Site Manager - T&D

WRD Consulting Ltd
350.00 - 450.00 GBP Daily + GBP350 - GBP450/day
20 Mar 2019
16 Apr 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
A leading advanced automation and real-time business intelligence company specialising in Automation, Control and IT Solutions and Services with major customers in the Transmission & Distribution, Nuclear, Power Generation, Utilities and Oil & Gas markets. The Company is renowned for its innovation, technical excellence, and project delivery, quality and safety.

Summary of Role:

Looking for an additional experienced Site Manager with a sound Electrical Engineering background to work between our Staffordshire headquarters and client's sites. The successful candidate will be based at our Staffordshire Office. Responsible for all site related aspects of delivering E,C&I projects Safely to cost, time and specification, the successful candidate will be qualified as described below and ideally will have recent relevant experience.

Role Description:

* Managing the installation and customer acceptance of Substation Control System projects in the Transmission and Distribution Business in accordance with National Grid safety standards and local site work practices

* People-management responsibility for leading and motivating a subset of the project team of software and hardware engineers (typically 1 to 5+) during the site installation and commissioning phases of the project

* Control and management of installation sub-contractors (typically cable installation and minor electrical/mechanical works)

* Hold regular report and progress meetings with clients including production of related minutes

* Liaise with Health and Safety Manager regarding all aspects of welfare on site

* Ensuring through close liaison with the Project Management that sufficient resources are planned for site work to enable delivery to cost, budget and quality

* Available to assist with Electrical Installation/Test/Commissioning activities

* Able to interpret customer requirements, undertake site surveys and produce electrical drawings/installation specification

* Undertake Risk Assessments and produce Method Statements, Create / input into project safety health and environmental plans.

Essential Requirements:

* To have successfully completed Client Contractors National Safety Group Safety Passport Supervisor training

* To have successfully completed specific health and safety awareness training delivered by recognised training provider (IOSH, CITB, RoSPA, BSC etc), e.g. manual handling, (preferred qualified to minimum of Appointed Person), lifting operations (banksman/slinger), working at height, CDM, confined spaces etc.

* First Aid at Work Certificate

* To have successfully completed CDM Training relevant to specific site responsibilities

* Demonstrable experience of delivering E,C&I solutions on site with a track record of success - on time, to specification and on budget within a commercial environment

* Strong and practical safety ethos

* Must be prepared to travel and work away at customer sites

* Full UK driving licence.

Desirable Requirements:

* Educated to at least HND level or higher with additional relevant experience

* IOSH SMSTS certificate

* To have successfully completed Construction Industry Training Board Construction Skills Site Managers Safety Training Scheme course (5days) or equivalent

* To have commenced National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH) National Construction

* Able to drive RTU/SCADA/DCS from a diagnostic perspective and fault find on electrical circuits

* AutoCAD experience

* National Grid experience including knowledge of TP's especially TP144

* To hold National Grid Person and BESC certificates

* Trained in Temporary Works Coordination / Supervision