Electrical Construction Engineer - 6 months

BBBH41540
Negotiable
Basingstoke, Hampshire


Our client a EPC company is looking for an electrical construction engineer to join their team on a contract basis in their office in Basingstoke. The role is offered with a hourly rate through PAYE inside IR35 & are looking for someone to start ASAP.

Job overview -


This is an exciting time in the UK and the international energy business with the opportunity to develop skills and capabilities in the new technologies on dynamic projects as they support the international community moving towards a 'net zero' future. If you want to be part of driving this change join them.
They operates a smartworking policy allowing personnel to work for up to 12 working days/month from home or a similar secure location and this 12 days can be available even where personnel are on leave for a portion of the month. As such they expect a minimum of 60% home working to be available for individuals who wish to take advantage of this.

Requirements -

  • Experience in FEED and Detail Engineering projects for Oil & Gas (on-shore & off-shore).
  • Technically competent in all aspects of electrical engineering (MV and LV Power Distribution and control).
  • Experience in electrical equipment sizing calculation, reports and specifications
  • Design of power distribution systems for electrical networks
  • Electrical equipment specifications/datasheets for MCCs, MV and LV switchboards, asynchronous and synchronous generators, soft start units, VSDs, UPS systems, transformers, NER
  • Schematics for switchboards, MCCs, generation systems and auxiliary equipment; substation, switch room and plant layout design
  • Electrical distribution surveys for on-shore HV and LV networks
  • Preparation of requisitions for electrical equipment
  • Fully conversant with IEC standards and "Oil & Gas" standard practices and specification/standards (e.g. IOGP).



Qualifications & experience -

  • Degree / Masters of Electrical Engineering.
  • Member of a relevant Institution, Preferred Chartered Eng.

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