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Senior Electrical Engineer

  • Location: Winnersh, RG41 5TU
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 9 days ago

  • Sector: Nuclear
  • Contact: Tim Millbank
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01942 323277
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 10 July 2021
  • Job Ref: 1036341
Working with a large engineering consultancy, NRL are looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer to support on a couple of large projects out of their Winnersh office. This is a contract position that is inside IR35.

The Role:
Performs the assessment and design and monitors ongoing process of a project, including the coordination of the project with project delivery team.
  • Leading/working with a team of EC&I engineers/designers in developing engineering deliverables throughout various stages of the project.
  • Information gathering, undertaking desktop studies.
  • Preparing RAMS, carrying out visual and intrusive inspections analysing data and reporting.
  • Prepare drawings, functional and technical specifications, and contract documents.
  • Performs calculations and evaluations in the design of equipment and systems for industrial applications.
  • Interfaces and co-ordinates with Safety Case and System Engineering teams.
  • Participates in planning, cost development and management, and scheduling for assigned projects.
  • Maintains effective communication with project team members and with the project delivery team and customer.
  • Performs other duties assigned by the Discipline Head.
  • Works with minimal supervision and delivers to deadlines.
  • Responsible for authoring/reviewing/checking on technical deliverables.

You will need:
  • Possess in depth knowledge of the electrical engineering discipline.
  • Experience in HV generation/distribution systems (50&60Hz) and associated control and protection systems.
  • Experience in HV/LV cable sizing and design and using cable sizing software (ETAP/AMTECH).
  • Experience in LV systems and electrical building services.
  • Experience of working on Nuclear Safety Implicated systems.
  • Experience of working with and implementing Safety Case requirements.
  • Commercial awareness.
  • Experience in a contracting environment, relevant site experience.
  • Possess suitable security clearance or capable of obtaining relevant NSV clearance.
  • Must be a sole UK national due to the security clearance nature of the work.
  • Willing to travel if/when required.

What's in it for you?:
  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Long term contract