Electrical Engineer (HV experience)

Electrical Engineer (HV experience)

Job Title: Electrical Engineer (HV experience)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Coventry, West Midlands
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000 per annum + car, bonus
Start Date: asap
Reference: 11823MG_1532532682
Contact Name: Matthew George
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 25, 2018 16:31

Job Description

Electrical Engineer (HV experience)


Up to £30,000 plus car & bonus

Our client, a power sector / energy organisation who maintain & operate power plants around the UK, are currently seeking to recruit a degree qualified Electrical Engineer who has an HV engineering background to assist with the operations, running, inspecting & maintaining operational plant.

Reporting to the Head of Engineering & working alongside Operations & Maintenance Engineers you will conduct routine visits to sites in support of site teams, attend breakdowns, & undertake minor mechanical & electrical works, with basic fault finding. You will also immediately train to be a Competent Person under safety rules.

You should have a degree or foundation degree in electrical engineering & have an understanding of High Voltage (HV) electrical generation &/or distribution systems, including control systems. You should be a good team player with strong interpersonal skills.

This role will normally be based in Coventry but will involve UK travel to existing & new build sites, hence it will be necessary to hold a driving licence.

Salary £25,000 to £30,000 plus non-contributory pension, life cover & company car & up to 10% bonus.

This is an interesting opportunity to gain experience in the fast expanding energy storage / power sector. If you are interested in this role, please contact Matt George on 02392 288206 or email

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