Project Engineer

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    Energy, Utilities & Mining
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Construction, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, Energy

Hays Recruitment are currently recruiting for an experienced Project Engineer to join our client, a semi state Company based in Cork.

Key Responsibilities
  • Work with the Project Manager to successfully deliver project works applying a high level of safety standards in all aspects of work
  • Contractor management – Develop and manage project programmes. Monitoring and managing contractors’ construction and commissioning schedules.
  • Overall management of the tender process including preparation of documents, evaluation and negotiation.
  • Construction Management
  • Management of project interfaces such as procurement, design, free issue material, power cables, telecoms
  • Coordination of project requirements into overall outage schedules.
  • Build relationships with relevant key stakeholders and in relevant external agencies

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Essential
  • Seven or more years’ experience in the electricity industry.
  • Proven ability to deliver on the “key responsibilities” outlined above.
  • Experience of dealing with construction contractors to ensure that they deliver to specified requirements.
  • Excellent knowledge of PSDP/CDMC and PSCS processes.
  • The demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and manage multiple priorities.
  • Excellent understanding of key elements of construction and project management.
  • Self-starter with ability to manage own work and support others within project team.
  • Hold a full driving license and have access to a car.
  • Strong Safety awareness and competency
  • Flexibility to travel nationwide

  • Excellent understanding of key elements of High Voltage (HV) and/or Civil design
  • Construction experience across a wide range of high voltage engineering projects, for example;
  • Substations, Overhead Line and underground cables projects
  • Strong knowledge of: HV Power Cables, Terminations, Trenching etc.

Qualifications Essential
  • Level 8 Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent work experience is essential

  • Project Management Qualification is desirable

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