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P&C Design Engineer - HV 12 Month-contract

Start date         Anticipated start date September

Contract           Contract, INSIDE IR35

Location           Glasgow

 

We have multiple Senior and Lead Protection and Control Design Engineer positions in Glasgow opening in September. Our client carries out HV Transmission protection and control systems design engineering 132/400kV for the distribution network operator Scottish Power Energy Networks. ​

The contract is a rolling 12-month position which will see you begin the next Tier 2 major transmission schemes for the next 5 years. 

Senior P&C Design Engineer - Manchester

Remuneration  Circa £55,000 basic, company pension price match , travel expenses, food allowance, discretional bonuses periodically, plus pension and holidays

Contract           Permanent

Location           Can be based either at the clients Manchester or Crawley offices.  

We have a great opportunity for an experienced Site Supervisor to join a market-leading EHV principal contractor permanently. 

As the Project Site Supervisor, you will be working on the largest EHV major infrastructures in the UK connecting large scale offshore wind farms and HVDC double circuits 220/400kV cables to the onshore grid networks.  

This is a great opportunity for a Supervisor who would like to be working on large scale EHV projects, is not averse to working away and with merit is given the opportunity for career progression within the business. 

The client provides full travel expenses, accommodation and food allowance if you are working away, discretionary bonuses throughout the year when recognising site deliverables on difficult projects. 

Responsibilities

  • You will be responsible for supervising site-packages on the cable installation between landfall to the substation.

  • Supporting the Construction Manager and Site Managers with quality documentation.

  • Management and supervision of direct and subcontractors while ensuring the work is carried out to the approved safe systems of work. 

  • Identify and proactively Implement Risk Management across all work activities.

 

EHV Supervisor Expectations 

  • Be able to work nationally within the UK on high Voltage cable Installation projects.

  • Build and maintain effective client relationship management while providing staff leadership and support. 

  • Experienced in site-based activities and excellent subcontractor labour management

  • Extensive experience installing EHV Cable systems 220/400kV.

  • Knowledge of National Grid and DNO distribution safety rules

 

Qualifications 

  • Hold SSTS

  • BESC / Person/ NG competent person NSI 6, 8 & 8 Enhanced.

  • PC Literate on MS suite i.e. Word, Excel

  • First Aid

HV Commissioning Engineer - Ireland

Start date         ASAP

Remuneration  Circa €75,000 basic per annum

Contract           Permanent

Location           Republic of Ireland, based from home working across the IRE network 

Faraday Recruitment is working with an established HV utility consultancy and engineering contractor, based in Ireland who design and deliver schemes across OHL, substations and Telecoms networks.

Our client is expanding their major projects division for a permanent Commissioning Engineer to work on HV substation new build, asset replacement and protection schemes on the IRE and private networks HV up to 220kV.

Commissioning across the IRE substations network. Working from home at the end of each of the commissioning projects to complete the commissioning documentation. Occasional office attendance for Co meetings, training and development programmes.   

Commissioning Engineer Responsibilities

 

  • Commissioning on the primary, secondary and associated ancillary plant.

  • Carrying out commissioning on various protection relays while using Omicron.

  • Protection maintenance on protection systems

  • Record and collate commissioning testing records to be incorporated with the H&S files of each project.  

  • Work through all schematics, cubicle wiring and functional testing

  • Carry out and aid to develop method statements and risk assessments in all commissioning activities.

  • Commission instrument transformers, power transformers and HV GIS switchgear.

Skills & Experience

Proven experience in a responsible position and knowledge in one or more of the following areas at

  • HNC qualification in Electrical/Electronic Engineering or equivalent as an entry requirement though

  • Minimum 5 years’ working as an engineer on electrical power networks, or for companies providing services to electrical power networks

  • Competent and experienced commissioning HV substations on 33/220kV voltages.

  • Proven experience having worked on protection plant including but not limited to ABB, Toshiba and Siemens.

  • Knowledge of DCD, station digital control systems.

  • Understanding of typical protection philosophies as applied to Transmission Systems

Lead Design Engineer, Protection & Control

Start date      ASAP

Day Rate       Negotiable

Contract        6 Month Contract, On-going

Location        Central Belt of Scotland

 One of our clients are urgently seeking an experienced Lead Protection & Control Design Engineer to join them on 6 month rotation contract on the clients 132Kv transmission programmes.

The role will see you carry out detailed engineering specifications and designs on 132Kv transmission networks. 

 

Overview 

  • Define protection and control and ancillary apparatus requirements for input to System Construction Authorisation (SCA), Project Technical Specifications and BETTA documentation and advise on construction and outage programmes where required in relation to Control & Protection.

  • Responsible for basic and detailed engineering specifications and designs for Networks and Plant Protection Systems, Network Automation and Substation Control Systems, Telecommunication Networks and Metering.

  • Responsible for technical assessment of tender submissions, preparation/review of Control & Protection design drawings and specifications.

  • Ensure Networks and Plant Protection Systems, Network Automation and Substation Control Systems and Telecommunication Networks are in accordance with current legislation, policies and operational requirements.

  • Provide technical support to the Project team on matters concerning the design, construction and operation of control and protection systems and lead the technical resolution of site/ construction Control & Protection issues.

Skills & Experience

Proven experience in a responsible position and knowledge in one or more of the following areas at
voltages from 33kV to 400kV:

  • Protection

  • Substation and Network Control

  • Automation

  • Telecommunications

  • Metering

Health and Safety Advisor 

We have a new permanent Health and Safety Advisor position to join a national tier one civil contractor in their utilities department based of London.

With over 75 years history their portfolio contains some of the most prestigious civil and infrastructure builds in the country, and as such has led to them being one of the country’s top contractors. 

Due to recent tender wins an opportunity has arisen for an experienced Health and Safety Advisor to join their utilities team. Reporting directly to the Regional SHEQ Manager you will be responsible for all aspects of health and safety on various streetworks and utility projects.

You will be expected to liaise with project managers, the client and up to 100 site staff ultimately influencing the safety culture across all sites. You must be confident delivering toolbox talks and large training modules when required

To apply, you will need to be tertiary qualified (NEBOSH minimum) and / or hold relevant project experience. Those with experience with streetworks, groundworks and utilities are encouraged to apply. You will have worked with a civil main contractor or sub-contractor in a similar role.

 

The successful candidate will be offered a competitive annual salary with a full package and including a company car. Also included is further training and a clear career path to management.

Health and Safety Advisor - Utilities 

Start date      ASAP

Day Rate       £280 -£330

Contract        On-going

Location        North East London

 

 

Faraday are currently in partnership with a well-known civil contractor and a contract has arisen for a Health and Safety Advisor to join their HSE utilities team in North East London.

 

Reporting directly to the Regional SHEQ Manager you will be responsible for all aspects of health and safety on various streetworks and utility projects.

 

You will be expected to liaise with project managers, the client and site staff and ultimately influence the safety culture across all sites.

 

To apply for this role, you will need to b tertiary qualified (NEBOSH minimum) and / or hold relevant project experience. Those with experience with streetworks, groundworks and utilities are encouraged to apply. You will have worked with a major civil contractor in a similar role.

 

Our client is one of the UK’'s leading civil contractors. With over 75 years history their portfolio contains several major infrastructure projects across the nation.

Health and Safety Manager Ireland

 

A new permanent HSE Manager role has opened with one of our leading Irish M&E contractors in Ireland. The client delivers both mechanical and electrical commercial and industrial builds in particular data centre and pharmaceutical plants throughout Ireland. 

 

The HSE Manager will be responsible to ensure EHS leadership whilst delivering safe working culture and processes on both large- and small-scale M&E sites nationally. 

HSE Manager Duties

  • Coordinate all HSE activities and reports with the Business Unit Manager and the National HSE Manager.

  • Conduct performance reviews and ensure every HSE Advisor is competent with their HSE responsibilities

  • Carry out guidance and encouraging professional development.

  • Carry out audits including site inspections to meet EHS management systems criteria.

  • Investigate all incidents thoroughly to determine the causes and create preventative action plans.

  • Ensure all site documentations are compliant and regularly throughout every project. 

  • Report on business EHS risks, KPIs and trends accurately with data and recommend constructive actions towards continuous improvements.

HSE Manager Essential Experience and Qualifications

  • 10 Years’ Experience in the construction industry. Knowledge of civil works, mechanical & electrical preferable. 

  • Experience with pharmaceutical, manufacturing and working in existing client live environments. 

  • Experience with Construction Regulations / CDM & PSCS / PC role, and experience working with sub-contractors.

  • Experience with Design legislative requirements, Lifting and Temporary Works Codes of Practice. 

  • Experience with behaviour programs application and implementation.

  • Minimum Diploma to NVQ 8 in Occupational H&S. 

  • Safe Pass 

  • Full Driving License 

  • Training preferable- Manual Handling Instructor, Work at Height Instructor

  • Ability to work with client / local authorities, utility providers, Safety and Project teams. 

  • Up to date with Legislation, Guidance, Advice, and Compliance. 

  • IT Proficient – Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint and E-Mail 

  • IOSH Member 

Health and Safety Manager

 

Faraday Health and Safety is currently in partnership with a well-known London based demolition firm that has a new vacancy for a Health and Safety Manager to join their team in London.

Our client is one of the UK’s leading demolition firms and have been involved in several high-profile demolition projects. 

Due to recent tender wins, an opportunity has arisen for an experienced Health and Safety Manager to join their team in 2019.

Reporting directly to the Operational Manager, you will be responsible for all aspects of health and safety in this company and on site. You will be expected to liaise with project managers and ultimately influence the safety culture across the site. This includes writing risk assessments and method statements.

You will be expected to be well versed in the control of asbestos and also will be required to consult on other aspects of demolition including dust, vibration and noise control.

To apply for this role, you will need to be tertiary qualified and / or hold relevant project experience. Those with experience with demolition, groundworks and / or piling are encouraged to apply. You will have worked with a major civil contractor in a similar role.

 

This is an excellent opportunity for a health and safety specialist to take the next step in their career and join a leading demolition contractor. A healthy remuneration package will be awarded to the successful candidate with a clear career progression path will be given to the successful candidate.

SCADA Commissioning Engineer

Start Date  Immediate

Day Rate   Negotiable 

Type          Contract on-going (likely extension 12 months)

Location    Stafford

My client is a leading HV engineering contractor that has an opportunity for a SCADA Engineer to join them on a number of GIS projects working with DS Agile software.

 

You would be responsible for the configuration and commissioning of digital control systems, DS Agile linked to a GIS substation.

 

The role would be located at the Stafford factory then onto the assigned project site to carry out handover to the principal contractor. You will carry out Factory acceptance test and Site acceptance test of DCS system based on the Ds Agile.

Civil Site Manager

Start Date         Immediate

Remuneration   £45,000 basic Circa per + full package including vehicle.

Type                  Permanent

Location            North West

Faraday Recruitment is currently looking for a Civil Site Manager to join a National Civil Contractor in the North West.

With over 40 years' history its portfolio contains some of the most prestigious civil and infrastructure builds in the country, and as such, has led to them being one of the country’s top contractors. 

 

Reporting to the project manager you will be responsible for the timely delivery of several substation projects.

Essential Requirements of the role:

  • Prior substation experience is essential working on Scottish Power civil substation projects.

  • Hold SPEN WI-1 authorisation

  • Extensive civil engineering experience working in a critical HV substation environment

  • You will have worked for a major civil contractor and have civil site management experience on similar civil builds.

  • You will be expected to manage and liaise with all foremen, sub-contractors and engineers associated with the various civil projects, including: trenching, concrete, drainage, earthworks, access roads and pavements up to the value of £10M

  • It is also essential that you have a strong understanding of site management, workplace health and safety and possess the relevant IT skills.

 

This is a permanent position and an excellent remuneration package and clear career path will be offered to the successful candidate.

To find out more about this role or to discuss the current job market and other potential roles in confidence, please don’t hesitate to contact me on the following details.

HSE Compliance Officer

Salary       £30K Circa

Type         Permanent

Location   London and North West

We have multiple permanent HSE Compliance Officer permanent opportunities to join an engineering contractor located in both the London and North West regions.

Client

The client carries out design and construction builds of substations throughout the UK and due to project growth now have multiple openings for experienced HSE Officer/Administrator.

Responsibilities

·Support all HSE Advisor in the business

·Produce detailed monthly reporting and auditing 

·Client interface on HSE sites

·Development and implementation of H&S training programmes

·Completion of internal audits, both process and compliance, to published timescales.

Essential Skills and Experience 

·NEBOSH General Certificate or IOSH Managing Safely

·Experience within a manufacturing environment

·Internal auditor experience

·A self-starter who can use their own initiative

·Essential competency with Excel as an intermediate level i.e create pivot tables for reporting.

·Good interpersonal skills with the ability to work with a wide range of personalities

·Good English written and verbal communication skills

·Observant with a keen eye for detail

·Demonstrates a logical, methodical approach to work

Environmental Manager

Salary       £57K Circa

Type         Permanent

Location   London

 

A new permanent Environmental Manager position has opened to join a major civil contractor in the London area.

Our client is an international leading civil contractor. With over 50 years history their portfolio contains several major infrastructure projects across the UK, Australia and the Americas.

Due to recent tender wins an opportunity has arisen for an experienced Environmental Manager to join their team in 2019.

Based in the London area and reporting directly to the national Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality Manager; You will be responsible for all aspects of environmental and sustainability compliance across various civil, rail and power and projects.

You will be expected to liaise with senior project managers, health and safety managers, clients and public authorities on a range of issues whilst ensuring the company meets ISO 14001 accreditation.

To apply for this role you will need to be tertiary qualified and / or hold relevant project experience. You will have worked as an environmental manager with a major civil contractor major projects. Those with experience working for UKPN and have substation experience are encouraged to apply

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An excellent salary plus package and a clear career progression path will be given to the successful candidate.

Lead SPEN Commissioning Engineer

Day Rate  £650-700

Start Date Oct 18

Contract  6 Months

Location  Anglesey

A new Lead Commissioning Engineer contract has opened to work on a new 132 kV GIS Transformer in Anglesey. The role will see you carrying out full commissioning and protection. You will have opportunity to work on future SPEN major project substations at the engineering company.

SAP 33kV

Role Type Permanent 

Location  Swindon

Salary £60K Plus package

 Faraday has a permanent SAP role working for a fast growing engineer company that carries out commissioning and O&M on HV private networks, DNOs, solar and onshore wind farms. 

Ideally you will have had SAP experience of switching on solar and wind farms up to 33kV . The client work on the DNO SSE major projects. Consequently, if you have experience of working on a DNO it would be desirable but not essential for the position.

This is an exciting time to join a company that has its SAP team from 5 - 16 in the last 12 months and winning more contracts on the private networks. 

 

Advance TP141 Commissioning Engineer

Day Rate  £650 - 700

Start Date Immediate

Duration   12 months

Location   Kent

A client has an exciting and complex programme to carry out DRC commissioning across two substations as part of a larger HVDC project in Kent.

 

The contract will be on a rolling 12 months basis with further National Grid Substations infrastructures in and around the South East.

HV Commissioning Engineer, 33Kv

Day Rate  £500

Start Date Immediate

Location   Ayrshire

Duration   3 months

Faraday has a 3 month contract working on a 33Kv GIS upgrade working on the SPN distribution network, based in Ayrshire. You must hold SPEN authorisations to be applicable.