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OHLE Design Engineer

Hays Building
Motherwell, North Lanarkshire / London / Birmingham, West Midlands
£50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + additional benefits
Closing date
26 Jan 2023

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Job position
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Function
Contractor - Specialist

Job Details

Your new company

Having seen grown rapidly in the Transmission & Distribution sector over the last five years and have been successful in winning a number of major projects within the UK. As the demand to deliver exceptional engineering design from our clients continues to grow, an opportunity has arisen for a Principal or Senior OHL
Design Engineer.

Your new role

The Principal OHL Design Engineer role will be responsible for leading the OHL design team.

What you'll need to succeed
The candidate must have experience in

  • Technical experience in the production of all designs, calculations, reports & drawings associated with the new build or refurbishment of overhead line projects from 11kV - 400kV.
  • Experience in design of OHL with PLS-CADD and PLS-Tower.
  • Experience in either CAD packages such, AutoCAD, BoCAD, etc.
  • Have a good understanding of British and European Standards and technical specifications from utility providers such as National Grid, SSE, Scottish Power, UKPN, WPD, etc

Qualifications and training

  • BEng/Bsc in Civil/Structural Engineering (preferably a Master's degree or working towards) with minimum 10 years' experience in OHL design.
  • Preferably Chartered Civil/Structural Engineer
  • Ideally be TP137 Approved for OHL design.

What you'll get in return
A salary up to £60/5k and generous employee benefit programme.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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