Senior Electrical Engineer

  • Location

    Sutton Coldfield

  • Sector:

    Defence, Design Engineering, Design Consultancy

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £450-£500/day Umbrella

  • Contact:

    James Walker

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JO10291 - JW

  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Duration:


  • Expiry date:


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  • Consultant:


Senior Electrical Engineer - Sutton Coldfield - £500/dayUMBRELLA - Contract 2yrs

Key Words / Skills: Electrical Engineer, MOD, Degree, Chartered, HV, LV, Distribution, Voltage, JSP375


The Role/Duties:

Wilde Recruitment are working with the MOD at Sutton Coldfield in order to recruit a Senior Electrical Engineer on a contract basis until 31/3/2021.
The position involves;
The provision of Subject Matter Expert (SME) support to major projects, delivery teams, and other clients on the design, installation, commissioning, and maintenance of low voltage equipment/systems incl. those in hazardous areas (i.e. potentially explosive areas);
Incident/accident investigations and, where necessary, the preparation of Safety Alerts;
The review and update of technical standards, policy and guidance documents to support electrical equipment and systems;
Support to the MOD's Senior Authorising Authority (Electrical) in managing it's safe system of work (SSoW) for electrical systems including: assessment of prospective Authorising Engineers; assurance activities, and drafting of JSP 375 Pt2 Vol 3 Chapter 3 (MOD's electrical SSoW).
Support the delivery of Future Delivery Instructure Systems, including schedule analysis, tender appraisal, and contractor assessment.
The review of electrical systems, equipment, and installations (e.g. BS7671 and assoc. guidance, 
BS EN 60079, etc.)

The Candidate:
You will be an experienced Electrical Engineer.
ideally you will be Degree qualified or a Chartered Engineer.
You will need to have demonstrable knowledge and experience of low voltage systems provided in buildings (incl. distribution, generation, UPS, and renewable systems), and in potentially explosive atmospheres throughout the systems lifecycle.
Demonstrable knowledge of the hazards associated with electricity and the principles of protection of electrical equipment and systems in potentially explosive atmospheres, and in the management of electrical systems of work incl. 
MOD's safe system of work for electricity (JSP 375 Pt 2 V3).

To discuss these Senior Electrical Engineer vacancies confidentially please contact:  James Walker DD- 0161 474 6856  MOB 07788668931

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.

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