Electrical Engineer (initial 6-month contract)

Electrical Engineer (initial 6-month contract)

Job Title: Electrical Engineer (initial 6-month contract)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Reference: 12182MGP_1531737288
Contact Name: Matthew George
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 16, 2018 11:34

Job Description

Electrical Engineer (initial 6-month contract)

Peterborough or Guildford


Our client requires an Electrical Engineer to work closely with a busy project engineering team on a new build renewable energy project & upgrades to existing sites. Although this is initially a 6-month contract, there is a lot of work in the pipeline so may extend / go permanent.

They are one of the UK's leading proponents of renewable electrical power generation & gas to grid injection in their sector.

As the Electrical Engineer, you will be responsible for liaising with external technology providers, system integrators & equipment manufacturers. You will prepare drawings for power line diagrams, review electrical design, inspect installations to ensure compliance with design specification & safety standards, prepare test plans & author some documents.

The ideal candidate should hold a degree in electrical engineering or equivalent experience gained via the apprenticeship route, with experience on both design & installation. Experience with process plant essential from either the power, food, biochemical, pharmaceutical or related sectors. HV experience very advantageous.

Reporting to a Guildford office at least twice per week, a full driving licence is essential for this role as there will be travel to project sites in East Anglia & Yorkshire.

This is a great opportunity to join a growing company in the expanding renewable energy sector with a pro rata salary of c£55,000 for an initial 6-month contract.

If you are interested in this role please send your CV to Matt George at or call direct dial on 02392 288206

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