SENIOR AUTHORISED ENGINEER - NS3
Job Role: To carry out and plan HV operations on the networks up to 33kV
•Ensure that all work is carried out in accordance with the standards, policies and procedures of Freedom Limited and its customers.
•Maintain own competence in accordance with legislative changes and customer requirements.
•Provide the electrical expertise necessary to facilitate projects and co-ordinate safe and effective programmes.
•Plan outages and produce switching programmes and liaise with System Control.
•Make dead, isolate and earth high voltage electrical networks.
•Facilitate a safe working environment during high voltage working.
•Identify and release apparatus to be worked on by issue of Safety Documents and Permits to Work.
•Carry out high voltage testing and fault location
•Reenergise the network on completion.
2.Health and Safety
•Ensure that employees on site conform to Freedom’s SHE policy and issued safety instructions.
•Implement Freedom’s, and customers, safety rules, instructions, standing orders and procedures.
•Prepare files for projects in accordance with Freedom policy and in Compliance with the CDM Regulations where required.
•Ensure Risk Assessments are carried out at all stages of a project (design, planning, generic and Daily On Site) in accordance with Freedom standard on Risk Assessment.
•Ensure that all statutory records, certificates, licenses, notifications and notices are in place.
•Ensure that accidents and near misses and suitably reported, recorded and investigated and that remedial action is carried out promptly.
•Report any concerns regarding SHE to the SHE team and your Regional Manager.
•Planning and organising
•Take overview of work activities to be completed, and plan accordingly for effective and timely completion of work.
•Assess safeties/site in advance and conduct necessary preliminary work.
•Liaise closely with Line Manager to understand and manage priorities arising.
•Ensure that sites are managed in accordance with Freedom policies and procedures.
•Provide cost value reconciliation for projects/contracts.
•Complete records in an accurate and timely manner. E.g. as builts, work record sheets.
Technically qualified with a HNC or equivalent in Electrical Engineering.
Certificated in the following areas:
Electricity at Work
Experience of working on projects in the construction or electricity industries. Experience of working on electricity networks and the associated rules and regulations.
Skills and expertise
Sound knowledge of H&S and its practical implications.
Sound knowledge of Distribution Safety Rules and their application.
Knowledge of CDM regulations.
Computer literate – skilled in MS Office applications
Job Reference: FR570
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