Schneider Electric Vacancies 2022 in Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom – Project Engineer

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At Schneider, we believe access to energy and digital is a basic human right. We empower all to make the most of their energy and resources, ensuring Life Is On everywhere, for everyone, at every moment.

We provide energy and automation digital solutions for efficiency and sustainability. We combine world-leading energy technologies, real-time automation, software and services into integrated solutions for Homes, Buildings, Data Centers, Infrastructure and Industries.

We are committed to unleash the infinite possibilities of an open, global, innovative community that is passionate about our Meaningful Purpose, Inclusive and Empowered values.

Schneider Electric has a great opportunity for the right people to join our team as Digital Power Project Engineers. Please note that this time we are looking for 2 talented candidates to join our Team!

Due to the locations of the clients you will work with, you would be ideally based in the South or the Midlands of England, or Wales, however the work will involve travel around the UK and occasionally abroad to meet project deliverables.

The position requires a proactive customer driven approach, demonstrating full ownership and responsibility for implementing and completing projects with the customer. The role involves engineering, managing, planning and resourcing multiple projects within the projects team.

It also requires close working with fellow Engineers and Project Managers as well as the Commercial Team for supporting additional sales opportunities.

Your responsibilities:

  • Carry out engineering design and commissioning of Digital Power projects, H & S documentation, Design and O & M documentation
  • Operate and deliver multiple projects to our customers through Schneider Electric Quality Management System and Health and Safety Management System
  • Ensure that defined project goals, objectives and performance measures are met or exceeded
  • Provide full technical management of the projects
  • Identify project issues and put proactive plans in place to resolve effectively and in a timely manner
  • Financial control of small projects; including procurement, invoice approval, variation handling, final account agreement, monthly cost to complete reviews. Close liaison with the commercial team
  • Be the sole representative for Power Solutions and develop key relationships with the customer/contractors. Attend site meetings with the customer, contractor, subcontractor, consultant as appropriate
  • Take a proactive approach to progress projects and own technical ability
  • Be prepared to travel and at times work away from home within the UK or abroad

About you:

  • Qualified to degree level or similar in relevant discipline (Engineering and/or Business) but please note that candidates with equivalent level of experience will also be considered
  • Be able to demonstrate related work experience and a strong track record in customer project delivery
  • Hold a strong working knowledge of electrical distribution and power quality concepts
  • Power monitoring systems experience is required, in particular use of Schneider Power Monitoring Expert software.
  • Knowledge and/or experience and industrial communications networks and protocol knowledge. E.g. OPC, Modbus, Ethernet, IEC61850 is advantageous
  • Experience and knowledge of modern control systems in electrical automation applications (SCADA, RTUs, PLCs) is beneficial although not essential, along with experience of Schneider Electric products such as T300, Saitel RTU, Micom, M580 PLC’s
  • Possess knowledge of cyber security considerations for designing modern communications networks
  • Ability to develop engineering solutions from concept through to site commissioning and witnessing
  • Be able to build a good customer relationship, and a strong collaboration with sales team for change order management team
  • Experienced user of project management software tools (MS Excel, MS Project, MS Teams)
  • Experience with MS SQL Server and basic scripting/writing queries is advantageous
  • Ability to work independently without supervision
  • A keen learner with a positive attitude to solve problems and collaborate with others
  • Fluency in English (written and verbal) is a must, another language would be valuable
  • Hold a full driving license and right to work in the UK

We seek out and reward people for being straightforward, open, passionate, effective and challenging the status quo. We want our employees to reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate. We welcome people as they are, creating an inclusive culture where all forms of diversity are seen as a real value for the company. We’re looking for people with a passion for success — on the job and beyond. See what our people have to say about working for Schneider Electric:

Our offer to you:

  • You can look forward to growing your career in a dynamic workplace with significant personal responsibility and attractive development opportunities
  • Flexible working models to ensure a balance of family and working life
  • Optimal support on your career path through regular training opportunities
  • A dynamic and personal atmosphere, working with a global energised team
  • A company culture that encourages performance and cooperation
  • An attractive compensation package including the comprehensive fringe benefits expected of an international company

At Schneider Electric, Diversity & Inclusion is at the heart of our organisation, it’s an integral part of our history, culture and identity. We recognise that embracing diversity unlocks innovation and creativity and fosters collaboration. We want our employees to reflect the diversity of our communities and the customers we serve. As a result, our teams are stronger to drive the company’s future.

Please submit an online application to be considered for any position with us. This position will be posted until filled.

You know about us, so let us learn about you! Apply today.

Schedule: Full-time

Req: 007HZ5

Company: Schneider Electric

Vacancy Type: Full-time · Entry level

Job Location: Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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