Electrical Test Engineer

Posted on Jun 11, 2019 by CV-Library

Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
Accountancy
Immediate Start
£40k - £60k Annual
Full-Time
Test Responsibilities

* Supporting/standby Test Engineer, ability to run motors tests, string tests in the absence of Senior Test Engineer. Includes electrical power connections to inverters and VSD’s.

* To complete Factory Acceptance Tests and customer witness tests of company equipment when required.

* Experience of High Voltage (HV) and Low Voltage (LV) systems, to BS7671 and a working knowledge of 17th Edition electrical standards and IEC standards is desirable.

* Trained in HV safe working practices to Safe Approved Person (SAP) level, is desirable but a safe working knowledge and ability to demonstrate the connection of electrical power systems is essential.

* Knowledge of design and test of electrical motors for 3.3kV and 11kV applications.

* Design and commissioning of LV electrical panel systems.

* Support of pump commissioning activities at customer sites.

* Establish safe system of work procedures when testing MV or HV motors.

* Sign off and approval of equipment electrical test results

* Check client supplied VSDs for ‘string tests’.

* To complete Factory Acceptance Tests and customer witness tests of equipment when required.

Additional responsibilities (Desirable)

* Evaluation, supplier selection and procurement of electrical motors ranging from 20kW to 1.3MW (4 pole to 12 pole) as per customer specification and internal hydraulic requirements.

* Maintain a close working relationship with hydraulic and mechanical design team to achieve project timelines and adherence to customer specifications and compliance.

* Produce electrical PID’s and instrumentation diagrams.

* Specification and selection of power cables and instrumentation to project specifications.

Test Support

Key Performance Indicators

* Support design team on delivery of project milestones in timely manner

* Contractual Electrical compliance

* Preparation of electrical and test procedures

* Electrical lead on design improvement activities, which include product improvements and cost reduction activities.

* Promotion of safe working practices for electrical applications

Required Skills

* Working knowledge of electrical design tools such as Matlab, C++ programming and Daisylab.

* Knowledge of high voltage switch gear, inverter drives and VFD’s.

* Technical resolution of electrical issues for test and design.

* Able to demonstrate working with a multi-disciplined design team.

* A ‘hands on’ approach to support test requirements

If this is for you then please send me you CV ASAP

Reference: 210198121

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