Design / Senior Protection Engineer

General Information

United Kingdom
Gas and Power
Business Unit
Full Time / Part Time
Experience Level
not defined

Job Description

Our growing Transmission business is looking for an experienced Protection Engineer or Senior Engineer to join our business in Manchester. In this role you will be
responsible for providing protection designs, solutions and technical input to contracts in all areas within the employee’s business area and delivering departmental work packages on time and to budget.


Your profile

  • Experience within the Electricity Transmission and Distribution industry.
  • Conversant with the latest Transmission and Distribution standards & technologies.
  • Knowledge of protection scheme application.
  • Knowledge of primary plant.

Your responsibilities

  • Responsible for the production of protection and control schematics for 13.9kV up to 400kV associated with LTS.
  • Responsible for the production of protection and control designs for LVAC, LVDC and UPS equipment associated with LTS.
  • Responsible for the production C.T./V.T. and cable sizing calculations.
  • Responsible for the production relay configurations and associated documentation.
  • Production of Engineering and Test Specifications for new and existing solutions.
  • Attend internal and external design reviews for technical input.
  • Responsible to produce protection Compliance Matrices, Design Intent Documents, Equipment Technical Specifications and Functional Design Specifications.
  • Responsible for the input in the production of design risk assessments for all design solutions. Ensure as part of the process all design risks and HAZIDS are identified and controlled and ensuring full compliance with current Health and Safety legislation.
  • Ensures quality and consistency by carrying out functional testing during the Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT) phase with the client.
  • Assists in mentoring new members of the engineering department.
  • Maintaining consistency of design on each contract by adherence to processes and procedures.
  • Attends Technical meetings with the client as and when required.
  • Works collaboratively with all engineering departments and project managers within Siemens ET.
  • To actively input to T2W and Top+ business improvement programme within the Engineering Department.
  • Commitment to Siemens Think Customer initiative including excellent call handling and voice mail skills.
  • Continuous reviewing of engineering processes and procedures to improve and recommend changes.

Let’s talk about us

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Our benefits package includes a competitive base salary and annual bonus. We celebrate the fact that our employees are individuals and have different wants and needs. With this in mind, we have a flexible benefits scheme where you can tailor your benefits package to suit you. We offer 26 days holiday (which increases with service), up to 10% pension contribution match, an excellent company share scheme and employee discounts just to name a few. We encourage the opportunity to discuss flexibility requirements with our applicants to encourage agile working and innovation.