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Control Systems Engineer


Balfour Beatty
Location: Leeds
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Systems Engineering
Category: Systems Engineering Jobs
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Control Systems Engineer


Job number: UK17031

Company/Division: Power Transmission Distribution

Career area: Design Engineering

Country: UK


Location:

UK, Yorkshire and Humber, Leeds


Contract type:

Permanent

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About the role

Balfour Beatty has an exciting opportunity for a CONTROL SYSTEMS ENGINEER to join our Power Transmission & Distribution business based in Leeds.

Role Purpose:

The main function of the role is to engineer the Substation Control Systems design and configuration for electrical HV substation projects.

What you'll be doing

On a day to day basis you will be responsible for:

* Expected be able to undertake design work relating directly to the Substation Control Systems design sector with the ability to produce and implement the requirements of the configuration works
* Expected to be able to understand and produce I/O schedules accurately
* Expected to be able to undertake all aspects of configuration works, including the production of system graphics
* Expected to be able to produce Factory Acceptance Tests (FAT) documentation for the Substation Control System and have the ability to fully test and perform client witness testing using both hardware and software
* Expected to undertake Control Systems design work on both the SAS 2000 & GE systems, or any other installed by Balfour Beatty
* Expected to be able to attend site for client DSSs, commissioning relating to the Control Systems and hold the Commissioning Passport
* Expected to work as part of the SSSC team as an On-Call engineer, if required

Please note this position is predominantly office based, but occasional travel may be required.

Who we're looking for

You will have the following qualities and experience:

* Holds HNC degree or higher in Electrical Engineering
* Experience in Substation Control Systems
* Knowledge of IEC--******protocol is essential
* Knowledge of SAS 2000 & GE Control Systems desirable
* General knowledge of IEC 61850 protocol would be advantageous
* Familiar with quality assurance, business processes and applications
* Possess excellent interpersonal, communication and organisational skills
* Expected to have a background working in the Substation Control System design sector with the ability to understand and implement the requirements of Substation Control System configuration works
* Expected to have prior knowledge and experience of IO schedules and the production of these
* Expected to have prior involvement in Control System testing, configuration & site installation
* Must work well and confidently both individually and as part of a team
* Must work well under pressure and to deadlines

Why work for us

Day in, day out, our skilled and dedicated teams deliver a range of proactive and reactive services which support a reliable and safe supply of power flowing to millions of homes and businesses around the world. Our contracts range from GBP50,000 schemes to GBP100 million plus major projects.

Our people are our biggest asset and we focus on recruiting, training and developing the people who can apply innovation to deliver the infrastructure of the future. We nurture these talents, offer a great benefits package and continually invest in developing the skills of our people at every level.

About us

Balfour Beattys Power Transmission & Distribution teams work with regional, national and international electricity network owners and operators to provide technical engineering solutions.

With experience and expertise across the full spectrum of the electricity grid our teams have capability across overhead lines, cable tunnels, distribution networks and substations.

From scoping and feasibility, to design, construction and on-going maintenance, our in-house experts, flexible resources and industry-leading innovations support clients in the development of some of the worlds most ambitious power transmission and distribution projects.

We value diversity and celebrate individual differences, believing that our inclusive culture helps the business continue to grow as a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation.

Balfour Beatty is a corporate signatory to WISE (Women in Science & Engineering). Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture. We are a member of the Top Employers' Charter through which we demonstrate our commitment to enabling parents to progress and enhance their careers whilst managing the challenges of family life.

Balfour Beatty is also Gold Award holders in the Ministry of Defence 'Employer Recognition Scheme' and actively encourage applications from Armed Forces personnel, veterans and reservists.

Apply Now
Control Systems Engineer


Job number: UK17031

Company/Division: Power Transmission Distribution

Career area: Design Engineering

Country: UK


Location:

UK, Yorkshire and Humber, Leeds


Contract type:

Permanent

Apply Now

About the role

Balfour Beatty has an exciting opportunity for a CONTROL SYSTEMS ENGINEER to join our Power Transmission & Distribution business based in Leeds.

Role Purpose:

The main function of the role is to engineer the Substation Control Systems design and configuration for electrical HV substation projects.

What you'll be doing

On a day to day basis you will be responsible for:

* Expected be able to undertake design work relating directly to the Substation Control Systems design sector with the ability to produce and implement the requirements of the configuration works
* Expected to be able to understand and produce I/O schedules accurately
* Expected to be able to undertake all aspects of configuration works, including the production of system graphics
* Expected to be able to produce Factory Acceptance Tests (FAT) documentation for the Substation Control System and have the ability to fully test and perform client witness testing using both hardware and software
* Expected to undertake Control Systems design work on both the SAS 2000 & GE systems, or any other installed by Balfour Beatty
* Expected to be able to attend site for client DSSs, commissioning relating to the Control Systems and hold the Commissioning Passport
* Expected to work as part of the SSSC team as an On-Call engineer, if required

Please note this position is predominantly office based, but occasional travel may be required.

Who we're looking for

You will have the following qualities and experience:

* Holds HNC degree or higher in Electrical Engineering
* Experience in Substation Control Systems
* Knowledge of IEC--******protocol is essential
* Knowledge of SAS 2000 & GE Control Systems desirable
* General knowledge of IEC 61850 protocol would be advantageous
* Familiar with quality assurance, business processes and applications
* Possess excellent interpersonal, communication and organisational skills
* Expected to have a background working in the Substation Control System design sector with the ability to understand and implement the requirements of Substation Control System configuration works
* Expected to have prior knowledge and experience of IO schedules and the production of these
* Expected to have prior involvement in Control System testing, configuration & site installation
* Must work well and confidently both individually and as part of a team
* Must work well under pressure and to deadlines

Why work for us

Day in, day out, our skilled and dedicated teams deliver a range of proactive and reactive services which support a reliable and safe supply of power flowing to millions of homes and businesses around the world. Our contracts range from GBP50,000 schemes to GBP100 million plus major projects.

Our people are our biggest asset and we focus on recruiting, training and developing the people who can apply innovation to deliver the infrastructure of the future. We nurture these talents, offer a great benefits package and continually invest in developing the skills of our people at every level.

About us

Balfour Beattys Power Transmission & Distribution teams work with regional, national and international electricity network owners and operators to provide technical engineering solutions.

With experience and expertise across the full spectrum of the electricity grid our teams have capability across overhead lines, cable tunnels, distribution networks and substations.

From scoping and feasibility, to design, construction and on-going maintenance, our in-house experts, flexible resources and industry-leading innovations support clients in the development of some of the worlds most ambitious power transmission and distribution projects.

We value diversity and celebrate individual differences, believing that our inclusive culture helps the business continue to grow as a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation.

Balfour Beatty is a corporate signatory to WISE (Women in Science & Engineering). Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture. We are a member of the Top Employers' Charter through which we demonstrate our commitment to enabling parents to progress and enhance their careers whilst managing the challenges of family life.

Balfour Beatty is also Gold Award holders in the Ministry of Defence 'Employer Recognition Scheme' and actively encourage applications from Armed Forces personnel, veterans and reservists.

Apply Now
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