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Senior Electrical Design Engineer

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Senior Electrical Design Engineer


£50,000 - £60,000 + Training in HV renewables + Holidays (25 days + 8 Bank Holidays) + Pension

Do you come from a Commerical Electrical Engineering background and are you looking to work within the fastest growing sector of Renewables on large, utility scale solar projects?

Are you looking to progress technically as an electrical engineer, learning Solar PV specific CAD design software and working towards chartership status?

On offer is the opportunity to work for an engineering consultancy company working on utility scale solar PV and battery storage units with over 10 years' experience in the industry. They work with some of the largest clientele in the industry, on a wide range of projects with a focus on high complexity, low volume design and technical support work. Not your run of the mill, cookie cutter projects. Their reputation in the industry has resulted in increased demand for their work, therefore looking to expand their workforce for continued growth.

In this role you'll be supporting the planning and design of utility scale solar PV and battery storage units. Working on CAD packages such as Helios 3D and PVsyst. Your responsibilities will include, the production of detailed electrical designs, surveys, studies, schedules, schematics and liaising with Distribution Network Operators during submission of applications.

The ideal candidate will have experience in commercial electrical design projects, looking to get into the High voltage renewables industry, or already have experience in the industry. They will have experience using CAD programmes, preferably Helios 3D or PV Syst but not essential.

This is an excellent opportunity for an Electrical Engineer with an aptitude for problem solving to take the next step in their career and become a key part of a successful business.

The Role:
* Electrical Design of utility scale Solar PV and Battery storage units
* Use of Helios 3D and PVsyst
* Production of Electrical design, schematics, simulations, grid surveys and feasibility studies

The Person
* Experience in Solar PV or Power Systems Design would be desirable
* Demonstrate a proficiency in CAD programmes and Excel
* Passionate about renewable energy

Reference Number: BBBH 194231

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Greg Penlington at Rise Technical Recruitment.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.

The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.