Electrical Engineer

Electrical Engineer

Job Title: Electrical Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire
Salary: £40000 - £55000.00 per annum + Vehicle + 10% bonus
Reference: BBBH9973
Contact Name: Becki Wensley
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 28, 2016 09:08

Job Description

Senior Electrical Engineer - Renewable Energy
Salary - up to £55,000 DOE
Location - Oxford/Field Based

Our client, a reputable organisation who focus on creating a sustainable future internationally by providing low greenhouse gas emissions are looking to recruit an experienced Electrical Engineer to oversee and maintain various sites throughout the UK.

General responsibilities as an Electrical Engineer:

  • Support and implement the company's values
  • Review systems performance to ensure efficiency and are maintained
  • Review and update of DMS (Data Management Systems) Inc. Root Cause Analysis
  • Implement maintenance strategies
  • Leading site trips, applying electrical safety to re-energise sites
  • Manage external stake holders (sub-contractors)
  • Train and develop colleagues when required
  • Being UK SAP for 11k and below systems
  • Assisting in the resolution of engine outages as and when required
  • Lead implementation and development of projects with budgets in mind
  • Manage a small team of Electricians and Technicians along with providing technical support when needed

The ideal applicant will have:

  • 5 + years' experience implementing & maintaining, HV/LV electrical systems and 2 + years switching 11KV & 33kv systems
  • The ability to read and understand electrical drawings
  • A working knowledge of planned maintenance management systems
  • Proven experience managing safe systems of work
  • Leadership skills/experience
  • Computer literacy (MS Word, PowerPoint, MS Project, Excel etc.)
  • A recognised qualification in a relevant engineering subject

This is a field based role covering various sites across the UK (south of Coventry) therefore you will need a full and clean UK driving licence. The salary offered is up to £55,000 depending on experience and qualifications, the position has a discretionary 10% annual bonus and comes with a company vehicle.
If you or anyone you know are interested in applying for this position, please send in an up to date CV to or call Becki Wensley for more information - 023 92 222 963.

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.