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Job offer description

The Substation Electrical Engineer will perform duties covered within their voltage level approvals from LV to HV. They will be responsible for the job instruction as issued to them by the PICW (Person In Charge of Work). Installation of electrical infrastructure some of which includes: transformers, switchgear and cables.

Ensure installation works are in compliance with Standard Operating Procedures.

Job requirements


  • Compliance with Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality requirements.
  • Compliance with PSCS Regulation requirements.
  • Compliance with relevant company policies and procedures.
  • Compliance with client’s requirements..
  • Adherence to HSQE Briefs, safety documentation and PPE relevant to substation installation tasks.
  • Installation of electrical infrastructure including AIS & GIS HV/LV switchgear, transformers, cables, control and protection, metering, light and power cabling and connection of mobile generators.
  • Erection of steelwork for all equipment.
  • Value engineering.
  • Industry best practices.
  • Delivery in line with the programme requirements
  • Request/Receive Operational Documentation.
  • Testing for loss of voltage
  • Replacing old and erecting new equipment/hardware
  • Splicing and terminating conductors to client spec.
  • Fitting and removing network earths.
  • Quality control of his / her work area


  • Experienced in the power industry with 5 or more years’ experience on LV/MV/HV Networks
  • Proven experience within a similar role on major projects.
  • Have the ability to carry out work instructions issued to them by their line manager.
  • Provide training records/authorisations to verify their qualifications



  • Electrical Engineering NVQ/Diploma
  • Current Safe pass.
  • Current Manual Handling Training
  • Current First Aid Training
  • Current MEWP Training
  • Current Full Driving Licence 
Nice to have
  • Previous experience of working on ESB’s network within Ireland
  • Experience on HV networks 20kV and 38kV,110kV AND 220kV
Job details
Work experience:
Work experience is not required
Language skills:
  • English
  • Fair
Salary range:
Not provided
Date of expiry:
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About company

Provides specialist engineering services across the power, multi-utility and building services sectors within the UK and Ireland. Constructing Electrical Installations and Commissioning of Substations, within the principle areas of HV Power: Substations up to 400kV. Transmission lines up to 400kV.We are a fast growth company looking to attract talented, highly skilled and motivated people with a… Find out more