Lead Solutions Engineer

Posted 09 February 2024
Salary £400 - 450 per day
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Utilities, Power & Nuclear
Contact NameAnn-Marie Kelley

Job description

Lead Solutions Engineer
Outside IR35 Scope
Looking for design manager experience with experience of commissioning and Project Management from the Power Industry.
·Technical mentoring of design capability in EPN, working with design engineers, asset management and delivery to develop and agree engineering solutions and designs to support projects and programmes of work.
·Shall lead on the development of feasibility and conceptual solutions in response to project mandates, customer offers and acceptances.
·Working with others across the business to ensure right first-time solutions are developed, which maximise delivery efficiency, by deploying standard solutions, encompassing early contractor involvement on constructability, commissionability and be operationally compliant.
·The position holder shall have technical authority and be a key influencer of design, delivery, construction and operation teams.
The position of Lead Solution Engineer is key in the delivery of engineering solutions, which underpin the successful delivery of the Asset Portfolio Plan and Major Connections projects, which is strategically important in meeting the regulatory outputs at a cost which out performs the regulatory settlement and delivers on the commercial model for connections.
·Highly experience in mainstream engineering construction including electrical networks with demonstrable experience of leading multi-disciplinary design coordination processes, construction and commissioning of electrical apparatus.,
·Experienced in commercial and cost management processes
·Demonstrable experience of leading and implementing value engineering interventions
·Significant experience of the technical challenges of multi-disciplinary projects in a large capital programme environment (including setting performance targets and appraisals)
·Proven influencer with ability to shape and lead on technical decisions, setting design strategy and making tactical decisions when necessary

·Chartered engineer or equivalent relevant experience
Candidate to have experience in construction (CDM), Design Experience, SAP, Project Management experience, Commissioning Experience or a blend of most of these.
The role entails power industry experience including understand layouts ( indoors and outdoors ) , equipment, clearances , SLD's , safety distances, CDM knowledge and excellent technical knowledge in Power
Experience ideally from IDNO, DNO, National Grid, ICP's

12-18 month
Start date
£400-£450pd Outside IR35 scope
For more information on this role, please call Ann-Marie at Carrington West on 02394314916.