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HV Protection Engineer

  • Location

    East Midlands, England

  • Sector:

    Skilled Trades & Labour

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  • Contact:

    Nicole Hodgson

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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1st Step Solutions have a new opportunity for a HV Protection Engineer (11kv - 33kv) in the Midlands. The HV Protection Engineer role is home-based, with the Engineer travelling to various MOD and RAF sites throughout Lincoln, Birmingham, and Nottinghamshire. The HV Protection Engineer will be completing testing works on various substations. All testing on the electrical substation apparatus will be completed with AC voltage

The tests include:

  • Withstand/proof testing
  • Insulation resistance (IR) measurement
  • Leakage current testing
  • Partial discharge
  • Tan delta
  • SEPAM testing

In return:

  • Competitive salary, in line with the current market
  • Negotiable rate enhancement
  • Company van provided
  • Market-leading benefits scheme, including company pension
  • Experience working on various sites

Desired Experience:

  • 5+ years of experience (post-apprenticeship)
  • JIB Gold Card
  • HV Certificate (Desired, not essential)

You will be required to provide the following:

  • Recent references where you have performed similar duties.
  • Proof of your industry certification
  • Proof of your right to work in the UK

If you are interested in the position or wish to discuss further please call the South East Trades team on 0207 846 7622 or email .