Company: Wood
Skills: Electrical Engineering
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Darlington, United Kingdom


Overview / Responsibilities

Senior (Lead) Electrical Engineer - Darlington

Wood are currently seeking Senior Electrical Engineering services to facilitate work on an upcoming project for a duration of 6 months. The purpose of the role is to e xecute Electrical discipline engineering activities within budget and schedule, maintaining technical integrity.

The appointed will a ct as Discipline Focal Point / Lead Engineer in order to e xecute electrical engineering activities (Concept, Front End Engineering Development, Technical Study & Detailed Design)

Prime responsibilities and duties:
  • Achieve safety standards as defined in personal performance contract
  • Responsible for assessing effectiveness of working practices and systems
  • Keep up to date with technical developments, national and international standards and legislative requirements
  • Carry out work in accordance with company and project Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality systems
  • Maintain the required technical quality of work
  • Ensure that all assigned work is carried out in compliance with the agreed budget and schedule
  • Identify scope and schedule changes in accordance with the Change Control Process
  • Maintain planning and cost control on all scopes
  • Continuously improving systems, personal and team performance
  • Ensure that designs comply with the relevant Codes, Standards, Regulations and Procedures
  • Prepare estimates and schedules and assist in their review
  • Maintain discipline filing system
  • Encourage and provide lateral learning within the project


Skills / Qualifications

Essential:
  • UK Bachelors Degree or HNC (or equivalent with experience) in appropriate engineering subject
  • Experienced engineer with sound technical background and expertise
  • Highly experienced in site surveys and data gathering on brownfield projects
  • Experienced in the use of design and assessment methods used within discipline
  • Competent in use of analytical methods used within discipline including theoretical background for analysis programs
  • Aware of commercial, contractual and administrative aspects of engineering
  • Able to work with other disciplines and draughting sections to meet delivery dates
  • Experienced in quality control requirements and quality assurance for engineering work
  • Competent in design safety / environmental requirements and procedures

Desirable:
  • Chartered Engineer and member of appropriate engineering institution


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at  www.woodplc.com and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.