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BESS Electrical Design Engineer

Swindon, Wiltshire

£50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, bonus, healthcare


Sector: Renewable Energy

Posted: 02/10/2023

Ref: BBBH22697_1696262664

BESS Electrical Design Engineer
Remote working from home
£50k / £60k basic + Benefits
Astute is working with one of the worlds market leading O&M service providers. Specialising in the
development, engineering, financing, construction, operations & maintenance of large scale solar
photovoltaic projects. With close to 1.8GWp installed Globally and a 5-year track record for
outstanding services, they are looking for a BESS Electrical Engineer to be participate in the design of energy storage projects, from sales phase to construction and commissioning, assessing electrical calculations and electrical installation design overall
Roles & Responsibilities
As BESS Elecrical Engineer you will be responsible for:
  • General electrical design activities for the DC and AC installation of energy storage projects.
  • Produce substation layouts, SLD preparation, wiring schematics, cable sizing calculations, earthing layouts, protection scheme development, cable containment solutions, etc.
  • Ensure engineering designs are completed to planned timescales.
  • Reading design specifications and technical drawings to inform design.
  • Evaluating technical specifications in the tender documentation packages and reviewing risks and implications of the requirements.
Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:
  • HNC/HND or equivalent minimum; BSc, BEng or equivalent desired
  • Experience within energy storage either in consultancy, DNO, ICP, renewable energy developer, or alternatively another engineering environment mandatory.
  • Knowledge and understanding of international and UK electrical standards
  • Good knowledge of electrical design software (eplan or similar)
Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:
  • £50k / £60k basic
  • Bonus
  • Pension/Life Insurance/Healthcare
How to apply?
To apply for this opportunity simply send a copy of your up-to-date CV and covering letter to or call 023 93 911 007 to speak to Simon Cheung who can tell you more.

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. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. 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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