UK Project Leader

Recruiter
Coburg Banks
Location
Folkestone
Salary
Competitive
Posted
08 Aug 2017
Expires
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
I have an exciting opportunity on behalf of my client who operates a very successful international high speed passenger and commercial freight vehicle service. Due to an internal restructure they now have a requirement for a Senior Power Supply Engineer who will be working as a specialist on a number of High Voltage Engineering Projects.
As an experienced Senior Power Supply Project Engineer you will be working on a high voltage network of up to 1000 kV and ensuring safety , validity and capability of all programs that convert and distribute electrical energy.

About the role

As the Senior Power Supply Project Engineer you will be managing a variety of projects and installations plus provide technical improvements on the supplies, distribution networks and protection devices for the network.
Construction of FACTS Flexible Alternative Current Transmission system equipment (Power Electronics)
You will be carrying out stability studies of the HV network (from 21 kV to 225 kV)
As the lead Senior Power Supply Engineer on many projects you will technically project manage a team engineers in both France and England.
You will also conduct feasibility and operational studies to improve the efficiency of the network and the operation.
Health and Safety awareness and compliance is essential at all times

The Person

As a Senior Power Supply Project Engineer it is imperative that you have substantial work experience on High voltage Networks up to 225 kV.
Ideally you will have some experience working with a high voltage substation or similar
You will possess a Degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering
Have a minimum Health and Safety Qualification of Nebosh
5 years working experience in a similar specialist or senior electrical/electronic position
You will have previous experience in a Leadership Position and be able to demonstrate Technical Leadership or Project Management experience
You will have working experience with protection relay devices
You will be used to working within a multicultural environment
Ideally you will possess French Language and Communication skills both verbal and written to an intermediate level
You must hold a full Driving Licence

The Company and Benefits
As the Senior Power Supply Project Engineer you will be rewarded with the benefits of working for a very successful innovate company, including:

Attractive Salary and Annual Discretionary Bonus Scheme GBP60 GBP65,000
Productivity Payment (after Probation scheme)
25 Days Annual Leave , 2 additional days with Service plus all paid public holidays
Sick pay on a sliding scale
Permeant Heath Insurance
Defined Contribution Pension scheme (minimum employee contribution 4% no maximum. Employer contributes the same +1%, up to a maximum of 8%, e.g employee 4% employer 5% or employee 7% employer 8%)
Life Assurance (4 x annual salary) (increased to 7 x annual salary if member of the company DC pension scheme)
Share Incentive Plan
Private healthcare for employee (taxable benefit) (currently provided by BUPA)
Westfield Cash plan (can be extended for greater benefits or full family)
Accident Insurance (4 x annual salary), Legal Assurance
EAP (Employee Assistance Programme) service (through Westfield policy)
Cheap travel between England and France
To apply for this exciting opportunity please send your CV to the link below
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