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Senior Electrical Services Engineer

Senior Electrical Services Engineer

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Position – Senior Electrical Services Engineer
Type – Contract
Rate – Circa £60.00 per hour Umbrella Co 
Duration – 12 Months + possible extensions
Hours – Typically 38 hours per week 
Determination – Inside IR35
Security – UK BPSS / SC Security Clearance to be in place
Location – Remote / Devonport, Plymouth UK – (Onsite 2/3 days per week)
Start Date – ASAP !

Position – Senior Electrical Services Engineer

The purpose of the post is:

To assist the Discipline Lead in delivery of the electrical engineering work packages to the required scope, quality, schedule and cost.

Responsible for managing the technical deliverables of the electrical engineering packages in line with the planned deliverables agreed by the Discipline Lead.

The post operates as part of the Major Infrastructure Projects Business Unit. 

Principal Tasks and Responsibilities ;
Within SQEP profile, preparing and/or checking designs, analyses, reports, drawings, specifications and other documents in support of Nuclear and Non-Nuclear related plant, facility and equipment within the company’s licensed, authorised and operational sites, or in support of external contracts. 

Participate in the problem solving for development of technical solutions to deficiencies or in the development of new designs.

Support the review and sentencing of new designs, methodology of construction and temporary works submitted to the Technical Authority.    

To manage design work packages as appointed by Discipline Lead. Supporting planning of activities, with respect to task durations, level of effort and estimated costs, through to provision of design deliverables with regular schedule reviews and progress reporting, utilising Earned Value Management methodologies, and construction support.

Make effective use of Learn from Experience information to develop and disseminate theoretical knowledge in relation to practical engineering and to maintain a record of development to substantiate the skills achieved.

Support development, construction, installation, commissioning, operation and maintenance of Facilities to ensure that they comply with the design intent and DNSP’s for Nuclear related Works, together with all relevant Local and National Regulations and Legislation    

Support the on-site inspection of DRDL assets for their construction, maintenance and modification    

For the tasks and responsibilities identified in Section 4 to be carried out and discharged effectively, there are a number of limited responsibilities of other groups or persons that must also be discharged. 

Principal amongst these are:    
that the engineering packages interface with the other packages, and to resolve conflicts / clashes Other Engineers of all level and discipline (within FLEET22 team) – to ensure     
Operations & Integration Lead – communication of operational capabilities for systems to ensure that the overall operational concept meets the high level capability requirements of the Facility.

Safety Case Engineers – to communicate design specification enabling justification and fulfilment of any associated Safety Functional Requirements (SFRs)      

Project / Package Manager – to communicate on project deliverables to scope, schedule and cost. Raise any technical issues that may have an effect on overall project delivery.

User Acceptance Group (UAG) – demonstration that the designed systems will meet the functional User Requirements    

Design Authority (DA) – to advise on technical governance aspects of deliverables to ensure that quality is of required standard    

Engineering Services Technical Authority (ES TA) – to attain information on current systems, learning from experience, dockyard best practice etc.    

Plant Managers & Design and Safety Managers (as appropriate): to advise on the use of plant to accord with design intent.    

Other Designers and Engineers from within Facilities Engineering and other MIP projects for design coordination across disciplines.    

External suppliers, including Design House subcontractors: to ensure co-ordination and compliance with design intent as set by the Engineer responsible and for resolution of technical queries. 

Request the necessary support from the Discipline Lead and Design Manager within the constraints of budget and in accordance with the project strategy.  Liaise with the Discipline Lead to prioritise assigned projects/work packages.

Undertake the preparation and checking of design documentation agreed appropriate by the Discipline Lead

Develop & implement the Engineering Management Plan for packages within scope and ensure appropriate direction to ensure the delivery of technical requirements.    

Undertake the planning, estimating and resource management of assigned projects.    

Audit defined processes and activities within the Engineering Management Plan to ensure compliance and continuous improvement.    

Qualifications and Experience Requirements;

A degree or HND in an appropriate engineering discipline.

Chartered Engineer, registered with Engineering Council or working towards chartership.    

Design of electrical building services, to include fire detection and alarm systems, industrial lighting and emergency lighting, site broadcast (PA) and HVAC    

  • Design low voltage electrical distribution systems;
  • Design of control & instrumentation systems;
  • Design of communications and data systems;
  • Experience of substantiation of SIL and high integrity systems for justification of Nuclear Safety functions.
  • Sound understanding of engineering design and safety practice as relevant to post and project requirements.
  • Sound understanding of company and departmental procedures relating to Health and Safety, Design and quality    
  • Experience;

  • The post holder must be able to demonstrate relevant knowledge and skills required in the technical management of complex design development throughout the design lifecycle
  • Provide expert advice to the sub-contracted design houses to enable them to develop the design
  • Sound understanding of engineering design and safety practice as relevant to discipline, post and project requirements
  • Sound project specification, planning, project management and budgeting experience
  • Sound understanding of Company and departmental procedures relating to Design, Health & Safety and Quality requirements, and ability to manage projects in accordance with these procedures.
  • Working knowledge of relevant engineering office computer applications
  • Experience of the design support to construction, operation, refit/repair of conventional and nuclear submarines and/or facilities