Cable Engineer

UK Remote or Hybrid (London, Edinburgh, Bristol) -  £60,000 DOE

Are you an experienced Cable Engineer?

Are you ready to join a market leading Renewable Energy Consultancy that is paving the way to the worlds transition to net zero? If so, then this is the company and role for you!

We are seeking a Cable Engineer to work remotely or hybrid in one of the many office locations around the UK.


The Company 

Our client is a UK-founded business that is internationally trusted to deliver multiple complex Renewable Energy, Environmental and Engineering projects.

A company that will encourage you to take ownership, be confident and curious using your innovative and entrepreneurial mindset. A company that is truly passionate about the world's transition to net zero. 

With teams big enough to win exciting projects and small enough to feel part of a collaborative team, it's the perfect team dynamic combination.


The Role - Cable Engineer

You will be joining the technology team that operates across a broad range of projects from single renewable energy installations, onsite generation to multi-GW offshore generation, grid and private projects.


Essential Attributes 

  • Power cable system design.
  • Technical due diligence with cable systems.
  • Design, manufacture and installation of onshore and offshore AC and DC cables.
  • Onshore and offshore cable rating and detailed understanding of International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) standards 60287, 60853 and finite element analysis methods.
  • Knowledge of present developments in cable systems, such as CIGRE guidance on site acceptance testing, dynamic cable rating, armour losses and finite element analysis.
  • Writing cable technical specification for works information for an energy project and technically evaluate the cable design within a tender return.
  • Inspection and testing for power cables including a good understanding of standards governing inspection and testing including IEC 62067, 63026, CIGRE, IEEE and other relevant standards.
  • CDM legislation and experience of application to projects in design and construction.
  • Manage projects and present cable design to clients in reports and presentations.


Desirable Attributes 

  • CYMCAP (or other industry standard software) 
  • CIGRE or other relevant cable working group 
  • Assisting with business planning and delivering budgets
  • Mentoring junior members of the team


On Offer 

  • Salary £60,000(DOE & qualifications)
  • Progression & development
  • Life Assurance
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Project ownership
  • One professional membership
  • Pension
  • Holidays: 25 days plus 8 public holidays
  • Agile and Flexible Working
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Mentoring Scheme
  • Talent Development Programme
  • Ownership and Accountability from Day One


What's next

Please apply with your most up to date CV or reach out to Daniel Salway for a confidential call.


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