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Electrical Engineer


Urgently seeking a Electrical Automation Engineer,

Initial 5 month contract and the position will be hybird with weekly visits to site required in London .


  • Participate in project teams for ship new construction and conversions, including the preparation of outline specifications, technical evaluation of tenders, negotiation with short listed bidders, plan approval, design discussions with builder, attendance and witness at factory acceptance tests, commissioning and trials.
  • Development and Introduction of new technologies to support the client's powering progress strategy e.g. Fuel cells, hybrid battery systems and energy efficiency technologies.
  • Design, installation commissioning, certification and repair of equipment.
  • May be designated as a Technical Authority (TA), or Subject Matter Expert (SME).
  • Member of the Maritime Design & Engineering Global Technical Discipline.

Skills and requirements:

  • Relevant sea going experience or design and commissioning experience with a marine/offshore biased equipment vendor or designer.
  • Extensive practical and theoretical knowledge of electrical power systems or electrical control systems and of relevant issues in marine and offshore construction, design and operations.
  • Full understanding of the relevant Electrical Engineering Standards and Safe Working Practices.
  • Knowledge of electrical equipment suitable for use in hazardous areas and hazardous area installations.
  • Ability to analyse and develop proposals and solutions to a wide range of technical and operational problems seeking guidance from Senior’s where necessary.

Even better if you have:

  • Experience in Heavy Electrical Power, Refineries, Off-Shore Engineering and Shipbuilding industries preferred.Chartered Electrical Engineering status is advantageous.
  • Experience in Power Systems, Control Engineering, Instrumentation, Project Delivery.
  • Managing Sub-Contracts and Contract Management is nice to have.

Michael Bailey International is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Electrical Engineer