We are currently recruiting an Electrical Engineer to join the Port Engineering team.
Under the direction of the Infrastructure & Utilities Manager and the Head of Engineering & Procurement, you will manage and maintain the Port’s infrastructure and services, ensuring continual operation for both the Port and its tenants.
Services are delivered across sites covering over 1,000 Acres with approximately 125 Buildings and Warehouses.
As an Electrical Engineer in the Port Engineering Asset of the Port of Tilbury you will be responsible for maintaining, installing and operating a wide range of mechanical and electrical infrastructure across the Port Estate.
Key items include the high and low voltage power networks, telephone and CCTV systems, fixed wiring certification, intruder and fire alarm systems and all other jobs that come through the Port Engineering helpdesk.
You will be liaising with staff, customers and contractors on a daily basis, preparing reports and budgets, when necessary, along with managing capital projects and utilising the various Port computer systems. You will also organise and maintain accurate maintenance records to ensure compliance with legislation and ensure that important tasks are completed within required timescales.
Some experience of working with high voltage equipment is essential for this role and training will be provided to achieve Senior Authorised Person (S.A.P.) status. You will need to be highly responsible and conscientious, with good attention to detail and have a flexible attitude to work. With excellent interpersonal skills you should be capable of dealing with people at all levels.
You will have completed a recognised Engineering Apprenticeship and be qualified to a minimum level of HNC/HND or NVQ equivalent and you will have a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite.
The normal hours will be day-work Monday to Friday but there may be a requirement to work unsociable and or additional hours so you will need to display a good degree of flexibility to meet occasional and unexpected challenges. Note, this vacancy is a non-overtime grade.