL:

NRL connects global engineering companies with the right people to help their businesses grow and thrive, connecting organisations and candidates that share the same values and drive to succeed. As we progress your application our team of talented recruiters will be on hand to help you explore the role and answer any questions you have.

We welcome applications from every walk of life, and are committed to driving diversity and inclusion within the industries we support. That’s why our Member Committed to Diversity status with the Association of Professional Staffing Companies is so important to us.