|Job Ref:||204718022||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||London||City:||London||Address:||Post Code:||WC1A||Post Date:||02/10/2016 04:32|
Field Engineer (Electrical and Control Systems)|
1. Purpose of the Job
Responsible for overseeing the technical and quality aspects of Electrical and Communication installation activities within an area of responsibility as appointed for a geographic location, contract or for a system.
2. Principal Accountabilities
Assisting the Project Field Engineer in discharging delegated duties and responsibilities of the Supervisor under NEC3 ECC, where applicable.
Undertaking reviews as required of contractor technical submittals, (including fabrication drawings, method statements and work package plans where obligated by third party agreements only).
Providing Field Engineering input to the RFI / NCR / FCD process and where directed seeking input from the Railway Systems discipline specialists.
Determining need (with the Project Field Engineer) to engage Railway Systems for interpretation or approval of design changes or non-conformances that constitute design changes.
Providing input into engineering solutions / field sketches / specifications to resolve site based queries and coordinating resolution of issues with the Engineering Manager/Railway Systems where required (and where it is not the responsibility of the contractor).
Keeping the Project Field Engineer informed of technical issues on site.
Monitoring the contractor in ensuring that proper processes are identified and implemented to achieve contractual quality compliance with the Works Information Part 20 ?Quality Requirements?, Part 29 ?Design, Assurance, Records and Certification? and elements of Part 14 ?Management and Administration of the Works?.
Supporting the PFE in the review and acceptance of contractor construction records and associated certification packages.
Receiving and commenting on contractor daily reports.
Supporting the PFE in the review and acceptance of the Contractor?s Inspection and
Test Plans (ITPs).
Monitoring the contractor?s compliance with their ITPs and participating in inspection witness and review points, seeking support as required from the Railway Systems discipline specialists.
Providing input to the NCR and Punch Works process at contract level seeking support as required from Railway Systems discipline specialists and other specialist functions in evaluating conformances and assessing contractor recommended dispositions.
3. Mandatory Requirements
Co-operate with The client?s in all matters relating to health and safety, including following safe working procedures at all times and undertaking frequent health and safety tours.
Act as a role model for the client?s vision and values, behaving in ways that are in alignment with the client?s Ways of Working. Encourage and support others to do so too.
Promote equality in the workplace and adopt appropriate behaviour when interacting with colleagues.
Take necessary care to properly protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of corporate information from unauthorised disclosure, modification or destruction. Never knowingly put the client?s information or information systems at risk.
4. Main challenges of the job
Responsible for putting in place systems and procedures that will ensure railway engineering works are delivered in accordance with the Technical Assurance Plan, and Systems Integration Management Plans.
Manage works that have complex interfaces between sub-systems, and with the client?s civil station and Systemwide contracts, which require effective configuration and interface management during implementation, testing and commissioning phases.
To support compliant handover of the completed works to both railway infrastructure operators.
To ensure contractor compliance with safe methods of railway working, throughout the project execution phases.
To ensure the internal interfaces between the client?s contractors and the external relationships with Network Rail, London Underground and other project partners is managed in such a way as to ensure timely and safe completion of the programme.
To ensure the contractor complies with their own quality systems.
To work with the Project Manager and Project Construction Manager to build effective working relationships at the appropriate level within the contractor?s team
5. Dimensions & Interfaces (both internal and external)
Reports to Project Field Engineer
Works closely with contractor?s site installation team and the client?s site management staff, area quality representatives, engineering manager and document controllers.
6. Person Specification
Degree qualified electrical engineer.
Experience of Electrical and Communication engineering and/or Electrical and Communication installation on major rail infrastructure projects.
Knowledge and experience of rail infrastructure project quality systems and processes.
Knowledge of the NEC3 form of contract and of CDM Regulations.
Knowledge and experience of site-based ES&H processes and procedures/regulations.
7. Role Specific Requirements
Professional Qualifications in Electrical Engineering.
Design and construction experience in electrical systems within a railway environment.
Have knowledge and experience of EMC, SCADA, and HV protection.
Have a good knowledge of railway regulations and standards.
Familiar with railway operational requirements