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Senior Authorised Person

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Utilities, Power & Telecoms

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £55k - 720k per year

  • Contact:

    Theo King

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 037

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  • Published:

    29 days ago

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Job Role - Senior Authorised Person

Location - Kent

Salary - Up To £72,000 dependent on experience

My client is looking for a senior authorised person to undertake and manage LV/HV operations, plant installations and associated commissioning activities. The ideal candidate will have 3 + years as a senior authorised person as well as experience managing staff.

Key Duties:

  • Production of switching schedules and carrying out switching on a large variety of private HV networks on commercial, industrial, construction and various government agency sites
  • Switching, testing, commissioning fault diagnosis and maintaining of high and low voltage networks up to a minimum of 11kV (experience of networks up to 33kV desirable)
  • Preparation and briefing of risk assessments and method statements for installation and maintenance tasks. Ability to take the lead in fault location activities
  • Familiarity with a variety of HV switchgear, transformers and associated cabling systems
  • Basic fault diagnosis and testing of HV/LV protection schemes. Working knowledge of the various components of a typical protection scheme and their interconnection

Desired experience/requirements:

  • Senior Authorised Persons within the last 3 years
  • Electricity at Work Regulations
  • High Voltage Distribution
  • CDM Regulations and general health and safety legislation is required.
  • ONC/HNC or equivalent in Electrical Engineering

This role will be in high demand so if you are interested please don't hesitate to call me on 02393876037 or email me at