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Electrical Project Engineer - Battery Storage

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Electrical Project Engineer - Battery Storage

London / Kent

£55'000 - £85'000 (depending on experience) + Bonus + Healthcare + Other Benefits

Are you a project engineer with a technical understanding of the design and delivery of complex infrastructure projects?

Do you want the opportunity to progress within the consistently evolving renewable energy sector in a fast-paced and technically challenging role?

On offer is an excellent opportunity to join an innovative renewable energy specialist where you will play an integral part in the successful delivery of prestigious energy storage projects.

This multifaceted organisation are seen as industry leaders within the UK Energy Storage market, specialising in the development, delivery and asset management of utility-scale battery storage projects. They have the expertise and capability to deliver scalable projects efficiently and effectively, with plans to supply over 1GW of projects within the UK market. As a result, they now wish to grow their highly skilled team to drive the delivery of projects and facilitate future success.

In this role, the successful candidate will be responsible for managing the electrical design and delivery of utility-scale battery storage projects. This will involve reviewing and contributing on designs, attending design meetings, liaising and coordinating with manufacturers and suppliers across the globe, conducting quality and safety audits on site, and writing reports on findings.

The ideal candidate will have strong technical knowledge and experience delivering complex infrastructure projects, such as utility-scale renewables, substations and rail systems. Candidates must have a relevant engineering degree or equivalent.

This is an excellent opportunity for a to build a long term career in the renewable sector and contribute to the growth of battery storage within the UK market, in a dynamic and pivotal role within an organisation of passionate industry experts.

The Role:
*Manage the electrical delivery of utility-scale battery storage projects through full lifecycle
*Review and contribute to designs, and attend design meetings

*Coordinate between various contractors suppliers and installing major pieces of plant
*Conduct site audits to assess quality, safety and any problems
*Write up reports on findings
*Place of work is predominantly on site or in the Central London office

The Person:
*Proven background working on the delivery of complex infrastructure projects (renewables, rail, substations, gas etc)
*Excellent technical knowledge of projects and ability to deploy that through lifecycle
*Degree or equivalent in relevant engineering discipline (electrical, mechanical, power systems, etc)
*Excellent ability to problem-solve
*Adaptable and pro-active approach to work

Key words: Construction, Project Engineer, Electrical, BESS, Energy Storage, Battery Storage, Utility-scale, Renewable, Electrical Infrastructure, Megawatt, MW, Electrical, High Voltage, HV, Project Finance, London, Essex, Kent, West Sussex, Surrey, London, Maidstone, Canterbury, Crawley, Croydon

Job Reference: BBBH220987

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Gabrielle Peters at Rise Technical Recruitment.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.

The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.