Distribution Project Engineer

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    Design Engineering, Design Consultancy

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    c£500/day Umbrella WFH

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    James Walker

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months+

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Distribution Project Engineer - Duration 6 months - Manchester - Rate c£500/day neg
Key words / skills: Project Engineer, Distribution, Electrical, Rail, BPSS.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd are looking to recruit a Distribution Project Engineer to work on a 6 month contract WFH / Manchester.
As a Distribution Project Engineer your duties/responsibilities will include:
Activities will include:
To provide electrical distribution engineering support to the TfGM Metrolink Capacity Improvement Programme, ensuring works are specified, designed and constructed to the desired quality and reliability to realise the benefits required from the works.
Either light or heavy rail electrification experience particularly traction substation knowledge.  
Preferable to have DC electrification experience along with Test and Commission experience.
Attend project progress meetings to support the Project Manager on technical issues.
Input into the tender evaluation process.
Review and respond to RFIs (request for information) & clarity from the Design and Build Invitation to Tender as required.
Attend design reviews to ensure that the designer has understood TfGM’s requirements.
Undertake design reviews and coordinate response from other discipline engineers in the Metrolink engineering team.
Ensure the Metrolink Engineering Assurance Procedure is followed.
Attend hazard identification workshops.
Provide the TfGM lead for testing and commissioning
Witness testing activities undertaken by the contractor.
Support the interface with the Metrolink operator for the smooth transfer of the new asset into operation and maintenance.
Undertake snagging visits, collate and manage the snag list.

You will be an experienced Project Eng
Rail exp essential.

To discuss this vacancy please contact: James Walker or Mike Kelly
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd operates as both an employment business and agency. If your application is for a position based in the UK or EU, under European Employment Law you MUST be eligible to live and work there.