Electrical Engineer - Renewable Energy

Electrical Engineer - Renewable Energy

Job Title: Electrical Engineer - Renewable Energy
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Guildford, Surrey
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Company Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 12182KY_1531755744
Contact Name: Kyle Shinn
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 16, 2018 16:42

Job Description

Electrical Engineer - Renewable Energy

Up to £55,000 pro rata

Initial 6-month contract

Guildford - Travel required

Our client, a leading and fast-growing company working within the renewable energy sector, currently require an Electrical Engineer to join their team. This will be an initial 6-month contract position supporting the project management team on plant upgrades & new build projects, although this may be extended or go permanent as there is plenty of work in the pipeline!

As an Electrical Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Liaising with external technology suppliers, system integrators and equipment manufacturers.
  • Preparing & verifying engineering drawings and diagrams, such as power single line, cable block, instrumentation loop and control system architecture diagrams.
  • Reviewing & verifying subcontractor electrical designs.
  • Inspecting installations and observing operations to ensure compliance with all required specifications and standards.
  • Preparing & supervising test and commissioning plans.
  • Other duties as required.

In order to be considered for this position, you will need to hold a relevant electrical engineering qualification (degree / apprenticeship etc.) with experience working on electrical design & installation projects. You'll also need to possess a background working on process plant such as in the power, renewable energy, chemical or food sectors.

For this Electrical Engineer contract role, you will be reporting in to the offices in Guildford, although travel to sites across Lincolnshire, Norfolk and Yorkshire will be required. As a result, you will need to hold a valid driving licence.

This is an exciting opportunity to work with a leading renewable energy company and they're offering a competitive salary of up to £55,000 pro rata. If you would like to apply for the position, then please send a copy of your up to date CV to or call Kyle Shinn on 02392 288 284 for more information.

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