Electrical Engineer (Grid) - Solar & Storage (Greek Speaking) - UK / Germany / Greece

Posted 15 February 2022
Salary Up to £55,000
LocationUnited Kingdom
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameNathan Quinn

Job description

The Opportunity 

A rare opportunity to join a leading international renewable IPP who are looking for a Grid Engineer to oversee Renewable projects in the UK & Greece. 

The Role

  • Participate in worldwide energy projects from the conceptual phase until the operation 
  • Take on engineering and design of grid connections on utility-scale PV power plants 
  • Support the project development with technical expertise during the early stages of projects and new markets 
  • Qualify and manage external engineering consultants Specify and coordinate the technical aspects of tendering interconnection infrastructure projects (power transformer, substation, AIS/GIS switchgear, cable route, overhead line) to subcontractors 
  • Coordinate subcontractors during design and execution of projects in cooperation with the on-site team 
  • Aggregating, managing and producing documentation and information for management, clients, lenders and advisers Meet with utilities and stakeholders worldwide for technical discussions 
  • Coordination and communication with third party technical advisors 

The Person

  • Academic degree in the area of electrical engineering, renewable energies or similar with a focus on energy technology International experience in the field of grid connection of power plants from medium up to extra-high voltage level 
  • Competent use of MS Office applications 
  • Knowledge in grid compliance studies and usage of simulation software (PowerFactory or PSS/E) are welcome 
  • Positive attitude and enthusiasm to learn Existing certificates would be an advantage (e.g. SAP, IOSH, NEBOSH, etc.) 
  • Languages: English, Greek is a big advantage