HV Electrical Engineer

Reference: CG/67532_1719492972
  • Negotiable
  • Aberdeen
  • Energy

Title: HV Electrical Engineer

About the job

Mane Energy are currently recruiting for an Electrical Engineer for HV Cable Termination and Testing Service in Aberdeen.

Based in our client's Westhill facility, Aberdeen, the position will be a full-time, permanent staff position.

The successful candidate will have relevant experience in a similar role; be willing to travel offshore and internationally; possess a can-do attitude; a strong attention to detail and demonstrate a firm commitment to delivering and maintaining a high level of client service.

Overall Purpose of the Job

Onsite team lead for termination and testing of HV (up to 66kV) array cables for offshore wind farms.

The applicant will be the subject matter expert for our client's HV IAC T&T service. They will provide support technical support for tendering and project engineering of HV IAC T&T scopes. They will lead the delivery of these scopes onsite (onshore, offshore & overseas).

It is envisaged that over time this role will transition to an office based one as our client develops capacity in HV IAC T&T.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Lead projects onsite.
  • Assist in the preparation of project documentation and reports by providing technical expertise to the project teams.
  • Assist with preparation of tenders including preparation of method statements and equipment lists.
  • Responsible for overseeing daily site operations.
  • Ensure QA and HSE requirements are met.
  • Attend client visits to provide technical support to Business Development.
  • Oversee general daily functions performed/assigned to subordinates.
  • Provide on-the-job monitoring of tasks and activities.
  • Empower subordinates in achievement of tasks.
  • Encourage and develop team relationships.
  • Assist in the development of the BMS with respect to electrical engineering, including forms, risk assessments and method statements.
  • Assist in the development of suppliers for electrical termination and testing equipment as well as HV and FO termination and testing contractors.
  • Ensure compliance with Quality and HSE Management System by ensuring that all operational requirements are performed / completed in accordance with agreed procedures.
  • Ensure daily Tool Box Talks are held onsite with all work teams under their control and that PPE is suitable to meet job requirements.
  • Write reports including inputs to all project related documentation e.g. Project Quality Plans, Project Risk Assessments, Safe Job Analysis and Management Reports.
  • Adhere to Company's policies and procedures.

Qualifications Required (Technical, Professional, Academic)


  • BTEC Diploma (Level 4), City & Guild, or HNC in Electrical Engineering
  • Possession of/or the ability to get an RUK Wind Turbine Medical Certificate
  • Possession of/or the ability to get GWO Certificates


  • Electrical Installation
  • Fibre Optic Cabling & Termination
  • HV Cable Jointing

Experience required


  • Leading onsite delivery of HV IAC and Fibre Optic T&T for the renewables industry, preferably offshore.
  • Sound technical knowledge of HV IAC and Fibre Optic T&T operations and equipment used.


  • Experience in electrical installations or maintenance for offshore O&G installations
  • Experience within the project environment

Personal Skills

  • Must have strong communication skills, with the ability to negotiate and influence others.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Enthusiasm and commitment.
  • Personnel supervisory skills.
  • Ability to work well in a team whilst also independently using own initiative.
  • Ability to build strong relationships across the business.
  • Confident and articulate with good diplomacy skills.
  • Proactive with a high attention to detail.
  • Represent our client's best interests at all times.
  • Strong quality focus is a must and able to prioritise tasks with minimal supervision.
  • Computer literacy - Competent in the use of Microsoft Office applications.
Calum Galvin Executive Account Manager

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