Electrical Engineer - SAP / HV

Electrical Engineer - SAP / HV

Job Title: Electrical Engineer - SAP / HV
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Essex, Essex
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, etc.
Reference: 9973CM
Contact Name: Cherie Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 24, 2016 12:02

Job Description

Electrical Engineer - SAP / HV

Up to £55,000 plus benefits (bonus, pension, etc.)

Essex / UK based

We are currently seeking to recruit an experienced HV Authorised Electrical Engineer / Senior Authorised Person / Senior Electrical Engineer / Electrical Engineer, to be responsible for overseeing and managing a small team of technicians in the safe & efficient maintenance of a fleet of landfill power generation sets. Our client is a leading organisation within the renewable energy industry, with the opportunity for an Electrical Engineer to join their team.

As the Electrical Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Reviewing current systems performance to ensure optimum operation
  • Developing & updating maintenance strategies
  • Acting as the SAP for the UK (11kv and below)
  • Reporting on electrical systems, identifying improvements and opportunities for cost savings
  • Assisting in LV & HV electrical system strategies
  • Providing training where needed
  • Other duties as required

To be considered for this role, you must be a HV authorised person with at least 5 years' experience as an Electrical Engineer. You should have a working knowledge of planned maintenance management systems, managing safe systems of work, electrical maintenance experience (switching 11kv & 33kv systems), etc. Ideally you will have an appropriate engineering qualification (MEng or BEng).

This is a field based position covering several sites based in the UK (mostly in the Essex area), therefore a full & clean UK driving licence is essential.

The package on offer for this role includes an attractive basic salary up to £55,000 (depending on experience) plus company benefits including bonus & pension.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please email a copy of your latest CV to or call Cherie Moore on 02392 288 217.

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.