Job Overview

type : F/T 37.5 hours
location : Livingston
category : Electrical

EV Project Engineer

We are currently looking experienced Project Engineers with an Electrical bias to join our team. The successful candidate will bring their knowledge and skills gained in the Electrical Vehicle infrastructure or similar industry to join the successful Renewables team. This is the perfect time to join a growing company which has ambitious plans for the future.

As a Project Engineer, you will provide full project guidance and ensure that plans are developed and agreed as the overall work package evolves. You will also be responsible for preparing project status reports by collecting, analysing, and summarising information and trends before recommending actions to be taken.

Main Duties

  • Arranging site surveys to take measurements, photos, asking questions of operations, understanding of process, assessing access and egress.
  • Write detailed and accurate Risk Assessment and Method Statements (RAMS).
  • Resolve technical and logistical issues as they arise.
  • Supporting the sites’ needs, material, labour, resources and plant.
  • Drive and lead procurement of materials through creation and review of bill of quantities.
  • Evaluate, organise and prioritise workload within the schedule.
  • Attend client meetings.
  • Liaise with clients.
  • Regularly reporting projects progress and updates to Senior Management.
  • Technical assessment of supplier quotations.
  • Programme management: adherence to programmes and report to management on any discrepancies.
  • Supplier management: Day to day liaison with suppliers and sub-contractors.

What are we looking for?

  • Relevant engineering degree or HND in related electrical engineering or appropriate experience
  • Competent in Microsoft suite of software such as Word, Excel, Powerpoint & MS Project is a preference
  • Manage own workload to ensure priorities and deadlines are maintained
  • Ability to write detailed reports
  • Appreciation of financial cost control (supported)
  • An understanding of a variety of forms of contract is preferable
  • Understanding of Electrical Vehicle charging infrastructure is preferable however we also encourage those with experience in a similar industry
  • Valid UK driving licence

Why work for us:

WGM are committed to supporting an inclusive work environment that empowers all our employees without exception. We have a salary on offer that is competitive within the market, expanding benefits package which includes; increased annual leave entitlement depending on length of service, Employee Assistance Programme, Death in Service benefit and a company sick pay scheme amongst others. There is also a chance of real internal progression within WGM Engineering, and we can provide you with all the materials and support to achieve personal goals.

We would ask that recruitment agencies refrain from contacting us at this time.

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