Senior Electrical Engineer

Location Aberdeen
Job type: Temporary
Contact name: Samantha Carlisle

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Published: 25 days ago

​Superior Recruitment Group are looking for an experienced Senior Electrical Engineer on behalf of our client based in Aberdeen. This is a full time 6 month contract.

In this role, you are accountable for electrical engineering activities under the direction of the lead electrical and instrumentation engineer. Such activities include producing electrical equipment specifications, data sheets, calculations, drawings, and other pertinent engineering and design documentation to enable the procurement, installation, commissioning, and safe operation of electrical equipment as part of multidiscipline brownfield modifications.

The ideal candidate will have demonstrable experience in brownfield Concept, FEED and Detail Engineering projects and are able to deliver the Electrical scope on a project on time and within budget.

You will have relevant experience in:

  • Development of engineering deliverables including specifications, calculations, datasheets, and technical drawings.

  • Provide technical expertise to specify new or modifications to existing electrical equipment including but not limited to:

    • HV/LV Switchgear

    • HV/LV electrical drives

    • UPS systems

    • Power generation and distribution

    • Lighting, small power and heat tracing systems

  • Preparation of electrical engineering man-hour and material estimates.

  • Identifying and managing project change.

  • Engineering delivery in accordance with company and client health, safety, environmental and quality systems.

  • Co-ordination and management of electrical third-party vendors and suppliers.

  • Knowledge and understanding of international standards relating to electrical equipment and system design, current legislative and industry requirements.

  • Site surveys and data gathering on brownfield projects.

Qualifications/Experience required:

  • Brownfield modification experience in onshore and offshore oil & gas environments is essential.

  • MSc, Meng or equivalent professional qualification or BSc, BEng or equivalent with relevant experience.

  • Experience preparing electrical engineering man-hour and material estimates.

  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively managing multiple tasks and projects.

  • Must be self-motivated, flexible, able to work to project schedules.

  • Excellent organisational, interpersonal, and communication skills including dealing with clients, vendors and third parties.

  • Offshore survival and medical preferred.

  • Member of a relevant professional engineering institution, preferably Chartered

For more information and to apply, please submit your up to date CV and our specialist team will be in touch with you as soon as possible.