Graduate Electrical/Mechanical Engineer - Power Department - Leeds

The desired Graduate will assist in the providing the Project with accurate, informed interpretation of the specified Project Technical Requirements. They will be providing support to the Project management and site team on all matters technical. Also, providing some management support to the site manager.

Installation of double circuit 66kv cable system at Melksham

As part of the EPC major underground circuits framework, National Grid was required to provide Network Rail with an 88MVA BSP connection to support the electrification of the Great Western Mainline.

Key Duties:

  • Establish and promote best practice in health, safety and environmental matters in conjunction with the SHQE department.
  • Minimises environmental disturbance during construction works.
  • Deliver Toolbox Talks
  • Where required supervision of junior engineers.
  • Ensure that sufficient and full information is available on drawings and sketches to set out the works in accordance with the programme and sequence of operations.
  • Communicate with foremen and operatives
  • Ensure current drawings are being used
  • Ensure full understanding of information provided.
  • Ensure the compliance of method statements
  • Provide accurate and clear setting out for works before work is programmed to commence, allowing time for independent checking where required.
  • Check the works during progress and on completion to ensure that the works has been constructed to the setting-out information provides. Report any non-conformance to the Engineer / Site Manager.
  • Keep a full and accurate daily site diary, including any changes / variations, subcontractors’ attendance, and records of work related discussions with client / designer / project team.
  • Carry out site measures for the control and ordering of materials.
  • Carry out the duties of equipment engineers and maintain a log of all equipment on site, ensuring that all transfers / off hires are properly documented.
  • Ensure the site diary is accurately maintained noting against each record the date, location and serial number of equipment used.
  • Minimises environmental disturbance during construction works.
    Ensure all materials on site are suitable, stored in line with manufacturer’s recommendations, current working practice, contract specification or project requirements.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Degree qualified
  • CSCS Card - Green / Gold
  • Full valid UK driving license
  • Construction Experience
  • IT Skills

Opportunity Overview

  • Salary: £27,000 + package
  • Location: Leeds
  • Region: Yorkshire
  • Type: Graduate Programme

Disciplines accepted...

  • Electrical
  • Mechanical

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