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Salary: £23.50 - 25.45 per hour

Location: Solihull, West Midlands

Job Type: Contract

Date Listed: 13 Dec 2021

Reference: 5241

Electrical Installations Project Engineer
Location: Solihull
Shift: Days – 40 Hours per week
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Electrical Installations Project Engineer will be responsible for Electrical Installation projects as a whole, overseeing the project and supporting the project team where required. Taking the lead in project reviews both internally and externally. Developing and managing the project strategy and high-level plans to adhere to timing, cost, and quality.

The duties and responsibilities of the Electrical Installations Project Engineer:

  •      Leading, coordinating a multi competency project team to deliver the project plan and requirements on-time, to budget and at the required quality level
  •      Creating and communicating project progress to the customer and senior management
  •      Support investigations into technical issues that arise and generating a plan to resolve
  •      Creation of QAF’s for new and ongoing projects
  •      Managing the creation detailed project plans to achieve project milestones
  •      Coordinating updates and amendments to project plans to suit the changing needs of the customer
  •      Ensuring the project team are working within H&S guidelines that govern the project and all work undertaken is completed in a safe manner
  •      Writing RAMS then following progress through to approval by the principal contractor
  •      Investigations into safety breaches or near miss events and supporting customer and principal contractor investigations
  •      Monitoring the reports from the daily safety inspections of all work being undertaken

The ideal Electrical Installations Project Engineer:

  •      Proven ability to plan and manage time bound activities within a pre-production automotive environment
  •      Demonstrable organisational skills, and ability to think, plan and execute tasks in a logical manner
  •      Excellent communication and negotiating skill set
  •      Proven experience of leading and developing a project team
  •      Ability to make short presentations to work groups and senior management
  •      Sound knowledge of Microsoft office suite of software and applications
  •      Demonstrable and experience in the application of a logical approach to Problem Solving

Essential Knowledge:

  •      Demonstrable experience in LV distribution, the design, installation, and commissioning of such systems
  •      Demonstrable experience in small power, the design, installation, and commissioning of such systems
  •      Demonstrable experience in Lighting, the design, installation, and commissioning of such systems
  •      Relevant previous experience of maintaining and installing LV, small power, and lighting systems
  •      Demonstrable experience of managing skilled teams of electrical operatives on multiple projects in both Manufacturing as well as contractors/contract labour in a construction environment
  •      Varied and current knowledge of quoting extensive industrial electrical work.
  •      Experience in managing external service providers
  •      Working knowledge and experience of delivering safety metrics and the understanding safety systems applicable to plant & equipment / industrial environment
  •      Planning and ordering the correct plant/MEWPs for various future projects
  •      Proven ability to work within tight deadlines & be able to manage and prioritise multiple jobs and sites simultaneously
  •      Experience and working knowledge of Health and Safety and ergonomics including risk assessments
  •      Relevant certification in electrical disciplines.
  •      Demonstrable knowledge of Legislative and Industry Standards in Automotive
  •      Experience working in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
  •      Project Management Experience
  •      Daily allocation and advance labour planning
  •      Ordering and allocating materials for projects for best VFM for the business
  •      Experience of checking results and inputting electrical test certificate data onto electronic files
  •      Comprehensive knowledge of the latest electrical regulatory and statutory regulations, IEE Wiring Regulations 18th Edition BS7671


  •      IEE Wiring Regulations 18th Edition BS7671
  •      SSSTS


  •      Jib Registered
  •      ECS / CSCS Cards


To show your interest in this role please Apply Now with a copy of your CV, should you be successfully shortlisted a member of our Team will contact you to discuss the role in more detail. All applications are treated in the strictest confidence.