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Suir Engineering Ltd.,
Old Kilmeaden Road, Waterford.

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Electrical Project Engineers (HV, energy and renewables sector)

Location: Ireland
Entered: 03 Dec 2021
Salary: Competitive
Duration: Permanent
Suir Engineering are continuing to expand and are looking to hire Electrical Project Engineers for High Voltage, Energy and Renewables projects across various locations in Ireland.

About Us
Suir Engineering Ltd. has over 35 years of electrical, utilities, renewables, instrumentation, and mechanical expertise, with a directly employed workforce of more than 1100 people and in the region of €200 million revenue annually – it has offices in Dublin, Waterford, Limerick, Cork, Sweden and Denmark.
Suir Engineering Ltd. operates in the following sectors: energy & utilities, renewable energy, data centres, pharmaceutical and food and beverage. Although its primary focus is on the Irish market, Suir Engineering is delivering successful projects in Europe.

Overall Role Objective
 The Electrical engineer is responsible for the design, development and maintenance of electrical control systems and/or components to required specifications, focusing on economy, safety, reliability, quality and sustainability. The Electrical Engineers will be involved in projects from the concept and detail of the design through to implementation, testing and handover.

Key Responsibilities/Duties
Design of HV protection and control systems
Development and review of schematic drawings and single line diagrams
Developing HV system studies including protection coordination, arc flash, voltage regulation, load flow and fault level reports
Pre-commissioning and commissioning of GIS and AIS Substations
Direct contact with client as Company representative
Complying with specific project safety requirements
Detailed design covering all aspects of High & Low voltage equipment
Detailed design of secondary control and protection systems
Specification, selection and procurement of the range of equipment
Preparation and interpretation of technical specifications and enquiry documentation
Assist with the preparation of technical and contract documentation for issue.
Monitor progress against the program and issue progress reports.
Prepare method statements and risk assessments.
Carry out document control, recording and transmitting information.
Liaising and co-ordinating with clients, other members of the design team and contractors on technical issues.
Managing all technical queries on site and assist project team in all site electrical engineering issues to include: the management, the planning, the testing and commissioning and the handover of all project systems.
Prepare programs using MS project.
Plan, schedule, conduct, and coordinate program of assigned engineering work and projects.
Assemble bid, approval, and construction issue drawing packages.
Evaluate the effectiveness of the design and change if necessary.
Estimate cost, reliability, and safety factors.
Use computers extensively to produce and analyse designs.
Generate specifications for parts.
Control the efficiency of processes.
Supervise technicians and other engineers during development phase.
Build, test and modify product prototypes.
Any other reasonable and relevant duties as requested by your Manager, necessary to meet the ongoing needs of the company.

Qualifications & Skills
An Honours degree in electrical engineering.
2 plus years high voltage experience within the Irish market
Transmission & Distribution experience advantageous
Experience within the energy and renewables sector an advantage
Excellent communication skills.
Fluent English with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Good IT skills, particularly in AutoCAD and Microsoft Office Packages.
Ability to work to strict deadlines.

Competitive salary
Employer Pension Contribution
Healthcare Package
21 days annual leave
Employee Assistance Programme
Bike-to-Work Scheme
Free Parking.



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