Senior Electrical Project Engineer – Millbank – Grangemouth


Job Title
Senior Electrical Project Engineer
Employment Type
To co-ordinate and oversee all disciplines in delivering projects (electrical, software, telemetry and minor E&I works), including but not limited to design activities, documentation, and submission of deliverables to support LV Electrical Design Engineers with reactive problem solving and in the development of their skills and capabilities.
To provide technical assistance and guidance to clients and on projects, both pre and post sales, and to the bid teams in the generation of estimates, proposals, and tenders.
To work alongside our Joint Venture Partner supporting the technical details for project allocation
To support our Key Account Manager with project opportunities and developing an understanding of the client’s needs. Supporting the management of budgets, targets, and sales strategies to meet our strategic objectives.
Undertake site surveys and produce site survey reports (electrical biased) and co-ordinate input of other disciplines into site surveys and reports.
Assist with production of Early Warning, Compensation Events & Technical Queries
Produce and co-ordinate the submission of RAMS for site works and deliveries and arrange site shutdowns and all site access arrangements.
Liaise with production department to arrange site installation, modifications and resolution of snagging and defects etc.
Job Description
Arrange on site commissioning and any site support activities.
Attend internal/external progress meetings and assist with production of weekly reports to clients and internally.
Attend internal resource meetings to ensure that all your projects are adequately resourced.
Support project material purchasing activities, ensuring that all key project materials are correct and purchased in line with project programmes and within budgeted allowances.
Principal accountabilities

Ensure assigned projects are completed on time and to budget, including updating project commercial files and monthly progress reports, capturing change, and highlighting any project risks.

Ensure electrical design drawings and calculations are produced from client’s requirements, associated technical and QA standards and in accordance ‘best’ engineering practice.

Ensure technical reviews of electrical designs, drawings and calculations are completed, in accordance with appropriate QA requirements.

Maintain a close relationship with the Technical Manager to ensure the highest level of system
requirements are met, based on the user’s needs and other constraints such as cost and programme.

On a regular basis, assist with the development of standards & tools to enhance productivity, improve quality, comply with legislation and/or keep abreast of developments in technology. Ensure the LV Electrical Engineering team is properly updated with developments / standards by leading the communication process.

Through regular review and audit, ensure output maintains compliance with the Technology QA system technical requirements.

Review and approve technical content of estimates, proposals, and tenders as necessary.

Notify LV Operations Director of any significant commercial, technical or contractual risks associated with current or pending projects.

Prepare for, attend, and participate in project and engineering meetings as determined by the project demands or regular engineering management needs.

Positively promote capabilities and relationships within other parts of the business to maximise on cross-divisional opportunities.
Special features

Must have an excellent understanding of control systems with high levels of technical ability proven through hands on experience.

Must possess a knowledge of the processes required for system engineering and project delivery from enquiry through to client handover and acceptance.

Must have good interpersonal skills and can effectively communicate at all levels.

Must be positive, approachable, willing, and helpful and work effectively in multiple teams.

Must possess a keen commercial awareness.

Must encourage collaborative working where appropriate with our Joint Venture Partner.

Must possess excellent organisational skills and the ability to multi-task, prioritise and work under considerable time pressures.

Must possess problem / conflict resolution skills, both internally and with clients.

Must have experience of site surveying and reporting on existing electrical equipment through a ‘hands-on’ approach i.e., investigating of in-service electrical equipment, identification of existing circuits, their components and associated wiring to facilitate modification/upgrade works to be completed.
Academic qualifications
HNC/HND Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Or equivalent through experience).
BEng Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Or equivalent through experience).
Member of The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) (Preferable).
Professionally registered as IEng or CEng (Engineering Council) (Preferable).
Hands-on experience of Power Switchgear and Controlgear Assemblies.
Skills and knowledge
Competent technical knowledge of industrial power systems.
Competent technical knowledge of industrial control and automation systems.
Knowledge of national standards such as BS EN 61439-2, BS EN 60947 Low-voltage Switchgear and Controlgear, BS 7671 IET Wiring Regulations.
Knowledge of ISO9001 QA systems.
Knowledge with Autodesk (AutoCAD) or Bentley (Microstation / Promis.e) and Microsoft Office 365 (i.e., Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Sharepoint) software.
Millbank Holdings Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and respects diversity. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons who are eligible to live and work in the UK.
Millbank is proud to be a member of the ‘Disability Confident Scheme’. Millbank operates as an Employment Agency and Business.

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