Secondary Systems Engineer

  • Competitive Salary, Remote Working Options, Strong Pension Scheme
  • Stone
  • Permanent
  • Power Generation, T&D
NESFircroft are working on behalf of a world renowned power generation client sourcing a secondary systems engineer to join the industry leading engineering team. This opportunity will be ideal for anyone with a passion and desire to deliver within applications engineering.
We are looking for someone with an eye for detail and is able to prepare documentation and diagrams. In this role, you will be responsible for leading and delivering design for protection, control system and associated auxiliary system at Transmission & Distribution levels. You will be respected internally for your technical skills and your ability to deliver what our clients require, on time and on budget. You will be able to confidently deliver packages of work and lead small teams of engineers in the field of Secondary Engineering.

Main Responsibilities
  • To design check & approve Protection & Control schemes in accordance with established standards such as ISO 9001, TPs, NGTs, ESIs, BS, IEC Standards, etc.
  • Provide technical support, Work Breakdown Structures for tendering.
  • Work in line with project programmes and create regular updates.
  • On a BIM project assume the role of ‘Task Information Manager/Task Team Interface Manager or Task Team Manager’ (as required), for all detailed roles and responsibilities see the BIM Manual.
  • Able to directly liaise with clients in a confident manner and lead meetings with clients
  • An ability to deliver technically excellent engineering designs and consultancy services
  • Independently carry out design and review on Projects
Enable effective project delivery by assisting with preparation of:
  • Design Intent Documents,
  • Tech Specs for Plant and P&C equipment,
  • Schematic Diagrams,
  • LVAC & battery sizing, cable sizing & settings,
  • Approving WDs, cable schedules, core sheets, etc.
  • Design of AC & DC distribution systems
  • Specifying CTs & VTs in terms of electrical characteristics and physical size

Essential Criteria
  • Minimum qualification of HNC/HND in the related engineering field
  • Proven knowledge of Transmission or Distribution practices (400kV to 11 kV)
  • Proven experience within a leading DNO market
  • Good teamwork, Analytical and communication skills
  • Ability in working to tight deadlines and working in high pressurized environments
  • Working knowledge of Windows and MS Office, Autocad.
  • Electricity supply industry experience
  • Understanding / Knowledge of Distribution Network Operator / National Grid etc. standards and drawing practices.

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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