Technical Services Engineer

Construction, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, Energy
Hays Recruitment are currently recruiting for an experienced Technical Services Engineer to join our client, a leading semi state company for the Net Zero 2040 strategy based in Cork.

Key Responsibilities
Responsibilities will include the items below:
  • Applying a high level of safety standards in every aspect of the work .
  • Take a leadership role in Safety in all Distributed Generation Activities.
  • Provide technical service support to the Assets and Contracts Manager.
  • Provide technical expertise in the area of battery energy storage (BESS), solar, synchronous condensers and gas turbine technology and their related auxiliaries. Other technologies may be incorporated in future.
  • Produce comprehensive and accurate monthly performance reports ( report RAM data, contract performance, etc.).
  • Monitor on a regular basis the operating performance and efficiency of the plant to ensure it continues to operate at optimum efficiency, output and within Contractual and Warranty obligations.
  • Provide advice and support to the O&M team.
  • Supports Long Term Asset Management process for multiple technologies and sites within the portfolio.
  • Development of technical specifications, lead the review and evaluation of tenders and production of tender evaluation reports.
  • Support the acquisition of new or existing plant where required.
  • Manage several contracts such as technical support, CCTV, etc.
  • Support and lead engagement (as applicable) with key stakeholders such as Eirgrid, EPA, GNI, Asset Dev and EMP.
  • Provide support as applicable to the Site Managers during the planning and execution phase of an outage.
  • Lead failure investigations, root cause analysis and problem solving.
  • Develop, implement and maintain technical standards and guidelines.
  • Support optimisation of lifetime O&M and asset management planning.
  • Undertake ad hoc projects as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Essential The successful candidate will:
  • Proven ability to deliver on the “key responsibilities” outlined above.
  • Have a strong safety and risk management focus.
  • Working knowledge of Health, Safety and Environment Standards and procedures.
  • Work individually or within a team
  • Self-motivated and ability to project-manage own work and coordinate with others.
  • Ability to work and share knowledge and competencies within a team structure
  • Be assertive and have excellent communication, influencing and interpersonal skills.
  • Be flexible and service motivated. Flexibility is important in all aspects of the role, including travel nationally and internationally.
  • Very strong report writing capability and documentation skills.
  • Proficient computer skills.

  • A minimum of five (5) years relevant experience is required in O&M of generating plant, project work or equivalent.
  • Knowledge of all aspects of equipment (electrical , C&I, mechanical) utilised in power plant projects.
  • Trained, authorised and experienced in Generation and Trading SSoW Safety Rules or equivalent.
  • Understanding of the commercial side of a Power Generation business

Qualifications Essential
  • Degree qualification in an Engineering Discipline.

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Parlez à Noel O' Donovan, en charge de cette offre, située à Hays Recruitment, Cork
54 South Mall, Cork

Téléphone: +353 21 4648197