Senior Electrical Engineer

Recruiter
Air Technical Solutions Ltd
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£50 000 - £60 000
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
15 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Client Our client is focused on providing professional engineering and project management services to process industries including pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, fine chemicals, fibers, food & beverage, oil and gas, waste and energy. They are now seeking an experienced Electrical Engineer to join their team in Birmingham working on a range of projects across the following industries Pharma/Biotech, FMCG and Process. The Role A typical working week would include tasks such as: - Providing electrical engineering expertise for industrial projects with particular emphasis on the pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, fine chemicals, food and process related industries. - Establishing client requirements and delivering engineering design solutions. - Applying technical judgment and resourcefulness to investigations, feasibility studies, concept and scheme designs, detailed design and construction support phase of projects. In addition, the core functions of the role include undertaking electrical design work for projects including the design and specification of the following: - Packaged Electrical sub-station (11kV / 400V) - 11kV switchgear and cabling - 11kV/LV transformers - oil and dry cast resin type - LV switchgear and distribution systems - Power factor correction equipment - 11kV / LV distribution single line diagrams - Earthing systems including clean earths for instruments - Electrical drive schedules including motor control and indication requirements - Motor Control Centres - Intelligent and conventional - Variable Speed Drives - MCC Interfaces to PLC / DCS control systems - UPS systems - LV Power distribution for plants - Diesel power standby Generators - Small power and socket outlet distribution - Lighting and Emergency Lighting Systems - Clean Room Lighting and small power distribution - Fire Detection and Alarm Systems - Access controls and door interlock systems - CCTV and intruder alarm systems - Lightning Protection - Electrical Trace Heating systems - Telephones & Data communication systems - Electrical Lifts and Elevators - Electrics for the specialist packages equipment - Motors for use in Hazardous Areas - Other electrical equipment for use in Hazardous Areas - 11kV / LV Cable sizing using AMTECH power software - 11kV / LV Fault level calculations, protection, grading and discrimination - Electrical switching of 11kV / LV breakers and equipment - Electrical equipment and electrical Installation contracts Experience Required We would be interested hearing from candidates with the following attributes: - Commercial experience in electrical engineering design on capital projects. - Good knowledge and experience of electrical engineering design in fine chemicals, pharmaceutical, oil & gas, and/or food industries. - Experience of 11kV/LV fault level calculations and protection studies - Lighting design experience - Good knowledge of motor controls including variable speed drives - Experience of electrical design in ATEX hazardous areas - Experience of having worked within a contracting organisation. - Good interpersonal skills and able to work as part of a multi-discipline team. Versatile, reliable and resourceful. - Personal qualities that include the ability to gain trust and confidence with a variety of clients as well as within the company. - Customer focus, commitment to quality management and problem solving. - Ability to operate as a lead engineer on a variety of projects. Qualifications Required - Degree qualified in electrical engineering - Chartered Engineer (MIET) desirable (or working towards) The Client Our client is focused on providing professional engineering and project management services to process industries including pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, fine chemicals, fibers, food & beverage, oil and gas, waste and energy. They are now seeking an experienced Electrical Engineer to join their team in Birmingham working on a range of projects across the following industries Pharma/Biotech, FMCG and Process. The Role A typical working week would include tasks such as: - Providing electrical engineering expertise for industrial projects with particular emphasis on the pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, fine chemicals, food and process related industries. - Establishing client requirements and delivering engineering design solutions. - Applying technical judgment and resourcefulness to investigations, feasibility studies, concept and scheme designs, detailed design and construction support phase of projects. In addition, the core functions of the role include undertaking electrical design work for projects including the design and specification of the following: - Packaged Electrical sub-station (11kV / 400V) - 11kV switchgear and cabling - 11kV/LV transformers - oil and dry cast resin type - LV switchgear and distribution systems - Power factor correction equipment - 11kV / LV distribution single line diagrams - Earthing systems including clean earths for instruments - Electrical drive schedules including motor control and indication requirements - Motor Control Centres - Intelligent and conventional - Variable Speed Drives - MCC Interfaces to PLC / DCS control systems - UPS systems - LV Power distribution for plants - Diesel power standby Generators - Small power and socket outlet distribution - Lighting and Emergency Lighting Systems - Clean Room Lighting and small power distribution - Fire Detection and Alarm Systems - Access controls and door interlock systems - CCTV and intruder alarm systems - Lightning Protection - Electrical Trace Heating systems - Telephones & Data communication systems - Electrical Lifts and Elevators - Electrics for the specialist packages equipment - Motors for use in Hazardous Areas - Other electrical equipment for use in Hazardous Areas - 11kV / LV Cable sizing using AMTECH power software - 11kV / LV Fault level calculations, protection, grading and discrimination - Electrical switching of 11kV / LV breakers and equipment - Electrical equipment and electrical Installation contracts Experience Required We would be interested hearing from candidates with the following attributes: - Commercial experience in electrical engineering design on capital projects. - Good knowledge and experience of electrical engineering design in fine chemicals, pharmaceutical, oil & gas, and/or food industries. - Experience of 11kV/LV fault level calculations and protection studies - Lighting design experience - Good knowledge of motor controls including variable speed drives - Experience of electrical design in ATEX hazardous areas - Experience of having worked within a contracting organisation. - Good interpersonal skills and able to work as part of a multi-discipline team. Versatile, reliable and resourceful. - Personal qualities that include the ability to gain trust and confidence with a variety of clients as well as within the company. - Customer focus, commitment to quality management and problem solving. - Ability to operate as a lead engineer on a variety of projects. Qualifications Required - Degree qualified in electrical engineering - Chartered Engineer (MIET) desirable (or working towards)
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