Electrical Project Engineer

Distribution Project Engineer/Electrical Engineer - Manchester - 6months - £NEG/day
Keywords / Skills: Electrical Engineer, Distribution, Rail, Metrolink, DC Electrification

Wilde Recruitment Ltd is seeking a Distribution Project Engineer / Electrical Engineer to work in Manchester 2.5 days/week. This role does fall inside scope of IR35, so an umbrella company will have to be used.
As a Distribution Project Engineer/Electrical Engineer your duties/responsibilities will include:
We require a DP Engineer 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.

Activities will include;
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 understand 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.
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 and collate the snag list.

Location Manchester
Duration 6 months for 2.5 days a week
Inside IR35 

You will be an experienced Electrical Engineer.
Qualified to HNC / HND / Degree level.
You will have Metro / Rail experience.