OHL Design Engineer

OHL Design Engineer
London - Location flexible
Competitive salary + benefits

Astute Technical Recruitment are looking for an experienced OHL Design Engineer to join our client who provide design solutions to UK DNOs an TSOs. As OHL Design Engineer you will support the operational teams during both tender and implementation stages of projects with a wide range of transmission overhead line design activities.

Please note that applications from all levels of experience will be considered for this position.

Roles & Responsibilities:
As OHL Design Engineer your duties will consist of (but not be limited to): -

  • Management of all design elements within tender and construction phases of construction contracts
  • Assist the Design Manager and mentor junior members of the team
  • Business development with DNOs and TSOs, including prospecting, tendering and delivering design services
  • Promote Safety, Health and Environmental awareness of all design staff
  • Ensure the quality of ALL design submissions
  • The review of method statements/risk assessments ensuring compliance with Design Documents

Skills & Qualifications:
We are looking for an experienced OHL Design Engineer with the following: -

  • Ability to take responsibility for all design elements of new build and refurbishment of overhead transmission lines in the UK
  • Ability to develop and improve the overhead line design capability to provide services to the DNO and TSO markets
  • Preferable BSc/BEng in Structural or Civil Engineering
  • Minimum 3 Years OHL design and construction industry experience
  • Must have suitable site experience / understanding, which should include foundation setting out and construction, structure assembly and erection, conductor erection and temporary works
  • Must be familiar with PLS CADD and other industry recognised design software

Salary & Package:
What's on offer for this OHL Design Engineer role: -

  • Competitive salary depending on experience
  • Flexible work location
  • Bonus scheme, healthcare plan, share scheme, 25 days holiday +BH's

If you are interested in applying for this position, please contact Ben Guppy on 02393 910038 or send a CV and Cover letter to bguppy@astutetechnical.co.uk

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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