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Senior OHL Design Engineer


Wood
Location: Leicester
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Manufacturing
Category: Electrical Engineering Jobs
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Senior OHL Design Engineer
Requisition ID :2020-70145
Work Location :GB-East Midlands-Leicester
Department / Discipline : Electrical Engineering
Additional Work Location : GB-East Midlands-Leicester
Position Type : Staff / Permanent

Additional Work Locations

GB-East Midlands-Leicester

Market / Sector (Candidate Portal Searching)

Transmission & Distribution

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Transmission and Distribution are seeking a Senior Overhead Lines (OHL) Design Engineer. This is a permanent position, based in our offices in Leicester.

Purpose of the position

* Deliver drawings, documents and other design deliverables in accordance with engineering procedures, guidance notes and training
* Assist the Lead Engineer in overall scheme design delivery, construction support and design management
* Lead other engineers and discipline specialists to deliver tasks
* Point of contact for construction management, site operatives and clients for appointed schemes
* Development of skills and knowledge, and support others, in line with business needs
* Support development of systems and technologies to enhance our efficiency, quality and innovation

Responsibilities and Duties:

Accept ownership of work to be done (i.e. being required to undertake specific actions within an agreed job boundary, the execution of a delegated task, activity, or process). Including, but not limited to the following:

* Manage, coordinate and contribute to delivery of tasks against the programme and budget, reporting and forecasting progress
* Ensure delivery of tasks in accordance with Wood, industry and client standards and specifications
* Scheme level management of time, cost and resource
* Ensure effective communication and coordination with Project Managers, Construction Managers, Principal Discipline Engineers and Site Operatives
* Liaison with Client on design issues
* Checking, approval and assurance of design deliverables
* Preparation and submission of project documentation such as DIDs, TQs and engineering reports
* The review, appraisal and input into method statements and risk assessment and any supporting construction design studies
* Identification and development of personal engineering competence and where appropriate the development of others in the team

Having the obligation and authority to deliver results (i.e. being liable for agreed results to be achieved, the power to enable it, the obligation to achieve in accordance with the agreed standards.)

* The control of documents and drawings in accordance with company, team and project management procedures
* The qualities of ALL your design submissions
* Demonstrate a commitment to the Wood values
* Set an excellent personal example on HSSE issues
* Take care of your own health and safety whilst at work; ensure your activities do not adversely affect the health and safety of others or damage the environment
* Co-operate with the company in all matters of health, safety and environment protection and make your contribution to reducing accidents and conserving natural resources

Skills / Qualifications

Qualifications

* Formal academic Engineering qualification - Degree or equivalent
* Chartered (or working towards) status OHL Industry recognised training and certification (desirable)

Experience & Skills:

Essential

* Demonstrable experience in an OHL Engineering environment and proven track record of scheme delivery
* Knowledge of OHL and related engineering specifications and standards, BSI, ENA
* Distinct competence or expert knowledge of one or more OHL related civil, structural and temporary works discipline areas
* Use of engineering, CAD and general document production software
* Knowledge of HSE and CDM regulations Experience as Design Coordinator
* Ability to perform Risk Assessments and develop mitigation strategies

Desirable

* Contracting and Consuloting experience
* TNO and/or DNO specification knowledge
* Client facing presentation experience
* PLS, ProjectWise, Microstation, AutoCAD
* Experience as Design Coordinator
* Chair and/or facilitate Risk Assessment and Hazid meetings

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.

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.
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Senior OHL Design Engineer
Requisition ID :2020-70145
Work Location :GB-East Midlands-Leicester
Department / Discipline : Electrical Engineering
Additional Work Location : GB-East Midlands-Leicester
Position Type : Staff / Permanent

Additional Work Locations

GB-East Midlands-Leicester

Market / Sector (Candidate Portal Searching)

Transmission & Distribution

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Transmission and Distribution are seeking a Senior Overhead Lines (OHL) Design Engineer. This is a permanent position, based in our offices in Leicester.

Purpose of the position

* Deliver drawings, documents and other design deliverables in accordance with engineering procedures, guidance notes and training
* Assist the Lead Engineer in overall scheme design delivery, construction support and design management
* Lead other engineers and discipline specialists to deliver tasks
* Point of contact for construction management, site operatives and clients for appointed schemes
* Development of skills and knowledge, and support others, in line with business needs
* Support development of systems and technologies to enhance our efficiency, quality and innovation

Responsibilities and Duties:

Accept ownership of work to be done (i.e. being required to undertake specific actions within an agreed job boundary, the execution of a delegated task, activity, or process). Including, but not limited to the following:

* Manage, coordinate and contribute to delivery of tasks against the programme and budget, reporting and forecasting progress
* Ensure delivery of tasks in accordance with Wood, industry and client standards and specifications
* Scheme level management of time, cost and resource
* Ensure effective communication and coordination with Project Managers, Construction Managers, Principal Discipline Engineers and Site Operatives
* Liaison with Client on design issues
* Checking, approval and assurance of design deliverables
* Preparation and submission of project documentation such as DIDs, TQs and engineering reports
* The review, appraisal and input into method statements and risk assessment and any supporting construction design studies
* Identification and development of personal engineering competence and where appropriate the development of others in the team

Having the obligation and authority to deliver results (i.e. being liable for agreed results to be achieved, the power to enable it, the obligation to achieve in accordance with the agreed standards.)

* The control of documents and drawings in accordance with company, team and project management procedures
* The qualities of ALL your design submissions
* Demonstrate a commitment to the Wood values
* Set an excellent personal example on HSSE issues
* Take care of your own health and safety whilst at work; ensure your activities do not adversely affect the health and safety of others or damage the environment
* Co-operate with the company in all matters of health, safety and environment protection and make your contribution to reducing accidents and conserving natural resources

Skills / Qualifications

Qualifications

* Formal academic Engineering qualification - Degree or equivalent
* Chartered (or working towards) status OHL Industry recognised training and certification (desirable)

Experience & Skills:

Essential

* Demonstrable experience in an OHL Engineering environment and proven track record of scheme delivery
* Knowledge of OHL and related engineering specifications and standards, BSI, ENA
* Distinct competence or expert knowledge of one or more OHL related civil, structural and temporary works discipline areas
* Use of engineering, CAD and general document production software
* Knowledge of HSE and CDM regulations Experience as Design Coordinator
* Ability to perform Risk Assessments and develop mitigation strategies

Desirable

* Contracting and Consuloting experience
* TNO and/or DNO specification knowledge
* Client facing presentation experience
* PLS, ProjectWise, Microstation, AutoCAD
* Experience as Design Coordinator
* Chair and/or facilitate Risk Assessment and Hazid meetings

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.

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.
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