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Project Engineer - Lighting & Electrical - Up to £60k

The Company:

  • This fantastic company are specialist Sub-Contractors who are delivering electrical services to the rail industry, they are a very well respected company within the industry

  • Projects that this business work on can be changeable, consisting of differing size and scopes throughout the UK

  • Anyone joining the business will have a fantastic career opportunity, the company offer fantastic progression and look to promote from within

The Role:

  • You will be based from the office in the East London / Essex area, working on various projects in terms of scope and size, multi tasking and running various projects simultaneously

  • Running teams on site ranging from 10 people, up to 20 at busy times, these can range from employed staff to sub-contractors

  • Carrying out the build, maintenance and installation of various electrical tasks which will also include the preparation of sites prior to electrical works being carried out

  • You will be actively hands on with various Electrical, Power Distribution, Lighting, HVAC Points Heating and Communications tasks on site and will carry out troubleshooting and snagging tasks on site to ensure timely handover

  • It is essential that SLA's are kept and H&S is adhered to at all times, your management on site will ensure this and guarantee the smooth running of the project

  • In the role you may be travelling to sites throughout the Midlands, this may involve some nights away from home but not for extended periods

The Ideal Person:

  • It is essential that you have previous experience in Project Management or Project Engineering within Rail or Engineering is essential, but Rail is certainly preferable

  • A PTS (Personal Track Safety) Card is essential for anyone applying to this position, preferably one that is current and valid

  • Experience of LV (Low Voltage) Electrical, Communications or HVAC in the Rail Stations is highly desirable and will greatly assist you application

  • Man management experience is essential, ideally managing a team of 10 or more people, being able to effectively time and resource manage people on site to ensure deliver of projects on time

  • Someone with Rail LV or HV (High Voltage), Points Heating, Signalling Power, or LV Distribution is highly sort after for this position

  • You will need to be a strong minded and driven person that is able to work hard, get stuck in and ensure the projects are delivered to budget and timeframes given while maintaining safety at all times

  • Awareness of current H&S legislation and requirements for tasks is vital, a keen sys for the safe operation of all tasks on site

  • Anyone applying must be prepared to work some evenings, weekends or nights on a ad-hoc basis to allow for timely project delivery, this will be on an irregular basis but may be required

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK.

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